Paul Epps
Pastor of Teaching and Shepherding
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Pastor Paul came to HBC as Associate Pastor in February, 2008, after serving over 20 years in pastoral ministry in churches in Illinois, Missouri, and Kentucky, including 8 years at the LaSalle Baptist Church, St. Louis, and 2 ½ years at Christ Memorial Baptist Church, St. Louis. Most recently, he was pastor of Temple Baptist in Madison, Illinois.
He and his wife, Jeanne, live in Florissant, MO. They have 4 grown children and 6 grandchildren.
Paul is a graduate of Southwest Baptist College and William Jewell College. He holds a Masters in Divinity from Southern Baptist Theological Seminary. He has also completed graduate work in public policy analysis at Southern Illinois University, Edwardsville.
Pastor Paul assists with preaching, teaching, and hospital and nursing home visitation. He is active in senior adult ministry, assists with adult discipleship where he teaches both a Sunday morning and evening Bible study gatherings.
When Pastor Paul is not sharing the gospel in homes, hospitals, in the community and other places, he is sharing the love and truth of Christ on the golf course. He is a Medalist in the Senior Olympics in the sport of golf; and is always looking for someone to share a round a golf with year around.