Staff & Leaders

Staff & Leaders

Meet the staff and members of Simpson Creek Baptist Church that help deliver God’s word every Sunday!

Senior Pastor

Mike Hopkins

Pastor Mike has been Senior Pastor at Simpson Creek since April of 1991. He has attended Southwestern Baptist Seminary in Ft. Worth, Texas, and is a graduate of Eastern Baptist Seminary in Philadelphia. He earned his doctorate at Fuller Theological Seminary in Pasadena, California. He is a relative of Stonewall Jackson, and loves to hike the Civil War battlefields.Mike has been pastor of four churches, including congregations in Philadelphia, Saginaw, Michigan, and Roanoke, Virginia. He has traveled widely, has led…
Associate Pastor of Youth & Missions

Ben Moses

Pastor Ben started here at Simpson Creek in May 2014. He graduated from Bob Jones University in 2001 with a degree in Youth Ministries and a minor in Counseling. He has served as a youth pastor in four different churches, including churches in Chattanooga, TN and Clarksburg, WV.Ben married his wife Sarah in 2001, and they have three children: Sierra, Kiersten, and Joey. Ben loves hanging out with teens, doing anything outdoors, and playing or coaching soccer. His family enjoys…
Christian Ed and Children’s Ministry

Joshua Sowards

Josh graduated from Dallas Theological Seminary with a Masters in Christian Education. His ministry experience has been a 16 year stint at his previous congregation as a youth pastor and worship and small groups pastor. He and his wife, Desiree and their three daughters (Aslyn – 8, Lila – 6, and Gwen – 11 months) are thrilled to be a part of the body of Christ at Simpson Creek. It’s a joy to lead the children’s ministry and christian education…