Rev. Boyd Thomas Tucker III (Tom)
Dr. Tom Tucker was born on October 29, 1958 in Moncks Corner, SC. The son of Dr. B.T. and Mary Tucker (Union, SC), being a preachers son he was raised in South Carolina, Georgia and mostly in North Carolina. He received Christ at the age of 9 and was baptized at East Hickory Baptist Church in Hickory, NC. God called Dr. Tucker to preach at the age of 18, but he rejected the call. After 12 years working in the Retail world, he surrendered fully to the Ministry in 1989. Dr. Tucker is married to Brenda, from Greenwood, SC. They have 2 children, Krystal and Joshua. Krystal is married to Jared Ribble and they have 1 child – Aiden, they live in Nashville, Tenn. Joshua is married to Lauren and have 3 children – Abigail, Anderson and Anna-Grace, they live in Rock Hill, SC.
Beginning with his first pastorate, Dr. Tucker has brought a spirit of evangelism and commitment to the Word of God. He has served as pastor of churches in NC and SC and is now the Senior Pastor of Sisk Memorial Baptist Church in Fort Mill, SC.
Dr. Tucker graduated from Covington Theological Seminary. He attended Campbell University and has received an honorary doctorate from Covington Theological Seminary. In 2016 Dr. Tucker received a Lifetime Ministry Recognition Award from Covington Theological Seminary.
Pastor Tom has served on numerous Associational, State and SBC committees. In 2005 he served as the President of the South Carolina Baptist Convention Pastors’ Conference. In 2013 he served as the Chairman of the South Carolina Baptist Executive Board. In 2015 he served as the 1st Vice president of the South Carolina Baptist Convention. He presently is serving on The Southern Baptist Convention Executive Committee and is the President of the South Carolina Baptist Convention for 2016. He is a featured devotional speaker for the Billy Graham Evangelistic Association offices. He is also Extension Dean for the Fort Mill Campus of Covington Theological Seminary.
Tom Tucker Ministries began in 2002 with the purpose of training Pastors in South Africa. The Lord has allowed him to preach in numerous revivals all over America and in other countries. His has a heart for the Word and for believers to realize who they in Christ. He is available for revivals, Men’s Conferences, and Sunday School Conferences.
For more information on the teaching & preaching ministry of Pastor Tom Tucker – www.tomtuckerministries.com.