Our Staff

Greg Richards

Lead Pastor
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Serving as Lead Pastor, Greg is passionate about helping others discover their purpose and fulfill their destiny. A native of Kaufman, he has a deep love for country living and the people who are drawn to this region. With the simple ministry philosophy of “Love God, Love People & Love Life”, Greg’s relevant communication style is never lacking in humor or passion. When the sun is setting, Greg loves cooking out, serving others and enjoying time with his wife Judy and their family. He appreciates good Bar-B-Q and is a connoisseur of banana pudding. He’s no stranger to windsurfing, snowboarding and motorcycling and he loves woodworking and chasing golf balls.

Judy Richards

Pastor - Women / Youth
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Judy has been married to Greg for 28 years.  She has two beautiful girls and two grandchildren.  She is not only Wife, Mother and Gigi, but also works as a ReMax Realtor.  She has a genuine love for people of all ages and her most fulfilling passion in ministry is seeing others align themselves with their true identity in Christ. Serving as interim Youth Pastor and heading up the Women’s Ministry at Life Church, Judy loves developing leaders and is always grateful for the opportunity to be a part of what God is doing in people’s lives.  A true Dallas Cowboys fan, Judy loves to cook, hang out with friends, and she keeps a large trunk full of board games in her living room.

Darcy Omstead

Administrator
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Darcy serves as the Life Church Administrator and it’s a dream come true for her. Although she was baptized at the age of eight, she didn’t begin to fully realize a personal relationship with Jesus or recognize the Holy Spirit in her life until three years ago.  As a result, she began to blossom and is still growing and maturing in her faith each day. Just two years ago, she married a wonderful, God-loving man and began a blended family of three sons ages 17, 10 and 6. Once a city girl, she now spends her free time with her family, their 3 large dogs and enjoys country living.  She likes to read, write and take pictures of everyday life.