Pastor – Clark Dunlap
Bachelor of Theology – Liberty Bible College
Graduate Diploma in Theology – Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary
M. A. Christian Education –  Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary
Doctoral Candidate – Golden Gate Baptist Theological Seminary

Clark is originally from New Braunfels, Texas, and met Marney in San Marcos in college. Clark has been married to his wife, Marney, for 40 years. They have 3 married daughters and 9 grandchildren. Over the years, Clark has served as a youth minister, music minister, and pastor in Central and South Texas. 

larry profileMinister of Worship – Larry Permenter
Bachelor of Arts in Communications – University of Texas at Arlington
Emphasis on Electronic Media

Born in Dallas, Larry has lived in the Metroplex all his life.  Larry was born again at Westmoreland Heights Baptist church in Dallas, after being raised in the church.  After college, he became Minister of Music there, and later the church merged with Calvary Baptist Church of Oak Cliff. Moving to Keller, he joined Alliance Baptist Church, where he served in the praise team and choir ministries. He is an active member and officer in the Singing Men of North Central Texas, and had done music for many special occasions for church families over the years. He and his wife, Tammy, have two children, and 5 grandchildren. 

Minister to Students 

We are currently seeking a new Youth Minister for our church.

Our previous Youth Minister and his wife needed to leave, and we gave them our blessings and our prayers.  We still think they’re wonderful and appreciate their six years of service!


Director of Children’s Ministries – Marney Dunlap*

Bachelor of Science in Industrial Arts – Southwest Texas State University

Marney grew up in Friendswood, Texas, outside of Houston, and met Clark in San Marcos while in college. Clark and Marney have been married for 41 years. They have 3 married daughters, and 9 grandchildren. Marney’s father, Pete Lanmon, also attends FBC Smithfield. Marney taught middle school and high school Special Education for over 15 years, and has enjoyed teaching Sunday School, Children’s Choirs, Children’s Church, and Vacation Bible School for as long as she can remember!

Matt-LewisPianist – Matt Lewis

Bachelor of Science – Ouachita Baptist University

Treasurer/Finance – Lisa Ayers*






*denotes volunteer staff