Our Mission & Vision

We are committed to being “REAL PEOPLE, MEETING REAL NEEDS IN JESUS’ NAME” as we work to fulfill the Great Commandment & the Great Commission.

Leadership Team:

Our leadership team recognizes the authority of God, and realizes that we are under-shepherds who serve under the Chief Shepherd, Jesus Christ. We desire to devote ourselves to prayer and to the ministry of the Word. Our passion and goal is to equip the believers for the work of the ministry until we all attain maturity in the fullness of Christ.

J. Carlos Garduno Ramirez


J. Carlos Garduño Ramírez, Lead Pastor

As the primary teaching pastor, Pastor Carlos has a passion for carefully unpacking the truths of Scripture. He has served at Tilden Baptist Church for three years. He and his wife have two children. Carlos has been active in ministry since 2007, and has a passion for people and helping other connect with Jesus Christ.  He has a Masters of Theology from Liberty University, and is currently studying for his Masters of Divinity through Logsdon Seminary.


Jennifer Wheat


Jennifer Wheat, Minister of Discipleship

Jennifer’s main responsibility is focusing on teaching and coordinating discipleship efforts to develop disciple makers of all ages at TBC. Jennifer and her family have served in church work, as they led a youth group for multiple years. Jennifer is currently working on a theology degree at Colorado Christian University. She is passionate about youth, family ministry, and missions.


Tracie Taylor


Tracie Taylor, Ministry Assistant

Tracie is the hub for the leadership team at Tilden Baptist Church. She has been serving McMullen County for four years in her current capacity. Tracie is an accomplished published author, wife, mother, friend, and partner in ministry. She has public education text editing experience that enriches the ministry at TBC. Tracie is a graduate of Texas Tech University.

What We Believe:

Baptist Faith & Message 1963