Michael Cooper, Jr.

Michael was redeemed by Jesus at the age of 17 and was called to the ministry at 18. He and his wife Kailie are the proud parents of two little girls, Sophia Grace and Lydia Joy. He is the pastor of Grace Community Church in Mabank Texas and is active in the Southern Baptists of Texas Convention. Michael has earned two degrees from Criswell College and is an alum of The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary. Michael has contributed articles to various websites and publications. He is passionate about expository preaching, drumming, and the Dallas Cowboys.

Aaron Scarbrough

Jesus saved Aaron at the age of nine years old and called him to full-time ministry at the age of thirteen. He has served on Church staff in various roles over the years and is currently the Pastor of Graceview Baptist Church in Burleson Texas which he planted in 2011. Pastor Aaron earned his B.A. in Biblical Studies from Criswell College, in Dallas Texas and is currently pursuing an M.A. from Criswell College. He has contributed to various books over the years and is writing a book based upon the Baptist Catechism for the maturing believer.


Joshua Hebert

Joshua Hebert was saved as a child in a Christian home; as a teenager he submitted himself fully to Christ’s reign. He attended Criswell College in Dallas, where he earned a B.A. and an M.A. in Biblical Studies. He also attended Wheaton College Graduate School in Chicago, where he earned an M.A. in Biblical Exegesis and discovered that there is really no valid substitute to a supreme deep-dish pizza from Gino’s East. Joshua met his future wife, Alex, at Criswell College and they were married in 2016. They welcomed their son Paul to the family in 2018. Joshua is the pastor of Calvary Baptist Church in Kemp Texas.

Joshua Crutchfield

Joshua was saved and called to ministry at a young age. He is married to Jamie and they have 4 children. He is the pastor of First Baptist Church in Madisonville Texas and is currently the Vice President of the Southern Baptists of Texas Convention. He has over 15 years of pastoral experience in SBC churches in Texas. He is a two time graduate of Criswell College, an alum of Dallas Theological Seminary, and is in the dissertation phase of his Ph.D at Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary. He has written articles for various blogs and has contributed to academic journals.