Pastor Paul has been at Murdale as Senior Pastor since September 1970.
He and his wife Donna have two sons, two daughter-in-laws, and five grandchildren.
He loves to share God's Word in each of our service.


Rev. Paul Hicks

Senior Pastor

Mark Davis

Pastor to Students

Mark will be joining the staff in August 2019




Beverly Jennings

Director of

 Children's Ministries

Beverly Jennings joined the staff at Murdale in October 2009. She and her family have enjoyed membership at Murdale since the late 90's. Bringing her 20 years' experience working in Early Childhood and Children's Education, she now helps MBC reach their goal of showing God's love to all of our young children. She and her husband, Tim, have 3 daughters; Taylor, Brynn and Kelsie.


Rachel Peters

Director of Upward

Sports Ministry

Rachel Peters joined the staff at Murdale in June 2011. She and her family have been members at Murdale since October of 2010. She enjoys watching the kids learn, not just about basketball and cheerleading, but most importantly - God. Her desire is to see the boys and girls grow closer to God and have a relationship with Him. Rachel and her husband, Scott, have 4 children; Mikayla, Cameron, Karisa and Travis


Rev. Tommy Taylor

Assoc. Pastor

Music & Worship

Pastor Tommy rejoined the staff at Murdale in July 2016.  He and his wife Lisa had the joy of serving here previously from 2000 to 2006.   They have enjoyed leading Music & Worship Ministries for over 30 years with churches in Texas, Illinois, Missouri, and Tennessee.  Tommy & Lisa have five children, Melody (& Matthew) , Trip (& Shelby-parents of Thom), Robby (& Megan), Lily (& Ben), and Toby.