MEET OUR MINISTRY LEADERS
We have a wonderful team of dedicated staff and volunteers that lead each of our departments. Meet our pastors and department heads below!
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ASSOCIATE PASTOR: ERIK CRAIN
Pastor Erik has been blissfully married to Sis. Trina for 17 years. They have a beautiful furry-baby named Dotty.
He is a charter member of the church. Pastor Erik and Sis Trina's hearts are passionate for the lost and broken. Between the two they have about 15 years of children's ministry experience and he has had experience as an elder of the church for more than 8 years. He became credentialed in 2016 and served as Associate Pastor for 4 years.
Dustin has served as our Student Pastor for 8 years. He married his high school sweetheart Brooke in 2011. Brooke is now in her eternal home with Jesus. Dustin was born and raised in West Monroe, LA. He believes in leading by example. Love God, Love people! Dustin enjoys playing and watching sports and being in the outdoors. Dustin's home away from home is Branson, Missouri.
DEWAYNE & KACEY HIBBETS
DeWayne and Kacey have been married for 6 years and have two boys. Between the two of them they have approximately 15 years of ministry experience. Being a part of ministry is what brought them together.
They believe that children are not merely the "church of tomorrow" but very much the church of today. The same Jesus that lives in adults lives in children too!
Katie has served as Worship Pastor since October 2020. She was raised in Shreveport, LA. Since a young age, she has grown in passion and love for worshipping Christ through music and singing! Her only desire is to draw others to Christ and help lead others in worship to the Throne Room of God. In her spare time, she loves to compose music, play piano, hang with friends, make videos, and watch a good movie!
"In my heart there is a love for children that cannot be explained." Shirley Brandao has been married for 35 years and has 3 beautiful daughters and 6 wonderful grand children. She has had more than 20 years of experience with children as a school bus driver. She won the Support Person of the Year in 2018 with in her school system.
She has been the Nursery Director for the past 15 years and is grateful to God everyday for giving her the gifts that he has entrusted her with!