Our Staff

Pastor – Matthew Gage

Pastor Matthew Gage is a Decatur native and grew up on a dairy farm north of town.  He felt the call to preach when in the third grade and graduated from a Bible college in Kentucky with a degree in pastoral theology.  Since graduating, he has served in area churches and helped in a church plant in McKinney.  Along the way he was taught Sunday School, played piano, conducted children’s programs, and helped in many other areas of ministry.  Since 2007, he has maintained a personal website at BaptistBasics.org.

Matthew and his wife Rebecca live in Decatur and have four children.


Music Director – Randy Slimp