Our Staff

Erick Graham, Senior Pastor

Staff: Eric

Erick Graham grew up in Sand Springs Baptist Church and was called as pastor in September 2003. Pastor Graham’s driving passion is that all things be done for the glory of God alone! Along with his love of preaching, Erick is a talented artist, wood craftsmen, singer, guitar player, and an accomplished horseman. He regularly performs Horse Sense demonstrations – a horse whispering based evangelistic outreach that must be seen to be believed! Erick and his wife, Christy, have two sons – Caleb and Luke.

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Vic Taylor, Minister of Preaching

Staff: Vic

Vic was called as Minister of Preaching in July of 2013 to Sand Springs Baptist Church. Vic delights in communicating the truths of God’s Word, the Bible. Through the pulpit, Vic shares God’s heart for the people of God to worship Him in holiness and passion. Pastor Taylor has shepherded three Texas churches over thirty years, during which time he has developed a passion for calling God’s people back to a life of holiness and an unadulterated love for Christ. Vic and his wife, Lynda, have two sons and five grandsons.

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Jerry Johnson, Minister of Worship

Staff: Jerry

Jerry has been serving as Sand Springs’ worship minister since September of 2013. Jerry has been in ministry since 1987 and is a true worshiper of Jesus Christ. Jerry and his wife Aimee have two sons, Jonah and Noah.

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Brack Waddell, Youth Minister

Waddell Family 2015

Brack Waddell has been serving in youth ministry at Sand Springs since January 2015. He is passionate about seeing Jesus change people's lives and helping teens find and become all that God has called them to be. Brack and his wife, Kellie, have two children, Avery and Owen.

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Ginger Ford, Ministry Assistant

Staff: Ginger

Ginger has come on staff in March 2014 and serves in a variety of ministry roles. She works with the college and single young adults both with the church and with the Collegiate Ministry at Trinity Valley Community College. She works with the Girls in Action program and teaches the College and Singles Sunday School class. She directs the Sunday morning choir during the morning worship service. She is also a chaplain for Market Place Ministry. Ginger has a heart for the hurting and uses her home as a place of refuge for those in need of healing and restoration. She has served in the corporate business world before finding her way to full time Christian service.

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Shellie Wheeler, Children's Ministry Director

Staff: Shellie Wheeler

Shellie has come on staff in March 2014 after serving as a volunteer in directing the children's ministry since June of 2013. Shellie graduated from Texas A&M Commerce with a degree in Bachelors of Education EC through 4th. She taught in the classroom till May of 2013 and sensed God's call to give her time and energy to the ministry of children. Shellie is married to Shane and has three daughters, Brittany, Emily, and Ashley.

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Melanie King, Administrative Assistant

Staff: Melanie

Melanie King has served as the administrative assistant since February of 2013. Growing up as a "preacher's kid" Melanie was the youngest of five children and spent her childhood years in Louisiana. Melanie is married to Jody and together they have four children, Lacie, J.D., Cody, and Elisabeth.

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