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Meet Barry Hale

"To them God has chosen to make known among the Gentiles the glorious riches of this mystery, which is Christ in you, the hope of glory." Col. 1:27 NIV

Barry recently celebrated his 25th year at ETBU and currently serves as the Director of I.T. Before joining the ETBU staff, he served as the Network Administrator at Rapha Ministries headquarters in Houston and has also served as Student Pastor at churches in Palestine and Houston. He is an ETBU (ETBC) alumni where he earned his degree in Ministry Careers and Counseling. He also holds a degree in Computer Science and studied at New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary and Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary. He serves on multiple state and national technology tasks force and Higher Ed technology advisory boards. Barry also serves in various ministries and Team Leader roles at his church. "Life if full of blessings, but getting to be a part of what God is doing at ETBU is one of the greatest blessings of my life".