Chris Bruce

Lead Pastor

Chris came to First Baptist in the fall of 2013. Originally from Allen, Texas, Chris met his wife, Rachel, while the two were attending college in Abilene. Together they have three beautiful girls, Halle, Addyson, and Elliott, and two dogs named Scout and Fable. Since their move to Lexington, Chris and Rachel have loved watching God's kingdom grow in the hearts of His people at First Baptist.

Chris is a graduate from Hardin-Simmons University (BBS, MDiv) and Baylor University (DMin). When he's not chasing their three girls, you can probably find him reading, hunting, or playing ice hockey in Austin.

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Lindsey Grimm

Office Administrator

Lindsey grew up here in Lexington, attending First Baptist Church along with her family.  She enjoys serving the Lord and volunteering her time in the church nursery.  Before Lindsey became the Office Administrator, she enjoyed serving her time as staff in the Mother's Day Out Program here at FBC.  Lindsey and her husband Doug have been married for 15 years.  They have two boys together, Chanten and Talon, along with two dogs, Oaklie and Storm and some cows.  

Lindsey has her Administrative Office Specialist Certificate from Blinn College.  

Aside from her position at FBC, she enjoys spending her time with her family, working in her flower beds, and chasing her two boys around outdoors.

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Kristie Gamm

Biblical Counselor

Kristie is a Certified Biblical Therapist who has finished her Bachelor’s degree in Ministry and will be pursuing her Masters degree in Biblical Counseling.  With over 2,500 hours of counseling and group therapy, she has a passion for expressing and seeing God’s redemptive love move into the broken areas of our lives. She recognizes God himself to be the true counselor (Psalm 32:8) and desires to lead people to a deeper understanding of Him while seeing ourselves and our struggles in light of His word. 

Kristie is the wife of her beloved husband and fellow traveler, Jeff Gamm.  Together they parent 6 children, 4 of which are adults and 2 teenagers and are the proud grandparents of their first grand-daughter. 

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Christian Brandon

Youth Pastor

Christian Brandon first came to FBC Lexington as an intern in the summer of 2017 and returned as the Youth Pastor in the winter of 2019. Christian, originally from Dripping Springs, is currently a resident of Waco after graduating from Baylor in 2018. Christian’s ministry focuses on discipleship through personal relationships, guiding them to live like Christ in the modern world through action. When Christian isn’t busy discipling youth or involved in his academics, he enjoys cooking, live music, and tabletop or video games.

Christian received his BA in Psychology with a minor in Religious Studies from Baylor University and is currently working on earning his MDiv at Truett Seminary in Waco, Texas.

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Pam Morse

Mother's Day Out Director

Pam has been the Mother’s Day Out director since 2016, and  the teacher for the Pre-Kindergarten class since 2015.  Pam has a passion for teaching young children and considers herself blessed to have a role in guiding children as they grow socially, emotionally, intellectually, physically, and spiritually.  

Pam graduated from Texas State University with a B.S. in Elementary Education and from the University of Houston with a Masters degree in Early Childhood Education.  Pam and her husband Steve have lived in Lexington for 27 years and have been members of First Baptist Church since 1990. Pam enjoys doing anything outside and loves spending time with her grandchildren.