Rodney Cripps became the senior pastor of Stough Memorial Baptist Church in November 2005 after serving as Pastor of Education & Children at Stough since December 2003. Rodney was born in Louisiana, but grew up in Ponca City, Oklahoma where he graduated high school. After earning a Bachelor's and a Master's degree in Music Education from the University of Arkansas, he attended Dallas Theological Seminary and earned a Masters of Arts in Christian Education with Honors in the Spring of 1998.
One of Rodney's passions is to make disciples, who make disciples, wherever he
is at, encompassed by his
personal values of sharing a clear gospel message and teaching the word line by line and passage by passage. Hobbies include sporting events, men's softball, racquetball, and watching action and comedy movies with his
has served in a variety of ministries in some capacity for years, including: Music Minister of Crestview Baptist Mission in Ponca City, Oklahoma; Youth Minister at Rolling Hills Baptist Church
in Fayetteville, Arkansas; Director of Christian Education and Youth at Lewisville Bible Church in Lewisville, Texas; Director of Student Activities of the International Institute
in Lewisville, Texas; Assistant Pastor of Countryside Baptist Church in Stillwater, Oklahoma, and Pastor of Education & Children at Stough
. Rodney married his
wife Sarah in June of 2001, and they live with their dog, a Jack Russell Terrier named Zoey.
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