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What an IFB Wishes Would Change About the IFB

A conversation with Dave Malinak. Dave is an independent Baptist pastor serving at the Berean Baptist Church in Ogden, Utah. Connect with Dave at ⁠https://DaveMallinak.com Access note and resources for this episode at https://BryanSamms.com/Notes Watch this episode...
How Should the IFB Change?

How Should the IFB Change?

A conversation with Dave Malinak. Dave is an independent Baptist pastor serving at the Berean...

Lessons from Spurgeon

Lessons from Spurgeon

Bryan discusses valuable insight from the life and ministry of Charles Spurgeon. Watch this...

Navigating the Grey Areas

Navigating the Grey Areas

Ministry and Christian life can sometimes present "gray areas" that are tough to navigate. Listen...

More Midlife Musings

More Midlife Musings

Bryan reflects on how what he has learned from his experiences as a husband, pastor, and leader in...

Welcome to Church Advance with Bryan Samms

A native of Charleston, West Virginia, Bryan loves fishing, coffee, preaching, and his family. He and Angie have five kids – Adrianna, Brent, Blake, Ashley, and Braxton. Bryan has been in preaching ministry since 2002 and has been lead pastor of River City Baptist Church in Jacksonville, since 2016. He has earned a DMin from Pensacola Theological Seminary.