Blake White began serving as Lead Pastor at South Side on July 27, 2017. Previously he was the Campus Pastor of the Dripping Springs Campus of Austin Ridge Bible Church. Blake received a B.S. from Angelo State in 2005. He went on to earn a Master of Divinity in Christian Ministry from The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary in 2010 and then a Masters of Theology degree in Biblical Theology from Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary in 2012. Blake is married to Alicia and they have 5 children: Josiah, Asher, Karis, Knox, and Bo. He enjoys dating his wife, playing with his kids, reading, and has written a dozen theology books. His life verse is Colossians 1:28-2:5.
Tim has served as University Pastor since June 2001. He graduated from Hardin Simmons University (BBS) in 1998, and earned a Master of Arts in Christian Education from Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary in 2008. He leads our ministry to college students at Hardin-Simmons University, McMurry University, Abilene Christian University and Cisco College. He and his wife, Kara, have four children.
Jamey has served as Youth Pastor since June of 2008. A graduate of National-Louis University (BS in Management Information Systems) and Dallas Theological Seminary (Master of Arts in Christian Education), his heart is to lead students to Jesus Christ, disciple them in their walk, and send them out as disciple makers for the Kingdom. Jamey's wife, Tammie, serves in the Youth Ministry. Jamey and Tammie have four children.
Interim Worship Pastor
Tim accepted the Worship Pastor position as interim in June of 2016. He is currently active duty military stationed at Dyess AFB, but has heard the calling from the Lord to leave the military in 2017 and pursue an education in "Worship and Pastoral Ministries" through the Southern Baptist Theological Seminary. He is married to Michelle and they have four children. Tim's goal is to lead the people of South Side in worship that is authentic and intentional. His hope is that South Side will continue to worship the Lord throughout the week with all of their heart, soul, mind, and strength as they are faced with the challenges of living in a world that needs God.
Early Childhood Director
Charcy Hardin joined our staff in July 2017. Her responsibilities include overseeing the staffing and care of our nursery. Charcy is married to Justin and they have children: Emma, Brett, and Gracie.
Children's Ministry Director
Ashley came on as Children's Ministry Director in early 2016. She is married to Stephen and their daughter was born in November of 2015. Ashley's responsibility is to oversee the Children's Ministry (Kindergarten through 5th grade).