Rev. Tim Rice was our missions speaker for the 2017 Missions Festival. Click on a link below to listen to this outstanding series about church planting.
Rev. Tim Rice, Lead Pastor of Trinity Presbyterian Church of Lakeland, is responsible for developing and maintaining Trinity’s spiritual well-being. He and his wife Julie have been married for 30 years and have four children.
Tim has 35 years of ministry experience including college ministry at F.S.U. in the mid-1980’s, following which he started the youth ministry at First Presbyterian in Lakeland in 1986. Tim was then the Associate Pastor at Covenant Presbyterian of Lakeland and launched a campus ministry (Reformed University Fellowship) at Florida Southern College in 1993.
Tim was commissioned to start at Trinity Presbyterian in 1997. Since then, he has helped to apprentice five additional church planting apprentices, and their ministry team has helped to start four additional churches in the greater Lakeland area. He helps train and coach other church planters throughout the county.