Our Staff

Senior Pastor

FBC Crawford is in the beginning phase of searching for a new senior pastor. If you wish to be considered, you may submit your résumé or other materials via email.

Sam Johnson | Music Minister

Sam lives in Waco with his wife Brianna, both of whom are Baylor University alumni. Sam completed his undergraduate degree in Church Music at Baylor University in 2015, and is now working towards a double Masters of Divinity and Church Music at George W. Truett Theological Seminary and Baylor University. Sam and Brianna seek to glorify God in all that they do and have had the privilege of serving at FBC Crawford since May 2016. Sam enjoys making music, camping, hiking, biking, playing soccer, and woodworking in his free time.

Patrick Martin | Youth Minister

Patrick was called as youth minister at First Baptist in October of 2017. He grew up in China Spring, Texas and earned a degree in psychology at Angelo State University. Patrick came to faith in Christ at the age of 18, during his freshman year of college. Over the next few years, God gracious called him into ministry. Patrick spent six years in San Angelo volunteering with youth and collegiate ministries. Patrick, along with your ministry responsibilities, is pursuing a Masters of Divinity degree at George W. Truett Theological Seminary at Baylor University. He is honored to work with the students in Crawford. Patrick says, "God has given me the desire to disciple students and to guide them towards a closer relationship with Christ."

Mary Lou Borries


Laura Dunn


Trae Kendrick

Women's Ministry Director & Missions Coordinator

Karan Merenda

Wednesday Night Meal Coordinator

Misty Smith

Children's Coordinator

Tiffany Crook, Nursery & Preschool Coordinator

Jennifer Smith, Sunday School Director

Kevin Smith, Drummer

Stacey Metayer, Church Clerk

Marsha Kiel, Financial Secretary

Brad Kendrick, Treasurer

DeAnn Kenney, Custodian