Our Staff

  • John Lowrie

    Senior Pastor

    John Lowrie has served as our Senior Pastor since 2006. God has done some awesome things in our church under John's leadership. John is married to Kristi, and they have three children: John David, Ashlyn, and Abbi. John previously served as Pastor at First Baptist church of Abernathy, Texas. John is a graduate of Baylor University and Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary. By the way, John is a BIG Ranger's fan. Email: john@fbcterrell.org

  • Keith Clayton

    Minister of Education & Outreach

    Keith joined our ministry staff in 2000 from corporate life, after having been an FBC member for nine years. He works with our various education ministries and leads in our outreach efforts. Keith has completed various course work at Southwesthern Baptist Theological Seminary in Fort Worth. He holds a B.S. degree in Business Administration from Northwestern State University in Louisiana. He and his wife, Jo, have two adult children, and four grandchildren. Email: keith@fbcterrell.org

  • blake marlow

    minister of youth & Recreation

    Blake was born and raised in small town Oklahoma. A life long Okie (He will let you know) Blake was called to the ministry in 8th grade while attending the Southern Baptist camp known as Falls Creek. Blake grew up in First Baptist Church of Lexington, OK where he worked as a intern, Sunday School Teacher and Worship Leader before being called to Oklahoma City. While Blake was in Oklahoma City He graduated from the University of Central Oklahoma with a B.A. in Technology (Music Performance). Blake also served as intern and then was called to serve on staff as Associate Student Minister at Southern Hills Baptist Church in Oklahoma City. Blake was called to be the Minister of Youth and Recreation at First Baptist in February of 2015. Blake loves student ministry, young adults, discipleship, theology, music, The University of Oklahoma, football, baseball, and the Oklahoma City Thunder, but most of all Blake loves Jesus Christ and loves to watch students grow in their walk with their Lord and Savior. Email: blake@fbcterrell.org

  • katie baker

    minister to children

    Katie has been the Children's Minister at our church since 2013.  She feels continually blessed to be able to see the children in our church learn and grow in their love and understanding of the Lord.   Katie is a huge fan of all things crafty (sewing, crochet, knitting, painting, etc.) This is one of the reasons she adores VBS so much!   Katie and her husband Micah have two crazy funny red headed daughters, Hannah and Audrey.

    Email: katie@fbcterrell.org

  • sandra harrelson

    Financial secretary

    Sandra is our Financial Secretary and processes the financial transactions that flow through the church office. Sandra and her husband, Jimmy, have been members of FBC Terrell since 2003. They have three grown children - Jeremy, Karissa and Jamii -- and four grandchildren -- Kolton, Kendallyn, Rylan and Lillian. Email: sandra@fbcterrell.org

  • Kim Abbott

    Member & Publishing Secretary

    Kim is our church membership and publishing secretary. She maintains our membership records and prepares the various publications, artwork, and mail outs for our church. Kim and her husband, Stephen, have two adult children and one granddaughter, Anastasia. Email: kim@fbcterrell.org