Our Staff

Meet the team.

Living Word Church of God
Pastoral Leadership Team

Pastors Eddy & Leah Prince

Senior Pastors
Eddy and Leah Prince were married in February of 1972 and have served together in ministry for more
than 50 years. While the majority of their ministry has been in Texas, they have also held evangelistic,
pastoral and staff positions in several states, including Ohio, Missouri, Tennessee, Illinois, and California.
They have a rich heritage and legacy in ministry, both coming from multi-generational ministerial
They have four children, a daughter and three sons, and nine grandchildren.

Justin & Molly Bethel

Administrative Assistant
Molly serves as the Administrative Assistant for Pastor Prince and Living Word Church. She has a Bachelor of Arts Degree from Missouri State University and an Associate’s Degree in Radiologic Technology. Justin serves as a member of the Pastoral Leadership Team and works closely with other ministry teams, including the Student Ministry and Men’s Ministries. He has a Bachelor of Science degree from Texas A&M Commerce in Industrial Engineering & Technology.
They have two sons, Jace and Jonah.

Mark & Lindsey Prince

Children's Pastor and Staff Counselor
After more than ten years in ministry, Mark and Lindsey bring outstanding leadership experience to the ministry teams at Living Word. Both have college ministry training and Lindsey has a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology from Missouri Western University, and a Master’s Degree in Psychology from Lubbock Christian University. As a team, they administrate a number of Living Word’s most vital ministries, including Children’s Ministries, Student Ministries, as well as music, worship, media, the arts, and more.
They have three children, Jackson, Maddie and Hailey.

Dustin & Carissa Bowen

Associate Pastors
 Serving as Associate Pastors, Dustin and Carissa bring great experience to the staff of Living Word. Having served in various ministry capacities, including Senior Pastor, they both possess excellent leadership gifts. Dustin has a Bachelor of Science degree in Pastoral Studies from Lee University and Carissa graduated from Texas A&M-Commerce with a Bachelor of Arts degree in music.
They have one son, T.J.

Caleb & Trista Hill

Student Ministries
Caleb and Trista Hill lead the Student Ministries for Living Word with a deep commitment to make disciples of every young person who attends the church. They are a caring and passionate couple with a genuine concern for the spiritual welfare of today's youth. Caleb has a degree form Texas A&M in Ag Economics and Trista is degreed in Animal Science, also from Texas A & M. They have two sons, Joshua and Levi.


Each and everyone one of us has a unique call on our life. God has blessed us with strengths that we can use for His glory.
We have volunteer needs in many areas during our evening and morning services.

Contact us today for more info! We would love to serve His kingdom with you! 

But be very careful to keep the commandment and the law that Moses the servant of the Lord gave you: to love the Lord your God, to walk in obedience to him, to keep his commands, to hold fast to him and to serve him with all your heart and with all your soul.

Joshua 22:5