Craig is a pastor with the heart of a shepherd whose goal is to connect people with the God of the Scriptures and help make the application of the biblical text understandable for everyone. He lives that God can be known to everyone who is willing to seek Him. He dedicates himself to the study of scripture, sharing the gospel and equipping the saints for ministry. He is a great encourager of men to be the spiritual leader in the home, workplace, community and church. He believes that God is doing great things in Grapeland, and if we join Him in the work He will grow the kingdom here and we will glorify the Lord.
Craig and Stacy have been married 27 years and have served the Lord in ministry 22 of those years. They love the Lord and want the Holy Spirit to work through them in all that they do. They have ministered together serving churches in North and East Texas.
Stacy is a teacher and has taught 17 years serving students ranging from Pre-K through high school. She holds a Bachelor degree in Communication Sciences and Disorders and a Master degree in Deaf Education, both obtained from Texas Woman’s University in Denton, Texas. Her certifications include general education, education of the Deaf and Hard-of-Hearing, and the Visually Impaired. She also holds a Physical Education certification as well. Currently, she teaches 1st-2nd grade. She loves working with students and helping them to learn to and see potential in themselves.
Craig began his ministry as a youth minister while earning a Bachelor of Arts degree in Biblical Studies/Pastoral Ministry and a Master of Art in Pastoral Ministry, both from The Criswell College in Dallas, Texas.