Tim received a bachelor's degree in Music Education at Oral Roberts University. He sang and played piano for the Oral Roberts World Action Singers while a student. Tim then became the pianist and background vocalist for the Grammy award-winning group, The Imperials. He later returned to the Oral Roberts University as Campus Worship Leader, Associate Chaplain, and pianist for The Richard Roberts Live show. In 1991, Tim and his wife Monica moved to Minnesota to join the staff of Living Word.
Tim presently serves as an associate pastor over Creative Productions. This includes music ministry, drama ministry, sanctuary sound, and technical support. Tim and Monica have produced seven music CDs and are the producers of Living Word's annual Christmas production.