Andrew Irwin-Student Minister

Andrew Irwin

Joined GBC Staff: January 17, 2017

Salvation story (quick version): I was saved when I was seven years of age. God called me to the ministry when I was 18 years old.
Previous Lines of Work: BCM-Shreveport-Intern, and Short-term missionary

One of the Things I Find Most Fascinating: It is fascinating to me that God, who is self-sufficient, would use someone like me to reach the nations for His glory!

Best Thing Someone Said to You: If you fail to plan, you plan to fail.
Life Motto: Love God, Love people, and serve the world

Three People I'd Like to Meet: David Platt, John Piper, and Mike Krzyewski

My Hero: Wilbur Irwin-My grandfather who pastored for over 35 years.

Most People Don't Know I was the dance team manager at Hinds Community College my sophomore year. I received a scholarship that paid for all my school that year. I got to hang out with 22 young ladies four days a week and be like a brother to them.


Book: The Hole in our Holiness by Kevin DeYoung
Food: Mexican food
Snack Food:Boiled peanuts
Movie: Remember the Titans
Actor: Chris Pratt
Actress: Connie Britton

Time of Day: Mornings
Season: Spring
Place in the World: Buc-ees or Gatlinburg, TN
Place to Pray: In my office
Recreational Activities/Hobbies: Disc golf
Scripture: Ezekiel 36:26-27
Sports Team: Ole Miss baseball, basketball, and football; Duke basketball, Chicago Cubs, San Antonio Spurs, Nebraska football
Sport: Basketball, baseball, and football

Food: Bananas, tomatoes, and mushrooms
Time of Day: Mid-Afternoon
Season: Winter