About Tim

Dr. Tim Spivey is Lead Planter of New Vintage Church in Escondido, California. Tim is a Southern California native with a deep and contagious passion for God and ministry. He is married to Emily and the father of three beautiful daughters. Through gifts of leadership and teaching, Tim offers biblically-based preaching and directional leadership to New Vintage Church.

In addition to serving at New Vintage Church, Tim remains a sought-after speaker at Christian events throughout the country and serves as a church and organizational consultant–as well as Adjunct Professor of Religion at Pepperdine University.

Tim has published a number of articles and reviews, as well as his first book, Jesus the Powerful Servant. He is a regular contributor to Church Executive, ChurchLeaders.com, Faith Village, and Sermon Central. An original, interactive leadership experience, Breaking Through Imaginative Gridlock, is available through Leadership Network’s Leadia app.

He holds the Bachelor of Arts in Religion, Masters of Science in Ministry and Masters of Divinity degrees from Pepperdine University, and Doctor of Ministry degree from Abilene Christian University.