Meadow Oaks Baptist Church welcomed Maddie Rarick as its new pastor on June 5, 2022. A native of Sugar Land, Texas, Rarick completed her Bachelor of Arts in Christian Studies degree at the University of Mary Hardin-Baylor in 2017 and went on to complete her Master of Divinity degree with a concentration in Theology at Truett Seminary in 2020. She then was selected to receive the Parish Pulpit (Graduate Preaching) Fellowship from the University of Edinburgh in Edinburgh, Scotland, where she earned a Master of Theology by Research degree in 2021, with a concentration in Practical Theology and Ethics.
Music Director and Church Secretary
Janet Crawford is the Music Director at Meadow Oaks and also serves as MOBC’s church secretary. She received her Bachelor of Music degree from the University of Houston and did post graduate work at the University of Louisville. She has taught orchestra and Spanish in the public schools of Texas, Kentucky, West Virginia and Virginia.
She is a licensed Musikgarten teacher and uses their sacred curriculum with the preschoolers at MOBC. She plays violin in the Temple Symphony Orchestra and the Waco Symphony Orchestra. Janet is married to Tim Crawford, and they have two daughters, Hannah and Esther.