church staff


Ministerial Staff

  • Levi Price

    Levi is currently serving as FBC Clifton's Interim Pastor. He received his BA from Baylor University in 1964 and MDIV from Golden Gate Baptist Seminary in 1972 and Doctor of Ministry in 1976. He has served as pastor of four Baptist churches, been a ministerial professor, and has held a variety of leadership positions. He has been married to his wife, Luethyl, since 1962. They have two children, Timothy and Sara. They have six granddaughters and one grandson. 

  • steven payne

    Steven has been serving as Youth Pastor at FBC Clifton since 1999.  He received his BA in Christian Ministries from East Texas Baptist University in 1996 and his MDIV from Truett Seminary in 1999.  He has been married to his wife, Lisa since 1999. They have two children, Seth and Jonah.

  • Steve james

    Steve James joined the staff at FBC Clifton in 2019 as minister of music and worship. He graduated from Baylor in 1984 and from Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary in 1989. He has led music in churches in various parts of Texas and has also taught music and done some coaching in public schools as well. Steve has 3 grown sons, Scott, Eric and Reid and is married to Katherine Kyle James, his wife and partner in ministry.

  • Elizabeth ball

    Elizabeth joined the staff of FBC Clifton in November of 2016 as the Children's Director.  Organizing VBS and the Wednesday night activities she helps empower children to see themselves as being ministers.  Elizabeth is married to Andy Ball, the superintendent of CISD.  They have three children, Riley, Ruthie and Luke.  

  • Kris Gartman

    Kris has served as FBC Clifron's secretary since May of 2008.  She and her husband Curtis live in Meridian. They attend FBC Meridian, where Kris teaches Pre-K, Kindergarten Sunday School and third grade Teamkids on Wednesday nights. 

Support Staff

  • Gay bergman

    Financial Secretary

  • Alice Hancock

    Pianist

  • MAudie Monroe

    Organist

  • Miguel and rosa Garcia

    Facility Operations