Rick and Carol have been married 42 years and most of that time has been spent serving the Lord leading churches to understand what it really means to accept the unconditional love of God and receive His grace and forgiveness. Church planting and rebuilding has been their life. They now return to their home church ,where they grew up as children and accepted the wonderful gift of salvation. This call of God ,in their own words , “has been the most fun they have ever had in their ministry”.
Gene was ordained to the Gospel Ministry in 1965 and has pastored churches in Missouri, Ohio and Texas. He loves to serve others, encourage them with God’s love and let them know he really cares. He and Belinda are excited about doing Kingdom work through Royal Haven. They have been married 43 years, have four daughters, three granddaughters and eleven grandsons.
Dr. John W. Yarbrough and his wife Becky are former Home Missionaries and John has
been serving as pastor, church planting, and ministry development for over 35 years in
the Dallas area. John completed his Master of Divinity at Southwestern Baptist
Theological Seminary in Ft. Forth and his Doctor of Ministry from the Golden Gate
Baptist Theological Seminary in San Francisco, Calif. John and his wife Becky will
celebrate 57 years of marriage this year and have three children, six grandchildren, and
John is currently serving as our Executive and Discipleship Pastor at Royal Haven.
Javier has served as Church Leaders for over 25 years. Javier leads our Spanish language ministry called Oikos Fellowship.
Director of Music Ministry
Terri Harbin is the Director of Music ministry at Royal Haven Baptist Church.
Worship and Media Pastor
Israel Boogere is the worship and Media pastor at Royal Haven Baptist Church.