Our Ministry Staff


Senior Pastor - Rick Chitwood

rick.jpgWith genuine love and a dependence on God, Rick Chitwood serves as our Senior Pastor. With a passion for the life-changing power of the gospel, Rick shows us how to love God, love each other, and care about the world around us.

Rick holds a Th.M. from Dallas Theological Seminary and a D.Min. from Western Seminary. He and his wife, Michelle, have two daughters Holli and Megan. Holli lives in Minnesota and is married with two children. Megan is single and lives in the Dallas area.  Rick and Michelle enjoy many outdoor activities.


Youth Pastor - Aaron Parish

Aaron_100.jpgAaron Parish started working with youth the day after he graduated high school, and hasn't stopped since. He loves Junior Highers and their appreciation for silliness. He loves Senior Highers and their mold-ability. He loves to find the “wall-flower” and bring them into deeper community. He loves to find the courageous leader and harness their strength for Kingdom purposes. Most of all, he loves to watch students commit their lives to a radical degree of denying themselves, picking up their crosses, and following Jesus Christ.

Somewhere along the way Aaron went to college and seminary. He found an amazing wife, and has 3 kids. He is ecstatic about the role God has given him in his Kingdom story.


Associate Youth Pastor - Jonathan Cortina

JonathanJonathan Cortina’s passion is to build the Kingdom of God, bringing glory to Him alone, through teaching the Word of God and building disciples up whether they be children, youth, or college students. He loves to see the gospel of Jesus Christ transform the lives of students, see them make a difference in the world through their faith, and empowering them to be Biblical leaders in their community.

Jonathan is a Dallas native, has a B.A. in Development and Family Studies from the University of North Texas, and is currently working towards a Th.M. at Dallas Theological Seminary. He is engaged to his lovely fiancé Rebekah.


Children's Pastor - Titus Brown

Titus Brown - NHBC Children's MinisterTitus' passion is not only for children's ministry but also for the family as a whole. He loves to see families make a conscience effort to follow Christ.  Titus is greatly encouraged by how receptive children are to the Gospel.  His goal is to make the most out of every opportunity to engage children in God's Word and pique their curiosity about having a relationship with God, so as to win their hearts to Christ. 
Titus, a native of Prichard, Alabama, has a B.A. in Biblical Studies from Criswell College and a M. A. in Christian Education from Dallas Theological Seminary. He is married to his best friend, Gabby. They are the proud parents of two amazing little boys.


Worship Pastor - Sean Tracy