Staff

Wade Allen

Wade Allen joined the pastoral ministry team at Temple in June 2014. Before coming here, he served as a missionary/church planter in Asia for over twelve years. A native of Northwest Arkansas, Wade is excited to return to his roots, and bring …

Bryan Taylor

Bryan and his wife, Mandy, are both native to Northwest Arkansas. Bryan graduated from Springdale High School in 1990, and Mandy followed him the next year. Bryan and Mandy have been married for 22 years and have two beautiful children—Maryssa, age 13, and Shea, age 6.

John O’Connor

John O’Connor joined the pastoral team in April of 2016, after hearing the call of God on his life. Born in Washington D.C. to a military family, he was afforded the opportunity to live all over the country and a little…

Ron Fields

Ron Fields grew up in Southeast Missouri, received his Bachlor’s degree from Southeast Missouri State University and a Master of Divinity from BMA Theological Seminary.

Elaine Simpson

Elaine Simpson has been working at Temple Baptist Church as the Church Secretary and Church Clerk since November of 1998. She is responsible for all the paper work and purchasing for the church, along with a job description of “anything that needs to be done.” She is the glue that keeps this place together.

Ron Simpson

Church Treasurer and Deacon of Temple Baptist Church.
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