Thomas 'Tom' Ligon began his pastoral career in 1993, after his retirement from the United States Navy. He studied Social Psychology at Parks College in 1997. In 2002, he attended Liberty University and pursued a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Biblical Studies, graduating in September 2010. He was ordained as a Deacon in 2004, and received his license to preach in 2008. In 2011, Pastor Tom received his Certificate of Ordination and became the Pastor of Burrows Memorial Baptist Church.
" I believe in teaching the Bible, missions, evangelism, and worship of our Lord, Jesus Christ. I really feel that the Lord desires us to be involved in the community and to share His love through us. I believe in praising the Lord through song, service, and worship."