Meet Our Pastors
Senior Pastors/Elders Ben and Tammie Aguirre are a unique ministry team that the Lord sent to the Ark-La-Tex region in July of 2002 with a ministry of restoration and reconciliation. The testimony of God's goodness in their lives imparts grace and hope to those around them. Pastor Ben has been involved in ministry for over 25 years from prison ministry, traveling Christian bands, youth, missions, church planting, and street evangelism to full-time Senior Pastor since 1994. Tammie has been involved in worship ministry, children's church, youth and women's ministry for the past 20 years. She is currently the worship leader at Christian Fellowship Church, teaches Sunday School and a preacher of the Word. The Aguirre's have a live weekly radio broadcast called Prayer Request Friday and messages can be heard on Mondays at 10:00 a.m. on KPYN Amen 900. Pastors Ben and Tammie have a heart to see people saved, healed, set free, discipled, equipped and empowered to serve, connecting with God as well as other believers. They have two grown, married children and with their spouses serve in worship, sound and children's church ministry. They also have two grandchildren that they enjoy.
Associate Pastor Kay McCraw and husband Calvin McCraw have been members of Christian Fellowship Church since 1997. Pastor Kay works with new converts and new members as well as delivering a powerful message of the Gospel both at Christian Fellowship Church and in other meetings. Calvin has been involved in worship ministry and is mightily anointed to minister in song and always ready to minister to people in his travels. Pastor Kay and Calvin have been Elders at Christian Fellowship Church for over 16 years.
Associate Pastor Patricia Collins is a founding member of Christian Fellowship Church established in 1988 and has been an elder since 1991 serving alongside her husband the late Harvey "Rip" Collins. Pastor Pat teaches a truth packed Sunday School class and is a fine example of a faithful servant of the Lord. She is available for counseling during regular office hours. Pastor Pat provides wisdom, knowledge, and insight from the Word of God.