The True Vine Baptist Church (TVBC), founded in 1932 by the late Reverend J.W. Hamilton, is located on the corner of Grebe and Kingfisher Streets in North Baton Rouge, in the heart of the Scotlandville community. Located within walking distance to Southern University at Baton Rouge, TVBC endeavors to reach people for Christ through Evangelism, Scripture, Worship, and Fellowship which results in Discipleship.
In its eighty plus years of service, TVBC has worked together in love and grown tremendously. The following men of God have prayerfully led our congregation as pastor. They are: Rev. J.W. Hamilton, 1932 - 1951, Rev. F.R. Green, Sr., 1951 - 1990, Rev. F.R. Green, Jr., 1900 - 2009, Rev. S.J. Warner, 2010 - 2014, and Rev. A. Gavin 2015-2017.