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Travis Burns

Minister Travis Burns

Minister of Music


What do you do to relax?

Go to the movies and I like to go bowling with close friends.


What are you reading right now?

The Bible


What do you appreciate most about the people of Cedar Grove Church?

I appreciate the genuine care and the heart to do what is right towards others.


What quotes have you found most meaningful in life?

"Press toward the mark!" and "Moving Forward"


Why should an individual who has not been to CGC come visit?

There is a spirit of excellent circulating and there is phenomenal leadership who seeks to assist each person’s needs under the direction of one God.


What music are you currently listening to?



What websites do you visit daily?

Belmont University (where I attend college)


Where do you hope to be spiritually in the next year?

I hope to continue to be led by the spirit of God. I also want God to use me as a vessel to bring as many souls to the body of Christ as I possibly can.


Your Family

I am the son of Latonya and Dalton Jackson. I’m originally from Ripley, TN. My little sister’s name is Shantay Jackson. I am engaged to a beautiful lady Marissa Martinez. My family is the single most important earthly treasure that I could ever have.


Your Education

I am currently a full time student at Belmont University. I am seeking my Bachelors Degree in Business Administration / Entrepreneurship. I aspire to graduate this year, May 14, 2011!!!


Favorite Books

The Bible, Td Jakes Speaks to Men, Times, The Last Season: A Team in Search of Its Soul


Favorite Movies

The Prestige, The Departed, The Boondock Saints


Favorite Places

Ripley, TN , Tucson, Arizona , and New York, New York


Favorite Scripture

I don’t necessarily have a favorite scripture. They all connect and I could go all day. But the one that sticks out to me and gives me hope daily is (Psalm 46:1) "God is our refuge and strength, an ever-present help in the time of trouble."