Senior Pastor — Rick White
Rick has served as the senior pastor of Christian Fellowship since the church’s inception in 2003. He has a B.S. in Pastoral Ministry and Evangelism, a master’s Degree in Educational Administration and a Master’s of Divinity. He has over 30 years of service in ministry, as well as 20 years in education as a classroom teacher, coach and principal. He has been married to Susan for 27 years. They have three children – Jordan, Chase and Luke, and 6 grandchildren.
Worship Pastor— Andy Binion
Andy and Lana Binion both grew up as preacher’s kids and were involved in ministry from day one. After they were married in October of 2000, they jumped directly into ministry. Over the course of their marriage they have served in the ministry in various areas ranging from Worship Pastors to Associate Pastors. In 2007 they accepted a Full Time role of youth pastors at Destiny World Outreach center. The youth ministry grew from 40 to over 450 in 3 and half years. In 2013 they pioneered Life Church in Killeen Texas. They pastored there for almost 4 years. They have 2 wonderful children Drew and Abby. Along with being called to serve His Kingdom and to help others fulfill their calling, they are passionate about leading people into God’s Presence through worship.
Connections Pastor —
As a 3rd generation Pastor, LeAn has spent 14 years of her adult life in pastoral ministry. She also spent another 19 years in Market Place Evangelism with her husband Jerry who passed away in December of 2015. She attended Southwestern Assembly of God University after High School and later completed her studies and graduated being certified in Interior Decorating. In 2016 she joined the staff of Christian Fellowship as the Connections Pastor. She desires to help others “connect” to their place in the body of Christ and is passionate about seeing that no one within in the church family spends life alone by making the ministry of Life groups her number one goal. She is very involved in missions as an Executive Board Director of the Jerry Norman International Academy. She has two adult daughters, Jill and Lacey and one grandson, Drake.
Student Pastor —
Lane Scruggs graduated from Southwestern Assemblies of God University in December of 2014. He has a Bachelor's Degree in Youth and Student Ministries, as well as an Associate’s in both Bible and General Business. His passion is to see teenagers develop a deep and lasting relationship with Jesus, and graduate from high school with a good sense of what God’s purpose is for their lives. His hope is to develop life-long Christians, and believes that this goal can be attained by helping students know what they believe and why they believe it. Lane has been married to his wife, Jolie Scruggs, since April of 2017. Jolie has a Bachelor’s Degree in Counseling as well as an Associate’s in Bible from Southwestern Assemblies of God University, and is using those degrees at Spindletop Center in Beaumont.
Children's Pastor — Jonathan Bottoms
Jonathan graduated with a Bachelor's degree in Church Ministries from Southwestern Assemblies of God University with an emphasis on Children and Family. He has a passion for evangelism as well as seeing kids grow in who they are in Christ. His wife, Amanda, graduated with a Bachelor's Degree in Education. Together, they strive to equip parents with the tools they needed to raise spiritually healthy families