Chris and his wife Heather graduated from The Crown College of the Bible in 2015. Chris graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in Youth Ministry and Heather with a Bachelor’s and Master’s degree in Christian Education. They were married a month after graduation and began serving on staff at Gospel Baptist Church a month after that. Chris and Heather have been married for over 5 years and have two wonderful sons.
Starting as Youth Director, Chris ministered to the junior high and high school age young people for a duration of four and a half years. In December of 2019 Chris transitioned from Youth Director to Assistant Pastor. On January 12, 2020 Gospel Baptist Church ordained Chris Barrows into the Gospel ministry.
Chris currently oversees the young adults, is principal of Gospel Baptist Christian School, and works alongside Senior Pastor Bill Lytell. Chris has a heart the Lord and a desire to see many people saved, baptized, and discipled. His life verses are Proverbs 3:5-6, "Trust in the Lord with all thine heart; and lean not unto thine own understanding. In all thy ways acknowledge him, and he shall direct thy paths."