Ray Fairchild, Ministry Specialist



Joined NBA Staff January 2014


Primary Responsibilities:

  • Nolensville Zone facilitator

  • Pastor to language pastors

  • Develop associational prayer strategy

  • Coordinate ESL training

Previous experience:

  • Assimilation/evangelism minister Brentwood Baptist, Brentwood, Tennessee

  • Missionary with IMB in Brazil

    • State evangelism director Northeast Brazil

    • Church planting in Brazil

    • JUREP (Brazilian publishing house) translating Experience God; Mind of Christ etc.

    • Led numerous Experiencing God/Mind of Christ/Masterlife confernces throughout Brazil.

    • Brazilian Home Mission board evangelism/discipleship/church planting training. Church planting/growth consultant for Brazilian Baptist convention.

    • Strategy coordinator Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

    • Mobilization coordinator for Rio de Janeiro

    • Prepared church to receive volunteer teams Evangelism training for Rio de Janeiro -Tennessee partnership

    • Listening ear and prayer partner to pastors

  • Pastoral

    • Pastored three churches in Texas


  • M.Div Southwestern Baptist Seminary Ft Worth, Texas

  • BA Houston Baptist University, Houston, Texas


  • Portuguese

  • Understands Spanish

Ways I can assist you and your church.

  • Help church develop an appropriate evangelism/assimilation strategy appropriate for your church

  • Help with Storying as an evangelism discipleship strategy.

  • Help with resources for community connections ministry

  • Help develop an adequate prayer ministry for your church.

  • Help with resources for ESL training

  • Pulpit supply

  • Listening ear and prayer partner.