Pastor – Dr. Chad Bertrand


Music Minister – Nathan Cook
Nathan Cook is serving FBCG as our music minister.  Nathan has decades of experience leading musical worship in Baptist churches in Georgia and Texas.  He has also traveled to numerous countries singing with the Singing Men of Texas.  Nathan is no stranger to our church family, having served us in this role in the past.

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Student Minister – Eric Balmer                                                                                                       Eric has served as a Youth Intern in several different churches before accepting his position with us.  he was also part of the Campus Ministry team at Georgetown College in Kentucky.  Eric is originally from Cincinnati, Ohio and is a newcomer to Texas.   Currently, he is studying at Truett Seminary at Baylor University and hopes to enter   full-time ministry after he graduates.  He loves to jam out on his guitar, sing, and play ultimate frisbee.  Eric has a heart for building relationships with you and seeing them develop a lifelong relationship with Christ.                           

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Children’s Minister – Alex Verastegui                                                                                           Alejandra has served in various positions with children and students at Buena Voluntad Baptist Church in San Antonio, Texas.  She graduated from UT San Antonio with her Bachelors of Arts Degree in Psychology, and is studying at Truett Seminary for her Masters of Divinity and Masters in Social Work.  In addition to serving in the church, she has been a student leader at UTSA with the Baptist Student Ministry, and a Christmas missionary through Go Now missions with Children’s Emergency Relief International.  Some of Alex’s pastimes include cooking Mexican food, baking, and laughing.                




Administrative Assistant – Kristi Thrun                                                                               Kristi Thrun is serving FBCG as the General and Financial Secretary (Administrative Assistant).  She has a vast knowledge of finances and several years of experience running/managing an office and all that it implies.  Kristi is no stranger to music and singing. You will not find a bigger USA Gymnastics and Pro Football fan (Go Denver Broncos!!!).  Kristi has a love and passion for going above and beyond for people and is always willing to help anyone in any way she can.

FBC Academy Director of Administration – Karli Bates

FBC Academy Director of Education – Rebecca Shoaf

others Day Out Director – Cathy Norris
Cathy Norris serves FBCG as Mother’s Day Out Director every Tuesday.  Cathy and her husband Steve serve in a number of other areas in the life of FBCG, including being in the Sanctuary Choir and serving as Sunday School teachers.

Pianist – Rosie Place
Rosie Place has served the Lord all her life with the musical ability that He gave her.  She accompanies the FBCG Sanctuary Choir and also a few Sunday School classes when needed.  She and her husband Dwain have served FBCG in a variety of ways over the years.

Organist – Sharon Streetman
Sharon Streetman plays the Curtis Memorial Pipe Organ each week during our Sunday Morning Worship Service.  Her husband is Charlie.