Association Missionary

Joe Garner

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Ministry Assistant

Jean Ann Birdwell

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Jean Ann is married to Jerry Birdwell who hauls gas and diesel for B & B Oil. They have a daughter, Carrie Fox who works for the Navigators and is married to David Fox and they are Church Planters in Colorado Springs, CO and have blessed their parents with a granddaughter RuthAnn Elizabeth. Their son is Bradley works for Enable Energy and is married to Tara Birdwell who is a teacher at Liberty Christian and they are the proud parents or 2 sons, Korbry Paul and Garrison Kael who keep their parents and grandparents very busy.

Jean Ann retired from Wal-Mart after 33 1/2 years working in the traffic office.  She attends Valley Baptist Church with her family and has been a member for over 35 years and her parents were charter members.  Her hobbies are family, cooking and decorating.  She feels that God has put her in her Ministry Assistant position for a reason and she loves the people she is working with.


Jan Gaddis

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Jan has her Masters in Religious Education, Masters in Marriage & Family Therapy and is a Licensed Associate Counselor.

Ministry Assistant

Cindy Hollis

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Cindy has served the Association as Ministry Assistant since November of 2001.   She is married to Eddie Hollis, Battalion Chief at the Searcy Fire Department.  They have two daughters, Amy and Marlena and two son-in-laws.  They also have been blessed with four grandchildren, Cameron, Kinley and Conner & Jack.

Cindy is an active member at Valley Baptist Church.  She enjoys spending time with her family, especially the grandchildren, reading and traveling.


Part-Time Contracted Counselor

Dr. J.D. Stake, D. Min., LPC, LMFT

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Dr. J.D. Stake is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (LMFT) and a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC).  He provides therapy for those exhibiting anxiety, depression, grief, marital & family problems, addictions, parenting issues, PTSD –related issues and most relational issues.  He is also a trained mediator and supervises new counselors.  Dr. Stake is a Searcy High School graduate, and recently retired from the Arkansas Baptist State Convention (ABSC) where he served as the Director of Ministerial Services and Counseling. He continues to provide professional counseling for Arkansas ministers and their families as a part-time employee of ABSC.  For fourteen years, Dr. Stake served as Church Counselor at FBC, Lafayette, Louisiana.  He brings many years of counseling experience to the Calvary Counseling Center where he has volunteered for the past three years prior to coming on staff.

  July 2020  
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