L.J. Rowden — Speakers of Bryan

LJ Rowden
L.J. Rowden

Director of Christian Formation

Office: Student Life Office

Academic Degrees
  • B.A., Communications, Bryan College, 2016
  • M.A., Biblical Studies, Bryan College, 2021


L.J. serves as the Director of Christian Formation at Bryan College. He earned a B.S. in Communications and an M.A. in Biblical Studies from Bryan. During his time at Bryan, L.J. was a pitcher on the baseball team. Before coming on staff at Bryan College, L.J. had the privilege of serving as an Associate Pastor, as well as in Student Ministry. L.J. is passionate about encouraging individuals to lead with integrity, as well as the importance of community.


  • Biblical Community: Living life in close proximity to other believers.
  • Christian Leadership: Challenging and encouraging others to be who God has called them to be in their everyday lives.
  • Healthy Habits: Creating and cultivating good habits in life to accomplish goals.

Experienced Areas:

  • Thematic and Expositional Preaching
  • Youth Retreats
  • Middle School and High School Chapels
  • Spiritual Development for Athletes

The Christian Formation Team here at Bryan has been an absolute honor to be part of. We have seen so much growth in the lives of many students this year and having the opportunity to walk alongside them has been a blessing.

— LJ Rowden

Bryan Christian Formation Team  |  Communication, Media & Culture  |  Class of 2014

Student Life Office
721 Bryan Drive
Dayton, TN 37321
BOX 7781

Office Phone: 423-775-7285