Spencer hails from Cincinnati, Ohio where he was saved and called into pastoral ministry. He met his wife, Taylor, in Louisville KY while attending Boyce College. In Louisville, he served for several years in college ministry and, before coming to Jacksonville, served as the Senior Pastor at Vine Street Baptist Church. Spencer is the co-author of Letters to a Romantic: On Dating, Letters to a Romantic: On Engagement, and Letters to a Romantic: The First Years. He is currently completing his Master of Divinity degree from The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, and is thrilled to serve as First Baptist’s Nocatee Campus Pastor.
He and Taylor currently live in Saint Johns, Florida. They love taking family walks, having people in their home, and exploring Jacksonville.