Leadership Team

Jasen (Jabo) Thomas Senior Pastor

Pastor Jasen (Jabo) Thomas is the senior pastor of Church Under a Bridge. In this capacity, he is responsible for overseeing the ministry team, developing and maintaining the organization’s outreach ministries.


Jimbeaux Whitaker Youth Pastor

Jimbeaux Whitaker leads our youth of the church.  The youth meet at 107 W. 6th St., Monday evenings at 5:30 p.m. Need a ride, tell Jimbeaux at church Sunday morning or call him.  903-504-8033

Jimbeaux Whitaker College & Career Student Ministry

Jimbeaux Whitaker leads our college/career students of the church.  The students meet at 107 W. 6th St., Wednesday evenings at 6:00 p.m. Need a ride, tell Jimbeaux at church Sunday morning or call him.  903-504-8033


Carrie Barrera Children’s Ministry

Hello, our children’s ministry, ages 5-12, has found a born again Christian whose heart and passion is to share the love of Christ to children under the bridge and beyond. We have Sunday school every Sunday after the congregation sings together as a church family. We read from the Bible, sing songs, play games, and do crafts.


Jo Anne Reeves Church Adminitrator

Tends to daily church business. She is very involved in helping others in need. As church administrator she provides assistance to individuals in need as the budget permits.


McKenzie Hugghins Media Ministry 

Our media ministry works behind the scenes to make it possible to share the words of our worship music with the congregation.


Johnny Holcomb Sunday Setup Ministry

He brings the trailer with all the church supplies each Sunday, help set up for worship, and works with granddaughter, McKenzie, to post words for praise band.


Alfredo Vargas & Kevin Sloan Sound Technicians

Our sound team is responsible for set-up and take-down of all sound equipment.  They also produce the best possible atmosphere for worship through sound reinforcement.


Jabo Thomas, Daniel Foster & Jesse Arnold –Worship Leaders

Lead our congregation in worship through music.


Jimbeaux Whitaker Transportation Ministry

Jimbeaux (Transportation Ministry) If you need a ride to Sunday morning church callJimbeaux by 8:00 a.m. at 903-504-8033.


Tony Barerra – Children’s ministry and board member at large


Benevolent Ministry

At church each Sunday, we have a white prayer request box located at the front where you can request assistance.  Once the ministry team has prayed about and discussed the need, someone from the ministry team will contact you.


Prayer requests Ministry

Jo Anne collects the prayer requests weekly, sends them out to the prayer warriors.