Paul Cockrell - Lead Pastor
Paul was born and raised in Texas and has spent the majority of his life in the Katy/West Houston area. In 2012, Paul became the Lead Pastor for Bethel Bible Fellowship, a new church plant from Kingsland Baptist Church in Katy, TX. Paul loves to study and teach God's word to train and equip people to develop a love for "the very words of God.' Paul is married to "the most beautiful woman" in the world, Marisa. In his down time, you can find him working with his boys on their backyard American Ninja Warrior Course or capturing date nights with Marisa. If he really has time, you can find him fishing for bass.
Matt Schroeder - Worship Leader/Communications
Matt was born and raised in Texas. He has been leading worship ministry in both part-time and full-time capacities since 2012. He has been on staff with Bethel Bible Fellowship since August, 2016. Matt's passion for worship ministry, and desire to equip worship leaders, was ignited in his heart during his time growing up at Bay Area Church. In 2016, Matt married his beautiful, best friend Tori who was born in Alaska and raised in Colorado. In their down time you will find them watching TV shows together or out in the community making friends.
Kevin Duty - Elder
Kevin became an elder at Bethel Bible Fellowship in 2018. Kevin currently works in the A/C industry doing design and sales. Kevin and his wife, Michelle have five great children and an ever expanding extended family that keeps them busy and entertained. Both Kevin and Michelle loving serving people and mobilizing others to join them in their efforts. On nice days, you can find them riding motorcycles or serving somewhere in the community.
Randy Dutton - Elder
Randy became an elder at Bethel Bible Fellowship in 2018. Randy is retired and has lived in Katy, TX for 30 years with his wife, Debbie, where they raised their two sons. He and Debbie have been married over 40 years and are blessed to share a love that is still fresh and growing. Serving in financial and accounting management during his career, he also served as a volunteer for 20 years in student ministry. He loves the opportunity to continue to invest in what God is doing in this area, when not traveling with his bride or visiting their grandchildren.
David Bateman - Elder
David became an elder at Bethel Bible Fellowship in 2017. David grew up in Houston and spent most of his career in the Litigation Support Industry. Recently, he has begun pursuing teaching as a step in a new direction in his professional career. David is married to the love of his life, Jacque, and they have been married for 29 years. They have two adult children, Matt and Kate. Both David and Jacque share a love for preschool age children and serve in that role at Bethel. On fall weekends, you can catch them watching Baylor Bear Football.