Senior Pastor
Eric Nixon

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Pastor Eric joined the West Monroe Baptist Family as Senior Pastor in 2015.  Born and raised in East Tennessee, he married his high school sweetheart, Tracy, in 1993 and they have two children, Elias and Erin.


DSC03747Before being called into the ministry, Eric served in the U.S. Army as a Flight Medic and as a civilian he worked underwater as a Commercial Diver.  He graduated from East Tennessee State University in 2003 with a Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting, Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary in 2007 with a Master of Divinity with Biblical Languages and a Certification in Biblical Counseling from Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary in 2010.

The Nixon family has ministered to God’s churches in Tennessee, Texas, South Carolina and North Carolina.

Galatians 2:20 “I have been crucified with Christ; and it is no longer I who live, but Christ lives in me; and the life which I now live in the flesh I live by faith in the Son of God, who loved me and gave Himself up for me.

Associate Pastor of Youth & Music
Paul Self 

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Pastor Paul’s Sermons
Pastor Paul joined the West Monroe Baptist Family in April 2016 as Minister of Music.  He is married to Joanna and they have two daughters, Alyssa and Amber.

Pastor Paul graduated from Pensacola Christian College in 1996 with the degree of Bachelor of Bible.

Self Fam WMBCIt has been the honor of West Monroe Baptist Church to License Pastor Paul to the Ministry in April 2017 and complete his Ordination to the Gospel Ministry in September 2018.  In October 2018 Pastor Paul was called to serve as Associate Pastor of Youth and Music.


Financial & Administrative Assistant
Dianne Godfrey