Rick and Carol married in 2003 and have become an inseparable team in life, business, and ministry.
Rick Tallent is a veteran bi-vocational minister who has preached across America and pastored churches in Tennessee, Kentucky, and Texas.
"Bi-vocational means that I have worked a regular job to support my 'ministry habit'!" he explains.
A broadcast consultant, he has worked for many radio and television stations, including a few major Christian networks, and provides technical support in addition to sharing his experiences in management and station ownership.
Rick has also appeared on radio and television programs across America as a guest commentator and political analyst, using his conservative convictions to explain the necessity of the nation adhering to biblical and constitutional values.
In 1994, Rick published his first book, Preparing to Make War.
His first two novels, Of Friends and Familyand Finding Rhonda were released in 2014 and have been well-received.
He currently is completing the first three novels in a series entitled Deception By Proxy.
A frequent guest of radio and television shows, Rick is available to speak to groups, civic organizations, and and church groups.
Rick and his wife Carol reside in Lafayette, Georgia.
Rick with the late Dr. Phillip and Hazel Crouch, renowned Assemblies of God missionaries and educators.
Rick ministering under the "Big Gospel Tent" in Kirbyville, Texas (2012)
Rick being interviewed on KITU-TV (TBN) in Beaumont, Texas
Old friends and fellow ministers who greatly influenced Rick's life and ministry:
Rev. B. H. Clendennon
Dr. R. W. Shambach
(1988 @ Victory Temple in Beaumont, TX)