Scott Bryant – Worship Pastor

Email Scott or 817.860.2957 Ext.316

Scott has served in vocational ministry for more than 34 years and has been the Worship Pastor at Lamar since 1987. He is passionate about the ministry of worship and a firm believer in the priority of worship for all Christians, regardless of their level of talent. Encouraging people to be daily worshipers, he also enjoys helping in every way possible those pursuing vocational Christian ministry. Scott earned Master of Church Music at New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary. He continued his education with doctoral studies at Dallas Baptist University, the University of South Africa, and Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary where he is now completing his doctoral work. Scott and his wife, Kendra, are blessed with two wonderful, married children.

Dr. Charles Redding - Pastor of Administration, Preschool, Children, and Families

Email Charles or 817.860.2957 Ext.310

Charles serves as our Pastor for Administration, Preschool, Children, and Families. He has been in ministry to Preschoolers, Children and Families for 30 years and has served at Lamar for more than 15 years. His passion has been to help children and families along their spiritual journey. Charles has been writing books and curriculum for 20 years. His most recent work, Relentless, Too! – a 40 Day Journey for Kids, is a companion book to Relentless, written by Pastor Kevin Moore. Charles is a conference leader who has taught nationally in Children’s Ministry and in Family Ministry. He earned a B.S. in Accounting, an M.A. in Christian Education, an M.A. in Marriage and Family Counseling, and a Ph.D. in Marriage and Family Counseling with a concentration in Children’s Ministry. Charles and his wife, Sandra, have been married more than 25 years and have two adult children.

Dr. Justin Buchanan - Interim Student Pastor

Email Justin or 817.860.2957 Ext.312

Justin grew up in the foothills of the Appalachian Mountains in Bristol, Tennessee as the youngest of three boys. He married his gracious and beautiful wife, Sarah, in 2003 and they have a tribe of five boys: Isaac, Ethan, Micah, Malachi, and Titus. The greatest moment of Justin’s life came at the age of seventeen. After living a filthy, broken, hopeless life as a rebel of God, he was rescued by the immeasurable grace and mercy of God through the completed work of Jesus’ death and resurrection. Justin began college with the intent to pursue a career in medicine until God made clear His desire for Justin’s vocational service in ministry. He has served as Church Planter, Lead Pastor, Student Pastor, and Middle School and Children’s Director in churches in both Tennessee and North Carolina. He currently serves as a professor at Southwestern Seminary in Fort Worth teaching primarily in the areas of student and family ministry. He likes classic cars, especially Mustangs, playing basketball and ultimate Frisbee, and one day when he has spare time he might like to take up some hobby.

Mtkham Mung – Pastor of Zo

Email Mtkham or 817.860.2957 Ext.306

Pastor Mung served as Youth Pastor at Kalay Zo Baptist Church in Myanmar (1995-2000). He loves to help the Zo refugee family to settle and their spiritual journey to their new home. It’s his passion to teach and preach to the non-english speaking Zo. Pastor Mung started Zo Baptist House Church, to reach the un-reached Zo refugees in 2011, and joined LBC in 2016. Pastor Mung earned his B.A in Biblical Studies; B.A in History and M.Div. He has been married to Zo Saan for 23 years and have two daughters.

Chinlianlal Tungnung - Assistant Pastor of Zo

Email Chinlianlal or 817.860.2957 Ext. 323

 Chinlianlal is from Manipur, India. He belongs to the Zo Tribe (people group from India and Myanmar). He serves as the Assistant Pastor of Zo at Lamar Baptist Church. Previously, he served as the Pastor of the Zo Christian Bible Church in Imphal, Manipur, India prior to his coming to the United States. He earned his B.A. (Honors) in Political Science at Delhi University and a Bachelor of Divinity from Union Biblical Seminary, Pune (Senate of Serampore, India). He came to Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary in Fall 2012. He graduated with a Masters of Divinity in Spring 2016. He is currently pursuing a Th.M in New Testament at SWBTS. Chinlianlal is instrumental in organizing the migrant Zo community from Myanmar to be active in Lamar Baptist Church. He speaks English, Hindi, and Manipuri besides Zo, his first language. Chinlianlal and his wife, Nemneichong, have been married for 15 years and are blessed with three girls.

Judi Perkins - Preschool Minister

Email Judi or 817.860.2957 Ext.320

Judi serves as Preschool Minister at Lamar. Judi is an experienced educator with a M.A. in Education. Her passions involve God, children, young families and, specifically, the intersection of those three. Judi loves to help the Bible come alive to the little ones in our care. She does that as she teaches them and leads this ministry. Judi loves reading and crafting and uses those in creative ways in her ministry. Judi and her husband, Brad, have three adult sons and love to make adventurous trips around the world.

Dallas King - Business Manager/Financial Manager

Email Dallas or 817.860.2957 Ext. 304

 

 

   

Sue Evans - Ministry Assistant

Email Sue or 817.860.2957 Ext. 300

 

 


Autumn Bridges - Ministry Assistant

Email Autumn or 817.860.2957 Ext. 301