Dr. Craig Etheredge, lead pastor of First Baptist Church of Colleyville, Texas, delivered the chapel message March 2. The service took place in Raley Chapel’s Potter Auditorium on the OBU campus in Shawnee.
Etheredge began serving as lead pastor at FBC Colleyville in 2007. He is the founder and president of discipleFIRST, an organization that exists to empower church leaders to live, lead and leverage their influence to ignite movements of multiplication. He hosts a daily online devotional called Morning Thrive, featuring one-minute devotionals in video and written form.
He earned a Master of Divinity from Southwestern Theological Seminary and a Doctor of Ministry from Trinity Evangelical Divinity School. He is a contributing author to Lifeway’s Disciples Path project. He currently serves as adjunct professor of siscipleship at Southwestern. In addition to leading the local church, he is involved in the local community, serving as president of the Board of Trustees for Baylor Hospital, Grapevine.