Jesse F. Owens, his wife Tiffany, and their son Gavin reside in Gallatin, Tennessee, where Jesse is leading a church plant and working for Welch College. Jesse is also a Ph.D. candidate in historical theology at the Southern Baptist Theological Seminary. Before moving to Gallatin, Jesse and Tiffany lived in Nashville where Jesse operated a family-owned landscaping business and ministered at Sylvan Park FWB Church. During this time he also earned degrees from Southern Seminary (M.Div.) and Welch College (B.A). His academic interests include church history, systematic theology, and homiletics.