Brian Bloye is the founder and lead pastor of West Ridge Church. In addition to seeing the metro Atlanta area reached for Christ, he has a passion to see churches planted all over the world. In 1997, he and his wife, Amy, moved to the northwest Atlanta area to plant West Ridge Church. The church has also been involved in planting churches around Georgia and the United States. Through Brian, West Ridge launched the West Ridge School of Church Planting. Brian also has a passion to network churches together to transform communities here and around the world. He is the founder and president of Engage Atlanta, an organization that is bringing the pastors of Atlanta together for the purpose of community transformation.
Brian has a B.S. degree from Liberty University and an M. Div. from Liberty Baptist Theological Seminary. He also did two and a half years of further masters work at Biblical Theological Seminary in Hatfield, Pennsylvania.
Prior to planting West Ridge, Brian spent three and a half years as student pastor at First Baptist Church, Pemberton, New Jersey and six years as student pastor at Thomas Road Baptist Church in Lynchburg, Virginia. He also served as an assistant professor at Liberty Baptist Theological for one year.
Brian and his wife Amy have two boys, Taylor, and Zachary. Brian enjoys investing in leaders and church planters, watching his boys play baseball and football, cycling, running, and spending time with his family.
You can connect with Brian on through his blog and twitter.