Roy Bryant has been pastor at First Baptist Church since July 1st, 2015. He has served on pastoral staff at various churches in Missouri during his 26 years in ministry.
Brother Roy received his Bachelor of Arts degree in Christian Education from Southwest Baptist University in Bolivar, Missouri. He graduated in May of 2018 from Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary with his Master of Theological Studies. While attending SBU, Roy married the love of his life, Michelle, and they started a family together. By the time Michelle graduated with a Bachelor of Music Education from SBU, three sons had been born into the family.
Today, Michelle is a music teacher at School of the Osage in Osage Beach, Missouri. Together they enjoy watching movies, going on trips, and spending time with their children and their grandson.