LMBC has five full time pastors and a full time administrative secretary. Our pastors have over nine decades of combined ministry experience. Our passion is to see people have a deep growing relationship with God through His Son, Jesus. We look forward to ministering to you and your family.
Nathan has been serving as lead pastor of Longview Missionary Church since June of 2010. He and his wife Ericka have been married since 1999. They were high school sweethearts from Sheridan (Arkansas) High School where they both graduated together in 1996. They have two children (Bethany and Micah). Nathan is a graduate of Central Arkansas Bible Baptist Institute where he has received Bachelors Degrees in both Bible Ministry and Theology, and Texas Baptist Institute where he received a ThM (Masters of Theology). Nathan was ordained as a minister in 2001.
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Tony serves as administrative pastor. He has been on staff since October 1989 and ordained in 1999. He graduated from Hallsville High School and has a Bachelor's Degree in Theology from Texas Baptist Institute and Seminary. He and Dianne have been married since August of 1979. They have two children and five grandchildren. Tony enjoys family, photography and traveling.
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Jimmy serves as Associate Pastor and ministers specifically in the areas of Music & Senior Adults. He and his wife, Donna, have been married since 1985. Jimmy, Donna and their three children moved to Longview in December 2002. He is a graduate from Texas Baptist Institute with an Associates Degree in 1982, from Arlington Baptist College with a Bachelor's degree in 1985 and received his Masters in Christian Ministry from Liberty University in 2017. He was ordained as a minister of the gospel by LMBC in August 2005.
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Josh serves as our Children's and College pastor. He is married to Shaylee. Josh loves his step-daughter, Olivia. Josh received his Bachelors and Masters degrees from Texas Baptist Institute. He surrendered to the gospel ministry and joined our staff in 2013.
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Ryan Carlisle is our new Youth Pastor! He began serving in April 2018. He is married to Bridgit and has two children, Ava and Max. Ryan graduated High School from Longview and has a Bachelor's Degree from UT Tyler and Texas Baptist Institute and Seminary, Ryan loves the outdoors.
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Jalena loves being able to minister in many different ways to the members of LMBC. She is a graduate of Hallsville High School and Kilgore College. Jalena has been on staff since December 2003. Jalena is married to Greg and they have 3 children, Madison, Elissa and Dylan. She enjoys spending time with her family and vacationing in Colorado.
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