Ministry Teams

Arena Team

Team Leader: Buck Shaw

Mission Statement

Reaching out to the the lost cowboys and cowgirls and to bring in the strays to hear God’s word through arena events is the mission of the Arena Team. The members of this team are responsible for the oversight, care, maintenance, and use of the arena. This team is very active in sponsoring events such as ropings, sortings, barrel races, play days, trail rides, and clinics.

All of our events require participation from all kinds of people. You don’t have to own a horse or even ride to be a part of the Arena Team. See the section on Arena Events to learn more about the different Arena Team events. Everyone is always welcome at any of our Bar None Arena events.

Meetings

Each spoke meets as needed to plan events. The Arena Team also has a monthly meeting the first Wednesday after church in the arena conference room.

Contacts

Name Phone Email Position
Buck Shaw (903)787-4937
barnoneccarena
@gmail.com
Team Leader / Arena Bible Study
Tara Griffith
  tgriffith
@texasbank.com
Barrel Racing
Buck Shaw   barnoneccarena
@gmail.com
Sorting
Jace London   jacelondon13
@gmail.com
Team Roping
Ryan Landreneaux   ryanlandreneaux
@yahoo.com
Play Day
Robert Harris    
Cutting
 Larry Thomas   lthomas749
@gmail.com
Trail Challenge
Billy Jack Sprayberry
 
jnsprayberry@yahoo.com
BNCC Mule Rodeo
Lawrence Fillingim
   
Cattle Dog Trials
Homer Dickey
Homer.Dickey76
@gmail.com
Lay Pastor
       
       

Audit Team

Team Leader: Belinda Walker

Mission Statement

The Audit Team is responsible for making sure that the church has adequate financial resources to effectively carry out its ministries. They collect offerings and are responsible for the annual budget.

Meetings

The Audit Team meets every Wednesday and Sunday after church in the Audit Team room.

Contacts

Name Phone Email Position
Belinda Walker  
Team Leader
Larry Williams
(903)235-9090  
Lay Pastor
 
 

Chuck Wagon Team

Team Leader: Patricia Taliaferro

Mission Statement

The purpose of the Chuck Wagon Team is to serve and provide meals at special events, arena competitions, and special church functions. With a smile, we serve up God’s love, and compassion as humble servants in His name with the food He has provided.

Meetings

This team meets on the second Wednesday of every month after church in one of the children’s rooms.

Contacts

Name
Email
Phone
Position
Patricia Taliaferro
tris9951@aol.com
Team Leader
Tammi Truitt
tjulian54@yahoo.com
Spoke 1 Leader
       
       
Dee Hudson
 
Spoke 3 Leader
Ben Harrison
bharrison@longviewtexas.gov
Lay Pastor

Facilities Team

Team Leader: Jeff O’Neal

Mission Statement

Keeping everything in our beautiful barn cleaned up and in good working order is the responsibility of the Facilities Team. This is truly a team with a place for anyone who wants to help. Although they are always looking for folks with building, trade or technical experience, all that is really needed is a willing spirit and helping hands.

Meetings

Monthly meetings are held the 4th Sunday after service at the side bar area. Work days are Announced in advanced.

Contacts

Name
Phone
Position
Jeff O’Neal
Team Leader
Jack Redfern
Lay Pastor
     

Greeters Team

Team Leader: Donnie Joe Thomas

Mission Statement

Making everyone feel welcome when they visit Bar None is the important ministry of this team. The Greeter’s Team includes horseback parking, handing out bulletins, shaking hands, providing a friendly face to visitors, helping families get children to the right class, offering tea or coffee, and helping folks find a seat.

Meetings

Monthly meetings 2nd Sunday of every month after service in the foyer by Sale barn.

Contacts

Name
Phone
Position
Donnie Jo Thomas
Team Leader
Robert Harris
Lay Pastor
Ricky Richardson
Horseback Greeters

Music Team

Team Leader: Bryan Blanton

 

Lay Pastor: Larry Williams

Mission Statement

This team works hard to provide foot-stomping, hand-clapping, heart and Spirit filled music for worship and church events.

Meetings

The Music Team meets Wednesday night after the service for rehearsal.

Contacts

Name
Phone
Position
Bryan Blanton
 
Team Leader/Drums
    Rhythm/Vocals
    Drums
Amy Blanton  
Vocals
Brody Blanton   Lead guitar
Tanner Wylie
 
Vocal / Rhythm / Bass
Sandy Dickey   Vocals
Michelle Reed   Vocals
     
Chris Lingford   Sound
Kenny Turner   Sound
Larry Williams   Lay Pastor

Personnel Team

Team Leader: Ricky Richardson

Mission Statement

This is the team that makes sure the church has adequate support staff to do the work God has given us to do. They are responsible for filling staff vacancies as needed or directed by the church, conducting periodic staff evaluations, making salary recommendations, and mediating church/staff disputes.

Meetings

Meetings are held as needed.

Contacts

Name Email Phone Position
Ricky Richardson
 
Team Leader
       

Production Team

Team Leader: Nate Mobbs

Mission Statement

To use resources available such as videos, DVD’s, CD’s, the internet, content delivery systems and photography to enhance the worship service while remaining culturally relevant. To spread the Gospel of Jesus Christ through medium such as the internet, CD’s and DVD’s.

Feel free to browse our Photo Gallery and Video Gallery.

  • Video Production
  • Visual Reinforcement
  • Photography
  • Live internet footage of services

Meetings

The Production Team meets the first Wednesday of every month in the Production Room after church.

Contacts

Name
Email
Phone
Position
Nate Mobbs nate@kkmobbs.com (903)987-0430
Team Leader
Amy Keller
aak@tatumtel.net
Camera/ Photography
B.J. Rucker
rcrcrow@aol.com
Photography
Bonnie Maddox
7coldhands@starband.net
Content Distribution
Corie Young
corieyoung77@gmail.com
Live Stream, Social Media
Justin McDaniel   (903)692-3106
Lay Pastor
       

Small Groups Team

Team Leader Gene Gossett

Mission Statement

They devoted themselves to the Apostles teachings, and to the fellowship, to the breaking of bread, and to prayer. Acts 2:44

  • Barn Fellowships / Home Bible Study
  • Heartfelt Women’s Mentoring Ministry
  • ATCOR – At The Cross OutReach
  • Ladies’ Bible Study
  • Men’s Bible Study
  • Couples’ Bible Study
  • Women’s One Heart Ministry
  • Trail Hands
  • The Feeding Trough
  • Never Forgotten Grief Support
  • Cowboy Camp coffee and campfire
  • 1st Sunday Fellowship Breakfast
  • Dave Ramsey’s Financial Peace

Meetings

The Small Groups Team meets each month as needed and scheduled by the team leader.

Contacts

Name
Email
Phone
Position
Warren Powell
 
Barn Fellowship – Henderson
Wayne & Jodie Bennett
 
Barn Fellowship – Kilgore
Jean Fossett
 
Barn Fellowship – Lake Cherokee
Nate Mobbs
  (903) 987-0430 Sunday Evening Feeding Trough
Gary Burton
 
Barn Fellowship – New London
Don Wimberly
 
Barn Fellowship – Troup
Gene Gossett   Men’s Bible Study
Harvey Cox
 
Men’s Barn Fellowship – Kilgore
Amy Paige
   (903) 926-3326
Hearfelt Ministries
Alisha Cox   (903)987-2737 ATCOR – Recovery / Restoration
Felicia Cress
   (903) 658-3408
One Heart Women’s Ministry
Michelle Reed   (903) 646-8273 Never Forgotten Grief Support
Scott Paige
   (903) 926-4539
Trail Hands Bible Study
Joe Cox
   (903) 930-0744
Men’s Bible Study
Sonny Ridens
   (903) 754-4461
Cowboy Camps
       

Youth Team

Team Leader: Dale & LeLaina Taylor

Mission Statement

“Ride Hard, Have Fun, and Honor God” is the motto of the Youth Team. The members of this team work to minister and teach the youth of the church. They also help in outreach to other youth in the cowboy culture of our community.

Meetings

Each Wednesday evening in youth building at 6:30pm.

Contacts

Name Phone Position
Dale & LeLaina Taylor
Team Leaders
     

Nursery & Children’s Team

Leader: Cody Bishop

Assistant: Felicia McCasland

Mission Statement

To bring Jesus to all the children!

“Train a child in the way he should go. When he is old he will not turn away from it.”

The Children’s Ministry at Bar None Cowboy Church is ever growing.

We offer a nursery for birth – 3 year olds.

Our children’s church begins with 4 year olds – 6th grade. Time is 10:30 am each Sunday morning during regular church time.

We also have classes for all ages on Wednesday nights at 6:30 during Bible study.

The Children’s Team stays active with the children year round. Events for 2020 include:

February: Valentine’s community service project
Easter Egg Hunt – April 12, 2020: Egg hunt will follow regular services; resurrection lessons.
February: Camp registration – Please contact church office for more information
May: Mutton Bustin’ at UPRA Radeo
July: Day camp at Bar None with sortin’, branding, roping and much more while learning about Jesus. Summer camp at Camp WOW, Oklahoma (just completing 3rd – just completing 6th grades).
August: Bless the Backpack service
October: Fall Fest
November: Thanksgiving service project
December: Christmas Camps (Cowboy VBS) and Christmas Program

**Contact Cody Bishop or Felicia McCasland for more information on children’s church and special events.

Meetings

This team has a monthly meeting held the first Sunday of every month at 9:00am in Red Barn

Contacts

Name Phone 1 Phone 2 Email Position
Cody Bishop
  cobishop26@gmail.com
Team Leader
Felicia McCasland
mccasland411@gmail.com
Assistant

Therapeutic Riding Team

Team Leader: Heather Harrison

Mission Statement

Bar None Therapeutic Riding’s mission is to bring people to Christ by ministering to their physical, emotional, and spiritual needs through equine assisted activities.

Meetings

2nd Wednesday of each month. 6:00 PM at the Arena Conference Room.

Forms

Download the 2020 Student Application Form.
Download the 2020 Volunteer Registration Form.
Download the 2020 Donate My Horse Application Form.

Contacts

Name Phone Email Position
Ben Harrison
fire_horse_farm@yahoo.com
Team Leader
Heather Harrison
fire_horse_farm@yahoo.com
Team Leader
Homer Dickey
homer.dicey.76@gmail.com
Lay Pastor

Care / Prayer Team

Team Leader: Joe and Mandy Cox
Lay Pastor: Ben Harrison

Mission Statement

To glorify God by being a faithful servant of all that has been entrusted to us..

Meetings
1st Sunday of each month after service in kitchen area.

Contacts

Name Email  Phone Position
Steve Jordan
 
 
Food Pantry
Melinda Qualls    
Blood Drive
Allie Powell
   
Angel Tree
Donna Payne     Cards Ministry
Jodi Bennett     Team Emails
Felicia McCasland
 
 
Prayer Emails
       
       
       
       
       
Joe Cox
   
Team Leader
Ben Harrison
  (903)649-0521
Lay Pastor