Evangelist, Bible Conference Preacher, Interims, & Supply Preacher.
After growing up in the west Texas town of Seminole and accepting God’s call to ministry in 1973, Ed Ethridge moved to the Dallas/Fort Worth area to pursue his education at Dallas Baptist University, The Criswell College, and Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary. It was during this time that Ed began his 40-plus years of service in pastoral ministry.
With the Lord’s power and leadership, Ed successfully helped the churches he pastored to eliminate debt, complete building and remodeling programs, add staff, and increase their involvement in missions. Bro. Ed was also one of the area pastors that helped give birth to the North Texas Baptist Association, where he served for 14 years as its Director of Missions.
Ed previously served as a trustee on the board of Lifeway Christian Resources of the Southern Baptist Convention and as a member of the Executive Board of Southern Baptists of Texas Convention, as well as First Vice President. As of April 2018, Ed serves as Associate Pastor at Champion Forest Baptist Church, Houston, TX. He and his wife, Judy, have two children, five grandchildren, and currently reside in Tomball,TX.