Ken Smith

Our Bishop is a dynamic leader who is known for loving people unconditionally. He and his family have served the Tarkington Prairie community and Liberty County as the Bishop of CTC: Church That Cares for over 26 years. Pastor Smith walks in an Apostle's Anointing, he is a man of great Faith and second to none in preaching & teaching God's Word. Bishop Smith truly cares about people and has devoted his life to serving and leading them. In 2016 Pastor Smith began Law Enforcment Chaplaincy Service with the Liberty County Sheriff's Office and DPS.

First Lady & Culture Facilitator

Tammy Smith

Sis. Smith has such a love and burden for the people of CTC: Church That Cares

Sis. Smith is one of the most loving and giving people you will ever meet, she is passionate about CTC: Church That Cares and her utmost desire is to see the church body move into Divine destiny.

Sis. Smith also serves as the Culture Facilitator over CTC Worship, head over Ladies Ministry events and various other areas of ministry.


Kenny Smith

Pastor Kenny is a dynamic leader with a passion and burden to reach, train and lead this generation to Christ. Pastor Kenny has a great burden for CTC: Church That Cares and the surrounding community.

In 2013 Pastor Kenny was voted on by the church body to become Co-Pastor along side of Bishop Smith. He has served CTC through the years in many various ministry roles. Due to his vision and passion CTC has grown in many areas and he has help bring it to where it is day.



Pastor's Wife & Culture Facilitator

Beth Smith

Sis. Beth is passionate about CTC: Church That Cares and the wonderful people who make up the church body. She along with her husband carries a burden to see CTC: Church That Cares become everything that God desires. Beth also works as the Culture Facilitator over our CTC Generations ministries.


Minister, Culture Facilitator, Admin. Asst. & Musician/Vocalists

Josh & Joan Andrews

Josh is an awesome young minister with a passion for the Word of God and for seeing souls come to their full potential. He is our Administrative Assistant and the culture facilitator over our Multi-Reach departments. Josh also plays keyboard regularly for CTC Worship.

Joan assists Josh, she also teaches in our Sunday School and is one of our CTC Worship vocalists.

Student Lead Pastor

Lisa Lemmons

Lisa is passionate about our CTC Student ministry, she has a great burden for our teens. She and her staff bring awesome events weekly for Students 12-17.

Student Support Pastor

Kayla McDowell

Kayla has an incredible burden for young people. She is passionate about Student Ministry and puts her all into it. Kayla is a great support to our Student Lead Pastor.

CTC Sunday School Directors

Dale & Dee Dempsey

Dale & Dee. Dempsey have a passion and a burden for Sunday School. They work very hard to create a engaging and educational atmosphere for children on Sunday mornings. Bro. Dempsey also serves as a Trustee.

Children's Minister

Jonathan & Misti Roberds

Jonathan & Misti have a burden and a passion for the children's ministry. They strive to provide engaging experiences for children through lessons, games, activities and more. Bro. Jonathan also serves as a Trustee

Honorary Minister

Marvin & Rita Stovall

Rev. Marvin Stovall is an honorary minister at CTC: Church That Cares. He and his wife love CTC: Church That Cares and have served under Sr. Pastor's ministry for over 20 years. Rev. & Sis. Stovall operate within different areas of CTC: Church That Cares as part of our ministry team. Rev. Stovall also serves as a Trustee. Sis. Rita teaches Sunday School and works within our CTC Kidz department.

First Impressions Director

Bryan Reynolds

Bryan is the head of our First Impressions Department. He runs this department with professionalism and burden. Bryan has a great team of Hostesses & Ushers, together they all work to make sure people feel loved and important at CTC: Church That Cares.

Prayer Team Leader & Guest Relations Director

Tomas & April Hamilton

Tomas and April are over our prayer and guest relations departments. April has been a prayer warrior since she was young, God uses her in the ministry of intercession. Tomas is a worshipper and a friend to the ministry. Together these two make the perfect team, they have a desire to make our guests feel important and they always have a burden to do whatever they can to help further CTC.

Inreach Director

Trecias Gray

Trecias heads up the important ministry of "Inreach". Members of CTC receive cards for various life events whether it be birthdays, anniversaries or even sickness. Trecias has the ministry of an encourager and her burden is to let people know that our church cares.

Honorary Usher

Elmer "Bud" Crawford

Elder Crawford has served in many areas at CTC, he is our head Trustee and honorary usher. He has a servants' heart and is a great friend to the ministry.

Ministry Team

Mack Blocker

Minister Mack Blocker is a great man of faith, he is an encourager and believes that God is faithful to heal. He is a part of our ministry team, and has ministered in different areas in our community as well as at our campus.

Lead Sound Tech

Karen Davis

Karen runs our sound ministry with a great passion for excellence. Sound ministry is vital in getting "the Word to the People" and it must be done with great care and focus.

Lead Media Tech

Jelina Gray

Jelina is our lead media tech, she has a passion for media ministry and does a great job training the next generation for media ministry.