Pastor Greg is a native Texan, from Dallas. A graduate of Dallas Baptist University and Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, he holds a BAS in Business Administration and Christian Ministries, and an MDIVBL. He is currently working towards a D.MIN. at Dallas Theological in Church Revitalization. He has been married to Kim for 36 years and they have six children, James and his wife Kathryn, Elisabeth and her husband Mark Swofford, Lottie, and Emma. They now have four grandchildren, Landry, Benjamin, Jack and Liam.After serving as a Pastor for 7 years, he and Kim were appointed to the International Mission Board and served in Puebla, Mexico as Spiritual Formation Mentor, and as a Strategy Leader in Mexico City until being called to Ridgecrest. Pastor Greg brings to Ridgecrest a passion for making Disciples of Jesus through a very intentional observance of the teachings of Jesus. He brings a vision for loving God, loving people and making disciples. He is passionate about building relationships and community. In his free time he enjoys eating good food, especially good Tex-Mex and good Texas BBQ while watching his Texas Longhorns!