Director of Missions

Dr. Neal Hughes is the Director of Missions for the Montgomery Baptist Association. In 2016, he returned to the River Region and the MBA after serving as the South Region Director of the North American Mission Board for eleven years. Prior to Neal’s service with NAMB, he served as pastor of churches in Atlanta, Montgomery, Birmingham, and Weatherford, Texas. Neal is a graduate of Samford University, Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, and Liberty University. Upon completing his Doctor of Ministry degree, Neal graduated with distinction in Church Revitalization. His thesis was: Sons of Nehemiah: Raising the Leadership Level of Pastor Revitalizers. Neal and his wife, Mary, have three grown children (and one grandchild) living in Florida and Maryland. Our Director of Missions enjoys reading, fishing, church/revivalist history, and SEC football. Neal’s life verse is Philippians 3:10, “I want to know Christ-yes, to know the power of his resurrection and participation in his sufferings, becoming like him in his death.”

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