OUR STAFF


  • CASEY RADER

    SENIOR PASTOR

    Experience: Pastor Casey has experience both as a Children's Pastor and Senior Pastor.  From 2008-2011 - Pastor at Lakeview Baptist Church in Gore, OK; From 2012 - 2013 - Children's Minister at First Baptist Church in Roanoke, TX; From 2013 - 2014 - Minister To Families with Children at Lynwood Baptist Church in Cape Girardeau, MO; From 2014 - 2015 - Children's Pastor at Life Church in Sulphur, LA; 2016 - Present - Senior Pastor at Life Church/ The Gathering in Sulphur, LA


    Family: Married to Cindy since 1997 and together they have 4 daughters and 3 sons, Emily, Alyssa, Anna, Eli, Max, Micah and Adalee.


    Education: Graduated Hilldale High school, Bachelor's Degree in Business Administration from Northeastern State University, Master's Degree in Christian Education from Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary.


  • Shawn Dugas  

    ASSOCIATE PASTOR

    Associate Pastor


  • GARON DUGAS

    WORSHIP LEADER


  • ANGIE ADAMS

    PRE-SCHOOL/ NURSERY COORDINATOR

    Experience: Saved May 1996. Started attending The Gathering in 2006, became a member in 2007, and started serving in the Children's Ministry. She worked for CPSB for six years. Surrendered to Ministry in 2011. Joined The Gathering staff in 2012.


    Family: Married to Rusty and together they have one daughter and two sons. Gabby, Taylor and Nathaniel.


    Education: High School Diploma