Rich and his wife, Marcy, are the parents of Ruthie (born in 2006) and Ruby (born in 2009). Marcy grew up in Brazil in a missionary family. Rich loves to travel, having visited 47 of the 50 United States, 24 countries and two of the world’s seven natural wonders.
Rich is a graduate of James Madison University and has a Master of Divinity with Biblical languages from Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, as well as a Certificate in Voice Technique and Musicianship from Berklee School of Music. He has been in full-time ministry since 1995, serving in churches in Texas, South Carolina, Florida, and of course, Arkansas.
Since 2010, Rich has led our worship ministry with emphases on equipping saints for the work of the ministry and ensuring that our corporate worship through song is both doctrinally strong and intergenerational in nature.