Meet the Leadership Team
Get to know the pastors at Cross Point Baptist Church.
Joel grew up in a pastor’s home in Geneseo, Illinois. He graduated from Bible College in California in 2006. Joel served as a Youth Pastor in Geneseo, IL. for nine years, before moving to Davenport in the Spring of 2015 to plant Cross Point. Joel is in love with his wife Taryn, and they have four beautiful girls: Angelina, Eden, Gabriella and Karly. His hobbies are spending time with family and friends, watching basketball, and training in Jiu Jitsu. His favorite places to hang out in the Quad Cities are at home (with his family), at Dunkin Donuts or Panera (for coffee), at Cross Point (for worship and fellowship), and at Gravity Fitness Bettendorf (for jiu jitsu).
Larry and His wife Ashley are both graduates of West Coast Baptist College. Larry received his Bachelors degree in Church Ministries while Ashley received hers in Education. They have had various opportunities to serve through the college and later at Mojave Baptist Chapel. They are excited about what God is doing in the community of Davenport and count it a privilege to take part in any way He allows.
Caleb grew up in Geneseo, IL. In 2011, He graduated from Bible College and moved to Oklahoma where he served as a Youth and Music Pastor for over 3 years. He loves leading the church in congregational singing and serving in any way that is needed. He believes that God will do great things in this city if we are faithful in pointing others to the cross. He has been married to his amazing wife, Emilee, for 7 years and they have 4 awesome kids: Emma, Jessi, Sawyer, and Jackson. His favorite food is anything BBQ. He loves running the Quad City Bix every year. He is a big OKC Thunder and Chicago Cubs fan.