Our Leadership Team

Have questions about or for our staff? This is the team that God has put together to partner with the people of Lampasas to reach Lampasas and beyond.  Please contact them with any questions about how we can partner with you.

 

Jeff Cockburn Teaching Pastor

512-564-0107
 

Jeff Cockburn is a third generation Lampasan. He graduated from Lampasas High School in 1983 and received his bachelors degree in Business Management from Concordia Lutheran College in Austin, TX. 

He married Tonya Hargrove on October 1, 1994, and they have since been blessed with three wonderful children: Cullen James, Cohen Patrick, and Conley Adrienne.

Jeff first accepted the call to work at Grace Fellowship in 2008, and his original duties as Pastor of Administration and Discipleship expanded into an Executive Pastor position. Now as the Teaching Pastor, he humbly serves with great optimism and enthusiasm in what God has done, is doing, and what He is going to do through the church body.

 

Jeff Cockburn Teaching Pastor

512-564-0107
 

Jeff Cockburn is a third generation Lampasan. He graduated from Lampasas High School in 1983 and received his bachelors degree in Business Management from Concordia Lutheran College in Austin, TX. 

He married Tonya Hargrove on October 1, 1994, and they have since been blessed with three wonderful children: Cullen James, Cohen Patrick, and Conley Adrienne.

Jeff first accepted the call to work at Grace Fellowship in 2008, and his original duties as Pastor of Administration and Discipleship expanded into an Executive Pastor position. Now as the Teaching Pastor, he humbly serves with great optimism and enthusiasm in what God has done, is doing, and what He is going to do through the church body.

David Stone

Senior Pastor

512-564-0901
 

David Stone grew up in the panhandle of Texas. He attended Angelo State University where he received a degree in Biology. While at Angelo State University, David met his wife Gena.

They have been married for 18 years and have three children, Benjamin, Nicholas, and Kenzie. David became involved in the ministry in 2003 in Luling, Texas. While there he served as both a full-time and part-time youth minister.

He enjoys camping, golf, and seeing people surprised by the grace of God. David received his Master’s degree in Theological Studies from Liberty University.

Tony Marquez

Youth and Family Pastor

512-540-6907
 
Tony grew up in Lampasas and graduated Lampasas High School in 2002. Shortly there after Tony was baptized at Grace Fellowship and started volunteering with the youth and our Building Badgers Ministry.  Tony accepted the call to pastoral ministry in 2010 and served as a youth intern until 2011 when joined our pastoral staff in 2012.  After serving at Meta-Church in San Antonio for 3 years and earning a business degree from WGU, Tony returned to Grace in 2021 to continue pouring into the lives of the families in the community he loves.

He and his wife Caroline have been married for 10 years and have 2 kids Zayne and Asa.
 
 

Paul Weinheimer
BBYL Director

512-566-8116
 
Paul comes to us as a former Coach and current administrator at Lampasas ISD.  He has an unquenchable passion for the Lord and a desire for kids to know God through any avenue available; whether its teaching at church or school or during a devotional at a sports practice.
 
Paul’s role allows him to help children navigate the transition from elementary to middle school.

Zach Huckabee

Worship Pastor

Zach is an accomplished musician whose desire is to see God glorified through worship in a way that engages the spirit and encourages the soul. 
 
More than that Zach loves to bring deep truths of faith found in our rich history of music to help us learn more about God’s grace.
 

Jason Akers

Small Groups Pastor

 
Jason Akers began his career as a firefighter/paramedic with Killeen Fire Department and he currently works as a Captain with Austin-Travis County EMS. He is now the small groups Pastor at Grace Fellowship Church in 2021 after coming to Grace in 2015. Jason began his journey volunteering with youth ministry and later moved into leading small groups and became apart of the men’s group.
 
 
He has been married to his wife Lorie Akers for 24 years and together they have one son Jonathon Taylor Akers. 
 

Paul Weinheimer
BBYL Director

512-566-8116
 
Paul comes to us as a former Coach and current administrator at Lampasas ISD.  He has an unquenchable passion for the Lord and a desire for kids to know God through any avenue available; whether its teaching at church or school or during a devotional at a sports practice.
 
Paul’s role allows him to help children navigate the transition from elementary to middle school.

Jeni Clark

Childrens’s Director

 
Jeni is a graduate of Salado High School, and Texas Tech University,  with a Bachelor of Science in Education. After college she taught 2nd Grade  for 5 years and FBC Preschool \Kindergarten Teacher for 4 years. God has blessed her with the gift and ability to work with children. She enjoys the opportunity to share with children God’s love.
 
I enjoy working with children, planning weekly lessons and planning events for families to show the love of Christ and grow HIS Kingdom. Her heart is especially burdened for women, children and families.
 
God wants me to focus on Him and my growth and reliance on Christ daily, and learning with others and teaching that Christ is the most important thing in our life and we can love and trust Him no matter what.