Senior Pastor Brett Becker
On February 1st, 2000, Rev. Brett Becker responded to God’s call and the unanimous vote of the congregation to become our Senior Pastor. He was a religion major at Baylor University (B.A., 1989) and has been preaching and pastoring since his college days. He is also a graduate of Princeton Theological Seminary (M.Div., 1995) and Edinburg Theological Seminary (Th.M., 2011). He is pursuing a doctorate in theology at Edinburg Seminary and is a teaching assistant in the Department of Practical Theology. For recreation, he is an avid outdoorsman who enjoys hunting, fishing, and land and wildlife management. He is recently married, as of September 29th, 2012, to Corinne Marie Becker and they are expecting their first child in August.
Associate Pastor Willie Stratemann
Mr. Hilmar W. “Willie” Stratemann has been our Associate Pastor since August 2003. He and his wife, Ann, are long-time members of the church. In 2001, he responded to God’s call to go into the ministry by attending licensed lay ministerial classes. After completing the two year course, he was unanimously called by the church to be our Associate Pastor. He is retired from the Texas Department of Public Safety and is also a veteran. He was born and raised in the Solms/New Braunfels area and currently resides on the family ranch in Bracken.