Travis Agnew

Travis Agnew is a disciple, husband, father, and pastor.

He is married to Amanda and the father of Obadiah, Eli, and Gloria. He serves as the Lead Pastor of Rocky Creek Church in Greenville, SC.

Travis graduated from North Greenville University with a B.A. in Christian Studies and a Music minor. Earning his M.Div. and D.Min. from The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, his doctoral focus was on family discipleship.

The Agnews

Obadiah, Amanda, Gloria, Travis, & Eli

In addition to authoring Distinctive Discipleship, Wiki God, What God Has Joined Together5 Worship Team KillersDon’t Drop Your Kids Off at Church, It’s All About God, and Freshman 15, he has also developed LifeWay curriculum with the Kendrick Brothers including the studies The Battle Plan for Prayer, Honor Begins at Home, The Love Dare for Parents, and The Resolution for Men Bible Study.

Before serving Rocky Creek, he served in different Associate Pastor roles at North Side Baptist Church in Greenwood, SC.  Travis has worked on the religion faculty at Lander University and served on the Board of Trustees for North Greenville University.  

As time allows, he preaches at different conferences, events, and camps.  He blogs frequently about faith and family here at travisagnew.org.


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When We Work Together Rocky Creek

As the work on the wall began, Nehemiah organized the people into specific groups to accomplish the greater task. When we work together as the people of God, we can marvel at the progress He intentionally makes among us.

Commandments & Compromises The 2nd Mile Podcast

Your marriage would be much easier if sin weren’t in the picture. Unfortunately for you and your spouse, it is unavoidable. Your marriage can survive if you work together to navigate temptation, sin, and restoration when it all happens. It’s time to go the second mile with commandments and compromises.

Soteriology II (How Do We Reconcile God’s Sovereignty and Man’s Responsibility?) Rocky Creek Equip

Many people have attempted to reconcile God’s sovereignty and man’s responsibility, but the Bible never claims them to be at odds with one another. Discover the biblical approach for salvation regarding God’s part and our involvement.


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2022 Reading List

The Christian Husband: God's Job Description for a Man's Most Challenging Assignment
The Happy Christian: Ten Ways to Be a Joyful Believer in a Gloomy World
Mission Drift: The Unspoken Crisis Facing Leaders, Charities, and Churches
Your Future Self Will Thank You: Secrets to Self-Control from the Bible and Brain Science
The Letters to the Thessalonians
Exalting Jesus in 1 & 2 Thessalonians
Bonhoeffer: Pastor, Martyr, Prophet, Spy
Family Shepherds: Calling and Equipping Men to Lead Their Homes
Dangerous Calling: Confronting the Unique Challenges of Pastoral Ministry
The Cost of Discipleship
The Knowledge of the Holy
A Compassionate Call to Counter Culture in a World of Poverty, Same-Sex Marriage, Racism, Sex Slavery, Immigration, Abortion, Persecution, Orphans and Pornography
The Pentateuch as Narrative: A Biblical-Theological Commentary
Single Column Journaling Bible-ESV-Strap Flap
Defeating Darwinism by Opening Minds
A Theology for the Church
Everyone's a Theologian: An Introduction to Systematic Theology

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