Meet our Pastor


Ryan Reed

Ryan Reed, a West Tennessee native, was called to be the pastor at First Baptist in November of 2020. He is married to Jordan and they have two children, Knox and Lottie Ruth. Bro. Ryan has a great desire to proclaim God’s word and see it take root in people’s lives.

Bro. Ryan graduated from Blue Mountain College in 2013. He received his M.Div from New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary in 2018. He is currently working on his Ph.D. from Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary in Kansas City, MO. He has served three churches across Mississippi: Tishomingo Chapel Baptist Church in Kossuth as Associate Pastor/Youth Minister, Midway Baptist Church in Newton as Pastor, and now at FBC Bruce.

Bro. Ryan enjoys all things Tennessee, reading, and spending time with his family.