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We work to assist churches in Jesus’ mandate to make disciples that make disciples. We partner with churches in this effort through events, training, consultations and resources. 

Every man needs to develop spiritual rhythms in their walk with God. This 7 session book is an easy and practical tool to use in order to build spiritual rhythms in a multiplying disciple.

bold moves

This seven session session video series spotlights seven bold moves churches can take to become a disciple-making church.

Roles of a Man gives all men a proper framework of what it means and what it looks like to be a biblical man. This resource is designed for men of all ages, single or married.

journaling method

A four-step journaling method to help disciples of Jesus dwell in His presence and develop a rhythm of hearing and responding to God through His Word.



our staff

  • Jeff Lynn

    Senior Strategist for Church Health & Leadership

    Jeff Lynn serves as the Senior Strategist for Church Health and Leadership, resourcing and networking church leaders across the state. He has been in ministry for over 32 years, serving in itinerant Christian music ministry, as a Worship Pastor, and as a Senior Pastor for 25 years. He recently served as pastor of Yorktown Baptist Church in Corpus Christi, TX for twelve years. Jeff has been married to Renee since August 1988, and they have three sons, two daughters-in-law, and one grandson. Jeff’s replenishment therapy is golf.

  • Phil Todd

    Spiritual Formations Team Leader

    Phil joined the SBTC team in January, 2022.  Prior to joining the team he served churches in Texas and Louisiana for 30 years. He has served the local church as student pastor, small groups pastor, and executive pastor during that time. While serving in the local church Phil completed his Master of Arts in Discipleship from New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary. He is passionate about discipleship and is eager to support the local church in accomplishing the mission of making disciples.

    Phil is married to his beautiful wife, Lori Todd and they have two grown sons (Bryce and Blaine) and two wonderful daughter-in-laws. Apart from spending time with his family, Phil enjoys being in the outdoors, golfing, hiking, and a good cup of coffee.

  • Brock Woodard

    Church Health & Leadership Ministry Assistant

equip conference

In August of every year, the EQUIP Conference provides leadersthip training for all aspects of ministry and is designed for the local church who wants more leaders and wants to see their current leaders developed.


online training

If you are unable to attend regional training events and would rather watch videos than read, access a wealth of expert presentations using our Online Training videos related to church growth, sunday school and small groups.