Carey has been with First Baptist since 2014 but previously served churches in Texas and Arkansas. He grew up in Texas and earned his Master of Divinity degree from Southwestern Baptist Seminary. Carey’s wife, Lisa, has been a Kindergarten teacher for over 15 years and is currently teaching in the local school district. They have two children; Nate and Jennifer.
As Associate Pastor, Carey has many duties which include directing Sunday Connection Groups, weekly support groups, Children’s Ministry, Preschool, and Senior Adult ministry. He also oversees the church website, social media, and the business administration of the church.
Education: B.A. Christian Ministry- Missouri Baptist University
Years in Ministry:2
Life Verse:For by grace you have been saved through faith. And this is not your own doing; it is the gift of God,9 not a result of works, so that no one may boast.10 For we are his workmanship, created in Christ Jesus for good works, which God prepared beforehand, that we should walk in them.