Dr. Les Griffin : Director of Missions
Dr Griffin came to the CPBA in May of 2011 after pastoring for over 25 years at FBC of Crosbyton. He is married to his grade-school sweetheart, Betty, and they have two children, Emily Davis and her family of Anton, and Nate Griffin and his family of Pflugerville. His mother lives in Round Rock and his father was a long-time pastor across Texas. Dr Griffin has a history of preaching in several churches in the area, including Date Street of Plainview. He received his Bachelor's from University of Texas and his graduate degrees from Southwestern Seminary of Fort Worth.
Susan Barkley : Ministry Assistant
Susan works to keep the office running efficiently and to make sure everything stays organized. At the Association Office, they stay busy serving all the churches in the three different associations. Susan has worked at CPBA since 2008 and enjoys helping churches, pastors and staff with all the little things that go along with serving in the ministry.
Susan is married to Brian, who is the pastor at First Baptist Church, Edmonson for over 12 years and served 32 years with the State of Texas. They have 2 grown sons: Edward and David. Susan enjoys sewing and quilting for family and friends and likes to help with local community ministries. She enjoys Texas history, antiquing, small town shops, Bed & Breakfast inns, mountain cabins and sharing coffee with friends.
David Vela - New Area 2 Representative - Texas Baptists
David has joined Texas Baptists to become the Area 2 Representative serving a wide region including the Midland-Odessa area. David will continue to work with us for a while on our Leadership Training Sessions during 2021. These will meet on the 4th Saturdays of each month, Jan, Feb, Mar, Apr, May. We will use materials from LEAD LIKE JESUS. If you are interested contact David.
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