Pastor Ty Choate
Reverend Dr. Tyrone Choate Sr. is an ordained American Baptist Minister that is serving as Senior Pastor at the First Baptist Church of Red Bank, New Jersey. He has Bachelor of Arts Degree from the University of Cincinnati, a Master of Ministry Degree, Doctorate of Theology, and Doctor of Pastoral Counseling from Andersonville Theological Seminary and The National Christian Counselors Association. Pastor Choate served at the Billy Graham Crusade in Cincinnati, Ohio in 2002 on the Pastor's Committee and as a Supervisor of Counselors. Pastor Ty has a heart for reaching the lost and a zeal for living out the Great Commission in the local church, community, country, and around the world. He recently acted as Counseling and Follow-Up Co-Chairperson for the Jersey Shore Will Graham Celebration and host Pastor for the Global Leadership Summit at Ocean Grove.
Pastor has been blessed by opportunities to witness and preach in various parts of this country and in other nations through revivals, retreats, men's conferences, and mission trips. He has been married for over 27 years to his wonderful wife, Janine, and God has blessed them with 4 children and two grandchildren. Pastor Ty is a board member at Solutions, and on the ABCNJ Long Term Recovery team for hurricane Sandy. Pastor Ty was also the Monmouth County Counseling and Follow-Up Chairperson for the 2011 Jersey Shore Will Graham Celebration at Ocean Grove and was quoted in an article about the Celebration in BGEA's Decision Magazine.