is excited to introduce to you our newest team member: Youth Pastor, Rich Reaves
After graduating with his BA in Youth Ministry from Harding University in Searcy, AR, Rich moved to Memphis, TN to attend seminary and there discovered his passion and calling for loving and serving young people.
Since then he has served as a youth pastor in both Tennessee and Florida.
In 2006 he returned to Houston, his hometown, and was given the privilege to serve as the Campus Pastor for his high school alma mater, Northland Christian School.
Serving in a multi-denominational setting cultivated in him a deep desire for unity of believers, just as Jesus prayed in John 14.
felt a kindred spirit with Lifepath
to partner with area churches to share Jesus with the hurting, not only in greater Houston, but especially in the community.
"I strive to love Jesus back with my one life, and I do this best when I am loving and serving young people."
is an avid runner and in 2011 finished a 100-mile ultramarathon while raising $5,000 for a clean water well in Ethiopia.
For the past three years he
has coached Team Living Water of Living Water International in the annual Chevron Houston Marathon.
wife Leigh have two daughters, Harper and Sydney.
Above all else, Rich feels most called to be the husband Leigh deserves and the father his
daughters both deserve.