Sierra Baptist Association
Wednesday, May 18, 2022
A Family of Southern Baptist Churches
Dr. Eddie Miller
Director Of Mission
Home Office (775)-575-6159
mobile:  (775) 741-6194
     Eddie is a 1975 graduate of Carson-Newman College.  He received his Master of Divinity degree from Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary in 1978 and later earned a Doctorate of Ministry from Southern Baptist Theological seminary in 1988.  Eddie has a wide range of ministry experience that began in 1971 and includes youth and music ministry, as well as, pastoral experience in Texas, Tennessee and Illinois.  Eddie has served as the Director of Missions of Sierra Baptist Association since 1992.  Eddie has a combined thirty-nine plus years of professional ministry experience that aids in his service as Director of Missions.  In 2007 he was instrumental in starting the Network of Baptist Associations which serves associations all over the US and Canada.
     As the Director of Missions of Sierra Baptist Association, Eddie encourages mission endeavors on the part of churches within the association to intentionally reach every person in our area with the Gospel through whatever means necessary.  He encourages the planting and growing of biblically patterned churches that will multiply disciples through worship, evangelism, discipleship, ministry, fellowship and missions.  He encourages the development of leaders at every level within the churches through training, coaching, mentoring and networking.  He encourages churches and pastors through any means necessary to develop and execute meaningful ministry in their context.  He supports churches and pastors through transitions of all kinds through whatever means available.  He facilitates staff members of the association to encourage and support churches in the association in their God given mission to reach the world with the Gospel.