Dr. Jeremiah Bradford
Jeremiah has served as McCarthy's pastor since 2016. Converted and baptized as a boy, he is thankful for God's saving and sustaining grace. He is married to Kenan and they have four children. He is a graduate of Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary (M.Div. and M.A.), and doctorate from Southern Baptist Theological Seminary (D.Min.). Kenan is also a graduate of Midwestern (M.A. in Counseling).
They homeschool their children and enjoy reading, playing outside, and family trips. Jeremiah's passions include: expository preaching, biblical theology, and missions. His favorite authors include: John Bunyan, Charles Spurgeon, Peter Gentry, and T.D. Alexander.
Tyler joined McCarthy Baptist Church as the Associate Pastor of Family and Worship Ministries on July 1st, 2018. Tyler came to know Christ through hearing the gospel presented in his church’s Children’s Church ministry in Topeka, Kansas. God alone has the power to save, and Tyler is forever grateful for God’s saving work in his life. He graduated from Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary with a M.A. in Worship Ministries and from Washburn University with a Bachelors in Vocal Music Performance. Tyler sings baritone, plays piano and guitar, and enjoys directing choir.
He has been married to Alyssa, his beautiful wife, since June of 2015. Alyssa is from Overbrook, Kansas and has a Medical Office Assistant Certificate as well as an Associates of Science in Medical Terminology. They enjoy nature walks, board games, and scenic road trips. Tyler's other interests include reading books, watching football and baseball, playing basketball, and video games. His favorite worship artists include: Keith and Kristyn Getty, Sovereign Grace, and Rend Collective.