Brian Boecker:

music minister/ awana commander

Brian Boecker has been on staff at FBC-G since 1981. He currently works as the AWANA Commander for children from 3 years old to 4th grade. Brian also leads the music service for the 8:15 classic service. Brian runs the visual projection system in the Mid Morning Service and ministers at both rest homes every month. Brian has been married to Laura Boecker, since June 1985. Laura enjoys playing the piano in every service and at the rest homes. Together they have four children, Morgan, married to Nathan Sundberg, Jordan, Lauren, married to Garrett Ward, and Logan.

Trent kelley:

student  Minister

Called to FBCG in 2015, Trent graduated from Texas A&M University in 2015, received a degree in Architecture Design, and in 2017 graduated from Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary with a Master of Theological Studies. His passions reside in music, discipleship, preaching, writing, hunting, travel, and design. Currently, Trent writes music, does freelance design work, does hair styling consulting (so hit him up if you need a new haircut), and is in the process of building a tiny house.

He has no children, but if he did, the son would be named Bear. He loves anything David Crowder. Trent’s focus resides in displaying to students the raw disciplines of the Christian life, emphasizing the joy and necessity of seeking, seeing, and savoring the Lord. Check out his blog by clicking on this sentence!

Spencer Mcdonald:

church administrator

Spencer McDonald is from East Texas and a recent graduate from Texas A&M. Spencer has a heart for seeing children come to know Jesus and have a personal relationship with Him.

While at A&M Spencer was a member of the Corps of Cadets and the Aggie Band. Some of Spencer's passions include the Gospel, Kids, and Music. Spencer graduated from Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary with a Master of Theological Studies and is married to Alex. He hopes to serve the Church through Christ centered mentoring and counseling. 

Linda parker:

preschool/childrens coordinator

Linda Parker has been serving the Lord at FBC-G since 1997 with her husband David. They are blessed with a large blended family - 10 children 19 grandchildren and 7 great grandchildren. 


Organizing, planning and directing various events and classes for children in our community is the focus of her ministry at FBC-G. Planting seeds of truth and watching them grow is a shared passion.

Roseland (micky) sims:

ministry assistant

Micky Sims is the glue that holds our staff together, as she works tirelessly to organize and assist each staff member to accomplish the task that God has given them. Micky's is the first voice you hear when you contact FBC, and is sure to be a friendly voice. Micky always has a smile and a warm greeting for those who call on the church and is loved and respected by her church family. Micky's spiritual giftedness of service is a real blessing to those who work with her.

Micky is married to Tommy Ray Sims, and the mother of two great kids. David and his wife Olga, son Abram live in Huntsville Texas. Her Daughter, Erin and her husband, Cody live in Caldwell, Texas. 

Kevin Stone

Music minister

Groesbeck raised trumpet virtuoso turned guitar player, Kevin Stone is FBCG’s Second Service worship leader. Kevin loves Jesus, worship, June-his wife, and Stouffer’s chicken pot pies which he has eaten every day for work over the past 23 years. He has 4 pet iguanas which he admires greatly—Archie, Jughead, Veronica, and Betty. Kevin also holds quite a collection of sea shells that he has accumulated from Surfside Beach over the years. These he has also named after Archie comic book characters. He has a large following on his Pinterest account, dabbles in combining contemporary worship with traditional Chinese opera, and makes iguana/sea-themed yard art in his free time. 

Keith collier:

Senior pastor

Keith Collier was called to be pastor of FBC Groesbeck in October 2017 and has a passion to see the church become a healthy gospel light in the community and around the world. Keith has been married to Amy since 1999, and they have three children—Will, Blake, and Allison. 


Keith grew up near Beaumont, Texas, and served as a youth minister, church planter in Colorado, and most recently as a pastor/elder at Normandale Baptist Church in Fort Worth. In addition to local church ministry, he served as managing editor of the Southern Baptist TEXAN and director of news and information for Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary. Keith earned a bachelor’s in communication from Lamar University as well as a Master of Divinity and Ph.D. in Preaching and Church History at Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary.