Pastor Ross first became a member of Liberty Baptist Church in 1978 at the age of 12. Upon his graduation from Liberty Baptist Christian School in 1984 he attended Vernon College and Midwestern State University pursuing an Electronic Engineering Degree. He met his wife, Letitia, at Liberty Baptist Church and they were married in 1992. They have two sons; Cullen and Christian.
Rick surrendered to the call of God to preach the gospel full-time in 1993. He was trained at Liberty Baptist Church for full-time ministry until 1996.
He is a graduate of Arlington Baptist College, during which time he served as the Associate Pastor at Southwest Baptist Church for 4 years. He was then Pastor of Faith Baptist Church in Graham, Texas for 1 year. Pastor Ross returned to his home church, Liberty Baptist Church, Wichita Falls, TX on December 29, 2002 to serve as the Associate Pastor and Youth Pastor. On February 6, 2005, he made the transition from those offices and accepted the office of Senior Pastor.
Justin’s parents, Steve and Karen, were saved at Liberty in April 1990. His father was called to preach and Justin spent most of his childhood as a pastor’s son. On March 7, 1999, at the age of 11, Justin accepted Christ as his personal Savior. Shortly after, he felt the call of God to ministry.
Justin met his wife, Elizabeth in Midland, TX in April of 2005. Justin and Elizabeth were married on March 4, 2006. In August 2006, they moved to Ohio were Justin traveled with a gospel music ministry.
In March 2009, the Hills moved back to Wichita Falls, TX where they helped Justin’s father start a church. In November 2014, God led Justin back to Liberty where he humbly accepted the position of music pastor. Then, in June 2017, he was called to take the role of student pastor. Justin and Elizabeth have three children, Braylee (born June 25, 2011), Alyssa (born December 30, 2013) and Cooper (born November 29, 2017).