Sam & Crystal Bradley
Since the young age of 18, Sam has served in many areas of ministry. Sam attended and graduated from Baptist Bible College in Springfield, MO with a Bachelors degree in 2000. He then served as Youth Pastor at Bethel Baptist Church in Waxahachie for five years. In 2009 Sam graduated from Baptist Bible Graduate School with a Masters Degree in Biblical Counseling. In 2010 he became a certified counselor with NANC (National Association of Neuthetic Counselors) now ACBC. Sam came on staff at Heritage in 2011 as our Counseling/Education Pastor. In December of 2012 the church voted Sam in as the Sr. Pastor. He has been married to his wife Crystal for over 20 years. They have two children.
Buddy & Taffy Johson
Elder/Pastor of Hispanic Ministries
Aubrey “Buddy” Johnson surrendered to the ministry at 21. He pastored BMA churches in Etoile, Jacksonville, and Texarkana, TX, before becoming a BMA missionary to Mexico in 1973. While on the field, he planted 53 churches and missions, founded a Bible institute, and was instrumental in the opening/operation of a bilingual elementary school. In 1999, he moved back to Texas and pastored in Texarkana, TX, until the Lord called him to his current ministry as Hispanic Church Planting Coordinator for the Baptist Missionary Association of America. In this capacity, he has lived in Texas, Louisiana, Arkansas, and Colorado. He is also active as a trainer for DCPI (Dynamic Church Planting International). He frequently travels to Spanish speaking countries for both the BMA and DCPI. Buddy and Taffy have 6 married children and 14 grandchildren.
Bob and Beth Vercher
Elder/Sunday School Teacher
Bob Vercher is a retired coach and a Sunday School teacher at Heritage. He is activly involved in the teaching and leadership at the church. His wife Beth is a retired teacher and mother of two adult girls.