Terry answered God's call on his life to be a pastor in 1979. His first pastorate was First Baptist Church, Darrouzett, TX, and then South Lawn Baptist Church, Amarillo. In 1985 Terry, his wife Debbie, and their three children received the call to launch a new church in Anchorage, AK. Beginning in the fall of 1985, and remaining at the church for twenty-three years, Rabbit Creek Community Church remains one of the strongest churches in the Northwest.
In 2008, Terry and Debbie went to the mission field on the Riviera Maya, in Mexico, where they were instrumental in planting two English-language churches. Terry was pastor of Lighthouse Church, Tulum, until answering the call to become senior pastor at Coryell Community Church, Gatesville, TX.
"Debbie and I are blessed to serve God by serving others through this dynamic church. Our vision is to Reach people and Teach people in every conceivable way that God reveals to us at CCC."
Fun Facts about Terry:
One of his life verses: Proverbs 4:23
Loves to court his wife, preach, fish, hunt, hike with his black lab, Timber, and travel
Favorite Movie: Hunt For Red October
Favorite time of year: I enjoy each season
Debbie became a Christian in 1977 and she says her life was never the same. It was shortly after this time Debbie and her husband Terry were called into full time pastoral ministry. Debbie served as Administrative Assistant for 23 years at Rabbit Creek Community Church alongside Terry who served as pastor. Debbie also serves as Secretary for Yucatan Outreach Ministries, a nonprofit organization, starting English-language Churches in Mexico. She served as Administrative Assistant for Lighthouse Church in Tulum, Mexico for 3 years.
Debbie and her husband Terry began serving at Coryell Community Church in October of 2011. Debbie is honored to be the church secretary and will probably be the first voice you here upon calling. Debbie has the gift of hospitality and mercy, is anxious to serve you. Just give her a call.
Debbie enjoys spending time with her husband Terry, their 3 children and 8 grandchildren. She enjoys painting, reading, old movies and sleeping late!
Favorite Movie: Gone With The Wind
Favorite Song: What Would Jesus Do?
Favorite Food: Halibut and Mexican Food
Favorite Pet: Timber, their black lab
Eloise has been married to her husband Lewis since 1969 and they celebrate having two children and four grandchildren. Before coming on staff at CCC, Eloise taught Kindergarten for 29 years.
Random Facts about Eloise:
-Her favorite Scripture is Proverbs 3:5-6
-She loves car racing
-Her favorite season is spring
-and her favorite movie is It's a Wonderful Life
Wil has been married to his beautiful wife Jamie since 2002. Together they have 2 wonderful children. He also loves the fact that he gets to work along side his wife at CCC. Jamie is the Children's Minister at CCC.
Will started serving in Student Ministy in 2004 and hasn't looked back. He teaches from the Bible, God's Word and stives to give youth the tools they need to make sure that they stay focused on thier purpose in life.
Random Facts about Wil:
-Drives a bus
-His favorite color is blue
-1 Corinthians 13 is his favorite passage
-His favorite movie is Dumb and Dumber
Jamie has been involved in children’s ministry for several years in different roles. In any place she serves her favorite part is the children and their excitement for Jesus! Her gifts are creative communication and administration.
“I am so excited to be a part of CCC’s children’s ministry! I am blessed to get to work with a team of teachers that are passionate about children. My vision is to reach out to children and parents each Sunday and Wednesday and every time in between that I get the opportunity.”
Jamie was born and raised in Gatesville and graduated from Gatesville High School. She married Wil Jackson in 2002 and together they have two children, Jozy and Zayden, and a beloved yorkie, Layla.
Favorite Verse: 2 Timothy 1:7
Favorite Movie: Steel Magnolias
Favorite Morning Drink: Diet Dr. Pepper
Favorite Season: Christmas!!