Staff

Sr. Pastor of Preaching & Teaching

Dr. Bruce Martin

  • Hometown: Elkin, NC
  • Wife: Brenda Martin
  • Son: Joshua (19 years old, second year at Campbell University)

Graduate:

  • Surry Community College, 1970 (AAS)
  • Appalachian State University, 1972 (BT)
  • Southeast Baptist Theological Seminary,
  • (1978 Master of Divinity, 1986 Doctor of Ministry)

Churches:

  • 1977-1979 Social Plains Baptist, Zebulon, NC
  • 1979-1986 FBC Elon College, NC
  • 1986-1991 Chestnut Hill Baptist, Lynchburg, VA
  • 1991-2016 Village Baptist, Fayetteville, NC
    • While at Village the church grew from 1,000 members to over 4,000 members.
    • Baptized over 1,800 people at Village.

Positions:

  • Executive Committee, Southern Baptist Convention (8yrs)
  • Cooperative Program Promotion, SBC (2yrs, Chair 1yr)
  • Budget, SBC (4yrs.)
  • Convention Arrangements for SBC (2yrs, Chair 1yr)
  • Trustee Orientation, NC Baptist State Convention
  • (3yrs, Chair 1yr)
  • General Board, Virginia Baptist General Association