Meet The Team
Media Director & Building Supervisor
Rick grew up in Abilene, TX, and graduated from Abilene Christian University with both a B.A. and M.S. in Ministry. Since, 1977, Rick and his wife Mary have called Roswell home. They have two adult chidren, Jordan and Katie, and two grandchildren, Mathan and Mara Grace.
Rick and Mary started Grace Community Church in 1998 and is also involved with Community Bible Study at both the local and national level.
Rick is the author of "Living Your Dash: How to Find and Fulfill Your Life Purpose" and is also the title of our podcast.
Pastor of Connection
Sean Grew up in Kansas City, MO, the seventh child of Korean immigrants who fled the oppression of communism. Sean graduated with a BA in Bible from Southwest Baptist University in Bolivar, MO and is pursuing his MML through Rockbridge Seminary. Married to Brenda since 1991, They have two college-age kids, Hudson and Olivia.
He loves to run, swim and cycle (One day, all at once: The Milkman!), enjoy quality coffee, shoot things that go bang, and ride his motorcycle.
Pastor of Growth
Kevin and his wife Angela have been married for 21 years. Together they have five daughters who all serve the Lord in some capacity. They enjoy family times when they can get away together.
Kevin grew up in Orange Texas and Angela in Victoria Texas. They meet while attending SAGU in Waxahachie Texas. Together they have been in full time ministry for 20 years in several different areas of the country severing in several different types of positions.
Their purpose as a family is to serve those who need hope and help, and to be a voice for those who are marginalized and/or abused.
Pastor of Equipping
Barry was born and raised in Roswell and went to NMMI and NMSU with a degree in law enforcement. Barry's graduate was at Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary.
Barry and Cheryl grew up together, and married in 1993. They have two adult sons, Caden, and Cody, who os married to Rachel who have Caleb, Barry and Chery's grandson.
Barry's calling is to serve the local church by assisting it's members to find their place in ministry and to walk along side of them as they serve. His hobbies include shooting sports and collecting pocket knives and watches.
Children's Ministry Pastor
Alan Gedde is married to Tamra and they have six children. Alan loves to spend time with his family in any way possible. He also loves the outdoors. In the fall it is likely you will spot him at the sports fields or in the woods. His favorite passage is Psalm 127. He loves children and teaching them about how Jesus loves them
Student Ministry Pastor
Chris and April have been married since 2003 and have 4 children. Some of his favorite activities include spending time with his family, tickle fights with his children, landscaping and remodeling their home, and reading.
"I have worked at Grace since 2016 and have enjoyed every minute of it."