Staff

Jeff Brooks

Jeff has served as our Senior Minister since September 2011.  A passionate and gifted speaker, he loves to teach the simple truth of the Bible in an engaging and memorable way.  He describes himself primarily as a sinner saved by grace.  A proud graduate of Abilene Christian University, Jeff has served churches first as a…

Leah Ross

Leah Ross joined the Lake Cities staff in June 2013 as the Children’s Minister. She and her husband Cameron have been married since July of 2012, and are loving life together. She graduated with honors from ACU with a degree in Early Childhood Education in 2009, and continues to have a strong passion for teaching…

Chet McDoniel

Chet joined the Lake Cities staff in November, 2013, as the Worship Minister, and is thrilled to be a part of this fantastic church. Chet graduated magna cum laude from the University of North Texas in 2002 with a Bachelor of Arts degree majoring in Radio, Television and Film production. As well as leading worship, Chet…

Luke Andrus

Luke graduated from Oklahoma Christian in 2016 with a degree in Youth and Family Ministry. He is excited to begin his journey as a youth minister and has a lot of ideas to create a community in which parents and their students can be involved. Luke is a lover of sports and Italian food. Baseball…

Jim McDoniel

Jim McDoniel

Jim began preaching while he was in high school, and can now claim over a half century of service in churches. He received the B.A. degree from Lipscomb University, with a major in Bible and a minor in speech. He received his M.A. degree from the Harding Graduate School of Religion and Bible in Memphis,…

Beverly Eden

Beverly Eden joined the Lake Cities staff in March, 2021, as the church secretary. She has been married to Paddy since May of 2004. Together they have 5 children and 14 grandchildren. She retired from Birdville ISD in June of 2020 after 35 years. Most of her years were spent as a middle school secretary/office…