Carol McEntyre is the senior pastor at First Baptist Church in Columbia, Missouri.
- Where did you grow up?
In the small town of Sparta, Tennessee.
- What is your favorite verse, book or story in the Bible? Why?
My favorite story in the Bible is probably 1 Kings 19 when God speaks to Elijah in a still small voice.
It is a reminder to find the quiet center where God dwells.
- What is your favorite movie? Why?
I love all the Marvel movies because they are such good storytelling.
- Who are three people you admire?
Sharlande Sledge, associate pastor at Lake Shore Baptist Church in Waco, Texas, and one of my mentors in seminary; Beth Moore; and Brian McLaren.
- What is one little-known fact about yourself?
I love turtles. If I see them attempting to cross the street, I stop and help move them to the other side.