Jimmy H. Scroggins IV

Professor of Christian Ministry

Scroggins is the lead pastor of Family Church, where he has served since July 2008. He is also a member of the Board of Trustees at Palm Beach Atlantic University. Before coming to Family Church, Scroggins served as the teaching pastor at Highview Baptist Church.  Scroggins has a decades-long history with Southern Seminary, having received his PhD and MDiv from SBTS after first coming to the seminary as a student in the mid-1990s. He served as dean of Boyce College from 2004–2008 and is the author or co-author of multiple books including, Turning Everyday Conversations into Gospel Conversations and Full Circle Parenting.  Scroggins and his wife, Kristin, have eight children and two grandchildren – James, Daniel, Jeremiah, Isaac, Stephen, Anna Kate, Mary Claire, and Caleb.

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Billy Graham School



B.A., Jacksonville University
M.Div. and Ph.D., The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary