Leadership

We are a family of faith called by God to serve in His house as priests and rule in the earth as kings.   We are in one accord building Storehouse and its families into strong leaders with joy, faith, love, and power.




John and Tracy Eckert

Job Title: Executive Pastors

1. Things we Love:
Tracy – John, Friendship with the Holy Spirit, Reading, Dancing
John – Tracy and family, business, worship

2. Things we Hate:
Tracy – Gossip and Slander
John –

3. Favorite Restaurants:
Tracy – Torchy Taco’s, Nick and Sam’s
John –

4. Favorite Movies:
Tracy – “The Book Thief” and “When Harry Met Sally”
John – “Bourne Identity”

5. Favorite Books:
Tracy – “Life of Fire” by Reinhard Bonnke
John – Bible

6. People we would like to meet:
Tracy – Enoch, Joan of Arc, Katherine Kulman, and Donald Trump
John – King David

7. Things that fascinate us:
Tracy – Salvation and Transformation of the human heart by the power of the Holy Spirit
John – Nature

8. Things people don’t know about us:
We want to learn to fly and visit as many islands as possible.

9. Something Adventurous:
John races cars and Tracy pastors people. Enough said.

10. Favorite Scripture:
Tracy – Galatians 2:20
“I have been crucified with Christ; it is no longer I who live, but Christ lives in me; and the life which I now live in the flesh I live by faith in the Son of God, who loved me and gave Himself for me.”

John – Luke 4:18
“The Spirit of the Lord is upon Me, Because He has anointed Me To preach the gospel to the poor; He has sent Me to heal the brokenhearted, To proclaim liberty to the captives And
recovery of sight to the blind, To set at liberty those who are oppressed;”

11. What we love most about our job at Storehouse:
Tracy – Encountering God and Loving People
John – Setting people free




Matthew Esquivel

Job Title: Associate Pastor, EJS Director

1. Things I Love:
Jesus, reading, going to parks, visiting museums, kayaking, hiking, worship, prayer.

2. Things I Hate:
Mustard, pickles, demons

3. Favorite Restaurants:
Places that have quality: Thai food, Mexican food, juicy burgers

4. Favorite Movies:
Hook, Lord of the Rings, Finding Neverland, X-MEN movies, Lion

5. Favorite Books:
Lord of the Rings, The Silmarillion, The Chronicles of Narnia, Hunger Games, Spiritual Maxims of Brother Lawrence, Compelled by Love, Experiencing the Depths of Jesus Christ

6. People I would like to meet:
Enoch, J.R.R. Tolkien, John G. Lake, Maria Woodworth Etter, David Pawson, Jennifer Lawrence

7. Things that fascinate me:
The heart of God.

8. Things people don’t know about me:
I’m an introvert

9. Something Adventurous:
I did a 168-foot freefall. Never again.

10. Favorite Scripture:
2 Corinthians 5:17 “Therefore, if anyone is in Christ, he is a new creation; old things have passed away; behold, all things have become new.” and 5:21 “For He made Him who knew no sin to be sin for us, that we might become the righteousness of God in Him.”

11. What I love most about my job at Storehouse:
Praying




Ann Marie

Job Title: Communications Director

1. Things I Love:
Steak, tacos, blueberries, chocolate, coffee ice cream, fireplaces, mountains, beach, bookstores, coffee shops

2. Things I Hate:
Math, getting lost, technology that doesn’t work

3. Favorite Restaurants:
Mexican and steak.

4. Favorite Movie:
Action movies.

5. Favorite Books:
Bible, leadership resources, political fiction.

6. People I would like to meet:
My husband.

7. Things that fascinate me:
Reading the Word, traveling to new cultures, enjoying creation, staring at newborn babies.

8. Thing people don’t know about me:
I’ve written 3 children’s books (unpublished), worked for an Olympic gold & silver medalist, and I collect funny squirrel photos. I once ran into T.L. Osborne at the grocery store and Joel Osteen at the bookstore but neither encounter changed my doctrine.

9. Something Adventurous:
Have traveled to Costa Rica, Mexico, Jamaica, Italy, Hungary, Honduras, and Israel. I also owned a rooster named Murphy and that was adventurous.

10. Favorite Scripture:
Psalm 92:10 “But my horn You have exalted like a wild ox; I have been anointed with fresh oil.”

11. What I love most about my job at Storehouse:
The exercise I get just trying to keep up.





Richard and Kristin Hickman

Job Title: Worship Pastors

1. Things we Love:
Our beautiful little boy Cash Joseph, organic food, our Puppy Jane, Music, Period dramas (Kristin!), Traveling, Reading. Singing songs to Jesus.

2. Things we Hate:
GMO’s

3. Favorite Restaurants:
Brewed, Prime, Mughlai, and anything Mexican.

4. Favorite Movies:
Kristin – PRIDE AND PREJUDICE or Christmas movies
Richard – Forrest Gump, Mr Deeds, LOTR, Rocky!!

5. Favorite Books:
Kristin – Hinds Feet on High Places & anything by Jane Austin
Richard – SO many – Romans series by Dr. M Lloyd-Jones, anything by Bethel authors, pretty much any of the the 5,000 I keep on my bookshelf! #Nerdlife

6. People we would like to meet:
The Queen (Auntie Liz!), Bill Johnson, President Trump.

7. Things that fascinate us:
We’re personality nerds! We love figuring people out. Kristin – ENFJ Richard – ENFP

8. Things people don’t know about us:
We met on Rich’s first day in America…but he didn’t remember Kristin and introduced himself again a week later! Smooth. He redeemed himself by proposing at Pemberly a few months later, however!

9. Something Adventurous:
Kristin led missions trips to Asia for two years in a row. Richard is a Brit on mission to a perilous and very foreign country…Texas. He misses real cheese and CHOCOLATE (!) but God is faithful.

10. Favorite Scripture:
Philippians 4:12 “I know how to be brought low, and I know how to abound. In any and every circumstance, I have learned the secret of facing plenty and hunger, abundance and need. I can do all things through him who strengthens me.”

11. What we love most about our job at Storehouse:
The people. Running after God with the people we love; there is nothing better. Also, John and Tracy. They are incredible leaders and they mother and father us all so well. Storehouse is a big family. It’s wonderful!





Aaron and Julie Richardson

Job Title: Children’s Pastors

1. Things we Love:
Aaron – Steak and Rolls
Julie – Culinary Arts, I’m a foody

2. Things we Hate:
Aaron – Dallas Traffic & Chinese food
Julie – Peas

3. Favorite Restaurants:
Aaron – Ruth’s Chris and other great steak houses
Julie – Pho88

4. Favorite Movies:
Aaron – White Collar (TV Show)
Julie – Father of Lights

5. Favorite Books:
Aaron – Blessing your Spirit by Arthur Burk & Think Orange by Reggie Joiner
Julie – Visions Beyond The Veil by H. A. Baker

6. People we would like to meet:
Aaron – Seth Dahl
Julie – Rolland and Heidi Baker

7. Things that fascinate us:
Aaron – The DFW Airport road system
Julie – Central Market

8. Things people don’t know about me:
Aaron – My joking facial expressions and normal facial expressions are exactly the same
Julie – I’m Canadian

9. Something Adventurous:
Aaron – I love to hike!
Julie – I love to try new foods at restaurants

10. Favorite Scripture:
John 15:5 “I am the vine, you are the branches. He who abides in Me, and I in him, bears much fruit; for without Me you can do nothing.”

11. What we love most about our job at Storehouse:
Aaron – I have the amazing opportunity to minister to kids every week and run along side so many amazing men and women of God.
Julie – The people! Our team, the children, their parents, etc.




Rob and Lindsay Hatch

Job Title: Prayer Room Directors

LINDSAY:

Favorite Restaurant : Hatch Cafe

Favorite Movie: Pride and Prejudice/ Netflix Binge: Poldark

Favorite Book: The Prophetic Path by Ron Campbell, Redeeming Love by Francine Rivers

People I would Love to meet: My parents when they were children
Things I Hate: Body odor, snoring, people who scrape the bowl for that last drop!
Things that Fascinate me: How God decides which nation and time period we are born into.

Things that people don’t know about me: My front tooth is black and I was hit by a car while running down the street…the two incidents are not related.

Something Adventurous: Teaching High School Seniors

Favorite Scripture: Song of Songs 3:4, John 10:10

Things I love – My wife, my kids, my mom and the Word of God.
ROB:
Favorite Restaurant: Hatch Cafe
Favorite Movie: Hunt for Red October / Shawshank Redemption
Favorite Book: Smith Wiggelsworth-Man of Faith
People I would love to meet: My grandfathers, Eddie Van Halen, King David
Things I hate: snakes, pride and flying (I’ll do it, but pray for first class)
Things that fascinate me: the grandness of God, His creation and His love for me
Things that people don’t know about me: I haven’t always been this good looking, it took years.  I’m also not scared of confrontation.
Something Adventurous: Dallas Traffic
Favorite Scripture: Revelation 4 & 5

Jeff Symons

Job Title:

1. Things I love:
Intimacy with God, my wonderful wife and kiddos, and watching people get touched by the power of God, Thai food (Panang duck curry)

2. Things I Hate:
Mozzarella cheese, loogies, demons

3. Favorite Restaurants:
Thai Tippiwan and Texas De Brazil

4. Favorite Movies:
Pretty much anything done by Darren Wilson

5. Favorite Books:
Good Morning Holy Spirit, Final Quest series, Meditations on Various Aspects of the Spiritual Life, Gazing into Glory

6. People I Would Like to Meet:
Dan Mohler, John G Lake, Smith Wigglesworth, Sadhu Selvaraj

7. Things that fascinate me:
The desert fathers, martyrdom, Jesus

8. Things people don’t know about me:
I travel to Mexico frequently but still don’t speak Spanish

9. Something Adventurous:
I love the adventure of walking with Jesus when in public… that even a grocery store can be transformed into an opportunity for an encounter with God.

10. Favorite scripture:
1 John 2:6 “the one who says he abides in Him ought himself to walk in the same manner as He walked”

11. What I love most about my job at Storehouse:
Raising up the next generation of young adult leaders and training the Body of Christ to walk with God (even when in public) is a privilege! I get to watch people believe in themselves and recognize how close God really is to them… it doesn’t get much better than that.