TJ Childs, Contemporary Worship Leader
TJ has been the worship leader for our contemporary service since April 2010. He is an accomplished musician and is a natural energizer. If you like rock & roll, soul, or contemporary Christian music, you need to come visit this service! His favorite groups are David Crowder Band, Newsboys, Audio Adrenaline, Steve Fee, and Chris Tomlin.
TJ was also our Youth Leader August 2010 through October 2016. He has been working with youth since the summer of 2005. For two years, he worked for Cedarkirk Camp and Conference Center. Afterwards, he accepted a call to another church in the Presbytery of Tampa Bay for almost 3 years before arriving at Seffner Presbyterian Church. He remains close to Cedarkirk, as a summer volunteer worship leader.
Since finishing his degree in Interdisciplinary Social Sciences with a focus in Gerontology and Religious Studies, he now works full time for Hillsborough County School District. He still serves as the worship leader for our contemporary worship service, and as web content coordinator.
Interesting facts about TJ:
- Favorite color- Green
- Favorite book- The Lord of the Rings
- If I could be any animal- Giant Squid
- Most embarrassing moment- probably the apple sauce incident of 3rd grade!
- Most influential person in my life- My wife, Karen Strangest Talent- Eating massive quantities of BBQ!