Paul considers White Hall home since graduating WHHS in 1988. He has family in the area and maintained a connection with First Baptist throughout his life. Paul has been married to Missy since August, 1993. They have three children; Mikayla born February 1997, Noah born December 1999, and Hannah born August 2001. Paul graduated from Ouachita Baptist University in 1992. He earned a Master’s degree in Religious Education and a Master’s degree in Marriage and Family Counseling from Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary of Fort Worth, TX in 1995. Paul has served churches in Arkansas and Louisiana in student, education, and administrative positions. He previously served as Minister of Education and Outreach at First Southern Baptist Church in Bryant, AR, before joining FBC White Hall as pastor in June, 2010. Paul enjoys spending time with his family, hunting, golf, and anything cultural.