Justin began full-time ministry in 2009, which included a two-year church-planting residency where he was specifically trained and equipped to plant a church. Justin is currently enrolled in Reformed Theological Seminary, working towards his MA in Theology.
He and his gifted wife, Rachael, both received undergraduate degrees from Texas A&M and were married in January of 2009. Since then, they have had the privilege of serving together in various ministry capacities. Recently, they experienced the Lord's favor in the form of their two boys, Keller and Reid. They are both excited to see how God uses them to make much of Himself in Cypress.
Vince has a heart for prayer, the Bible, and seeing people transformed by the good news of Christ. He has a BA from Houston Baptist University and a Master of Divinity from Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary. Vince was a lead pastor and church planter for twenty one years in several places throughout Texas, including here in Cypress before he joined the Bridge Point family.
Vince and his wife, Julie, were married in 1983 and are proud parents of four children grandparents of four grandsons. They are glad to be a part of a vibrant, gospel-centered church at which they can serve both the church family and the Cypress community.
Matt loves to learn and communicate, passions that have been discovered and developed over years of ministry experience and education. He received his BA in Religion from Baylor University and his Masters in Christian Education from Dallas Theological Seminary.
Matt and his wife, Kayla, began dating in high school and attended college together, as well. They have enjoyed traveling the world with one another but have more so enjoyed building a strong community of friends here in Cypress. They were married in March of 2014, and have one little girl, Eden Grace.
Director of spiritual formation
Ryan grew up in the Dallas area and began serving in full-time ministry in 2008. He worked on staff as an ordained minister at The Village Church for over three years and recently completed a Church Planting Residency at The Austin Stone Community Church. He received a BBA from Dallas Baptist University and has completed graduate work at Redeemer Seminary and Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary, where he is currently finishing his Master of Divinity.
He is married to Rebekah, and they have one daughter, Kennedy Grace. They are excited to be a part of what Jesus is doing at Bridge Point and look forward to seeing the gospel go forward through this church body.
Andy grew up in Central Illinois and earned his Bachelor's from Moody Bible Institute in Chicago. After graduating in 2007 he moved to Houston to serve as a Youth Intern and was hired full time after the summer as the Director of Adult Sports. After ministering in that position for two years he then helped plant a church in the city, where he was ordained as an Elder and served in various ministry roles.
In the fall of 2016, the Powells moved to Cypress and quickly felt a sense of belonging at Bridge Point. Andy has been married to Andrea since 2012, and they have two sons, Titus and Canon.
Christina has a contagious joy, cultivated by her love for running, gardening, traveling, and, most notably, her family. She received her BS in Biomedical Science from Texas A&M and her Doctor of Pharmacy from the University of Houston.
Christina and her husband, BJ, were married in May of 2007, and they have four kids, Addyson, Dawson, Emmersyn, and Ferrison. After moving to Cypress in 2014, she and BJ began joyfully serving their neighborhood and community. Christina has a passion to see children grow in their love for and knowledge of Jesus. This passion, accompanied by her many gifts and years of experience, has led to Christina's role at Bridge Point, a position she looks forward to continue using to make a difference in the lives of many.
Bryce has a sincere heart for seeing people grow in their understanding of true worship and to lead people in connecting their hearts to the truth of the Gospel. The connection between heart and head is evident in Bryce, because after studying music at multiple schools, he is now an accomplished Network Engineer.
He and Katy got married in 2007, and they have four children: Hayven, Tytus, Mycah, and Josyah. After getting involved with Bridge Point, Bryce quickly showed to be a reliable leader for our music arts team, and he looks forward to continuing to use his gifts to train musicians, develop our liturgy, and lead our church family in what it means to worship in both spirit and truth.
Women's Ministry Director
Believing that every encounter is an opportunity to show and share grace, Christie has a heart to pursue relationship with women, and to remind them of the truth of who they are when they’re found in Jesus. She desires to know and love people, building authentic relationships so that, together, we might all live out the Gospel in the fullness of what relationship with Jesus has for us. Christie leads our monthly gathering for the women of Bridge Point. In the Gathering, you’ll find her supporting various serve teams and engaging with members and guests.
Christie and her husband, Jerome, have been married since 2002. They have three children, Darius, Andre, and Juliana. When she’s not hanging out with people, you’ll find her creating art or reading a book.