Pastoral Staff

“If that don’t light your fire, your wood is wet!”

Dr. Gregory Pratt – Senior Pastor

Pastor Greg Pratt has been leading First Baptist Church of Collinsville since 2011. He and his wife, Ann, have 3 adult children and 1 grandchild.

Pastor Greg began his ministry career in 1992 and was ordained in 2002. He received his BA in Biblical Studies from Southeastern University, two MA’s in Professional Counseling and Management & Leadership from Liberty University, an MA in Religion from Liberty Baptist Theological Seminary, and his D.Min in Expository Preaching from Knox Theological Seminary. He has also authored a book, Natalie’s Story: A Journey from Fear to Faith, recounting God’s miraculous healing of his youngest daughter.

As a former sailor in the United States Navy, Greg has a love of travel and a fondness for the sea. In ministry, Greg’s greatest love is preaching. He is humbled by the beauty and depth of scripture, and thoroughly enjoys sharing biblical insights with others.

In addition to the pastorate at First Baptist Collinsville, he is a member of the adjunct faculty at Lindenwood University.