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Coleman Philley

Coleman Philley is the Senior Pastor of Katy’s First Baptist Church. Born and raised on the eastside of Houston, he earned a B.S. in Civil Engineering from Texas A&M University. He earned an M.Div. and is a Ph.D. student in Systematic Theology from Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary. Before entering full-time ministry, Coleman worked as an engineer at a private consulting firm in west Houston. He is passionate about text-driven preaching that shows God’s Word to be relevant among all cultures, ultimately leading to heart transformation. He and his wife, Jennifer, have been married since 2007, and have two sons and one daughter.