Meet the Pastor

Our Senior Pastor

A minister for almost 20 years, He has been Senior Pastor of two previous churches; Chapel Creek Fellowship in Ft. Worth, Texas, a large independent church that Mike and his wife Missy helped establish; and Calvary Baptist Church in Winchester, Virginia, a Southern Baptist church founded in 19537, where Pastor Mike was the Senior Pastor for seven years.

 

Mike served in the United States Navy and received an honorable discharge in 1984.  For over fifteen years he was a partner in Don’s Pool Service, a business begun by his father that grew to include both his brothers.

 

After moving his family to Ft. Worth, Texas, Mike enrolled at Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary and graduated with a Masters Degree in Divinity in 2002.  He also holds a B. A. in Telecommunications from the University of Florida.

 

Born August 15, 1957 in Gainesville, Florida, Mike has been happily married to his wife Missy for over 25 years, and they have two children: Mikel and Meghan.  Their residence is in Strasburg, Virginia.