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Leadership at


Bobby Thomas - Pastor

Bobby has been the senior pastor of Indian Creek Southern Baptist Church for the past twenty years. He has been married to his wife Shannon for 30 years and together they have four children and three grandchildren. Bobby and Shannon started as church planters and planted ICSBC together twenty years ago. Bobby loves spending time with his grandchildren and spending time in the woods during archery season. He has two dogs that he spends his free time training.












Shannon Thomas - Indian Creek Secretary 

Shannon has been married to Pastor Bobby for 30 years. Together they have four children and three grandchildren. She and her husband were called into ministry over 21 years ago and together they planted Indian Creek SBC with God's leading. She loves to spend time with her family, grandchildren and two dogs. Her hobbies are watching cooking shows and going side by side riding.









Dave Barrick
Born and raised in New Martinsville, West Virginia, Dave moved to Tyler County in 1983 and has worked in the chemical industry for 37 years. Dave is married to Lynn and they have two sons and four grandchildren.
Dave started attending Indian Creek SBC in 2011 and serves on the leadership team as well as the cleaning team.














Dylan "Shane" Murray

Shane became a saved child of God approximately 5 years ago. He later became a member of ICSBC, where he serves on the leadership team and is an RA leader. Shane resides in Middlebourne where he lives with his wife, Brandi, and their 4 children.












Mike Hogue

Mike served as adult Sunday School teacher since 2008. Mike is passionate about teaching God’s Word in a way that challenges others to grow in their walk with the Lord. Mike, his wife Mindy, and their son live on their farm outside of Middlebourne.












Dean Pratt

I am blessed to be a member of Indian Creek Southern Baptist Church where I was saved by God's grace in 2010. It was then that my life truly began to change because of what the Lord started in me.  I am thankful for my relationship with Jesus Christ who has continually shown His faith in my life. I faithfully attend ICSBC along with my wife Patty, son-in-law Charlie, daughter Jill, and their 4 Children. My Son Ben serves in the USAF.  I have served on the leadership team for five years and am over church security.  I have also been with Tyler County Sheriffs Department for over 20 years. 












Randy Lancaster

Randy was born and raised in Tyler County. He has been attending Indian Creek since 2006.  He is happily married to Pamela and they have two children, Johnathan and Samuel.  In addition to being on the leadership team, Randy serves as an adult Sunday school teacher and church treasurer. 

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