T.J. McCormick is the founding and lead pastor of Coastal Community Church. Before starting Coastal, T.J. served on staff at Bayside Community Church where he was in charge of leading small groups and missions for the church. T.J.'s passion in life is to help others to discover their potential and fulfill the purpose and plans that God has for their life. T.J. has been married to his wife Shayla for the past 12 years. They have been friends since they were 11 years old and now enjoy loving life together. While not pastoring a local church, T.J. enjoys playing golf and playing golf and then playing some more golf.