Associate Minister of Contemporary Worship
Tommy Rowe, Associate Minister of Contemporary Worship Tommy (a.k.a. T. A. Rowe) plans and guides the 8:45 a.m. Contemporary Worship Service on Sundays. Born on a small farm in Georgetown County, Tommy grew up in Horry County, and graduated from Myrtle Beach High School, and the University of South Carolina, and the Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary with a Master of Divinity with Languages.
A professional musician and entertainer for 25 years, Tommy left the entertainment business in 1982 to become a Minister of Worship for the Lord. Since then, he has recorded five Christian praise and worship albums. Tommy writes, arranges and records music as given by the Holy Spirit and uses many types of music to convey the love and message of Jesus Christ, including hymns, gospel songs, spirituals, choruses and cutting-edge contemporary. Tommy came to First Baptist Church in 2002 to create and develop our contemporary worship ministries.
Tommy is married to his ministry partner, best friend and soul mate, Cynthia (Cindy) L. Rowe. They have four daughters and five grandchildren. Tommy and Cindy are both passionate about serving the Lord! They want to make God smile.