Pastor Craig Taylor has over 40 years of experience ministering to people within the local church. He has been a part of Family Life Church for the last 30 years. The diversity of Family Life Church is a reflection of Pastor Craig Taylor's beliefs and core values. He attended Oral Roberts University and is a graduate of Rhema Bible Training Center. He is the founder and CEO of the Brazoria County Dream Center--serving our community by offering them a hand up. Originally from Birmingham, Alabama he has been married to Sandy for 38 years. They have two adult children, two grandsons and are waiting expectantly for the arrival of their first granddaughter this fall.
Pastor Sandy Taylor married her high school sweet heart, Craig, 38 years ago. Together they have served the people of Brazoria County for the last 30 years. As Executive Pastor of Family Life Church, Sandy is responsible for the day to day operation of the church--overseeing and managing the ministries that define Family Life Church. Sandy's view on life, family and responsibilities have been greatly impacted by the years she spent working in the Intensive Care Units as a Registered Nurse. Sandy serves on the Board of Directors of the Brazoria County Dream Center and has played an active role in empowering the Dream Center to touch lives and change our community.
Family Pastor: Birth to 18 years
Pastor Tiffany Lunsford is the Family Pastor of Family Life Church. She and husband Scott serve alongside her parents, Pastors Craig and Sandy Taylor, as they reach the community for Christ. She demonstrates a unique approach to family ministry as she strives to think outside the box in ministering to today’s children and youth. Tiffany sees the individual and seeks to impart a full understanding of God’s love and what it means to them. She holds a Bachelor's degree from Texas Tech University in Human Development.
Pastor Brad Ross and his wife Jessica are from Tulsa, Oklahoma. Brad has served the local church in a variety of roles for more than a decade. Currently serving as Youth Pastor of Family Life Church, Brad has a heart to help teens reach their full potential. Roots Student Ministries has experienced amazing growth under Brad's leadership. Brad has a straight forward philosophy: Love God, love people and do good. Brad is a graduate of Oral Roberts University with a Bachelor's degree in Music Technology.
Assistant Children's Pastor
Assistant Children's Pastor Michael Gundling has a passion for the next generation and seeing the word of God come alive in the hearts of children. He believes that every child has a purpose and the ability to see God do big things in their lives. Michael is from Friendswood, Texas. He graduated from Southwestern Assemblies of God University with a Bachelor's degree in Church Ministries and an Associate's degree in Bible.
Pastor Jesse Watson and wife Karis are native to southeast Texas. Jesse is a Christian songwriter, recording artist and Family Life Church's Worship Pastor. He never dreamed of writing songs or leading worship until God started drastically redirecting his life to ministry. His original music reveals his heart and passion. Jesse's goal is to shine the light of Christ on and off the stage, and inspire others to do the same. Jesse is a graduate of Lamar University with a Bachelor's degree in Health and Kinesiology.