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Harry Irwin

Senior Pastor          CONTACT
Harry began serving as Pastor in October of 2018. He was born and raised in Odessa. He graduated from Permian High School and received a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology from UTPB. In 2014, he graduated from Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary with a Master’s Of Divinity. He was licensed to the ministry in 2005 at First Baptist of Odessa and Ordained in 2015 at Victory Baptist of Haltom City. He is married to the love of his life, Natalee, and they have two children, Emily and Jonathan. Harry accepted the Lord as his Savior as a young child at Second Baptist of Odessa, and later surrendered to the ministry as a teenager at First Baptist of Odessa. Harry’s desire is to glorify God and grow His Kingdom. This is fulfilled by honoring God in all areas of life and sharing the love of Christ through purposeful evangelism.

Hugh Schwartz

Minister of Music & Outreach          CONTACT
Hugh began serving as our minister of music and outreach in September of 2023.

Kelly Stanley

Children’s Director          CONTACT
Kelly joined our staff in 2017. Kelly is married to Raymond and they have 2 grown and married children and 6 grandchildren. Kelly’s personal relationship with Christ began when she was in the 5th grade when she was saved at a revival at First Baptist Church in Galveston, Texas. She received her Bachelor of Arts degree and Teaching Certificate from the University of Texas of the Permian Basin. She has a heart for children and it shows. Kelly coordinates and oversees all of the Children’s Ministries of Sherwood Baptist which include AWANA Clubs, Vacation Bible School (VBS), Children’s Choir and Children’s Church.

Angie Inzer

Administrative Assistant          CONTACT
Angie joined our staff in December 2007. Sherwood has been her church home since April 1967. She came to know the Lord at the age of 8, at home with her mother’s guidance. She has served in our nursery toddler room since 1992. She never in her wildest dreams thought she would be working for the church. She married the guy next door, Tommy, in June 1987. They enjoy spending time with their 2 grown sons Logan and Noah, also Noah’s lovely wife Jayla. Her granddaughter Parker, brings much joy and happiness to the family. Angie handles all administrative duties for the church, and keeps our church office running smoothly.

Dena Harrison

Nursery Coordinator           
Dena joined our staff in March of 2021. She has been a member of Sherwood since October of 2016.  She married Troy Harrison in April 2018 and together they have four kids: Tyler, Tory, Kaitlyn, and Kaden.  Tyler is currently serving in the Army and is married to Kat. They have two sons: Isaac and Elijah.  Her favorite activities are to spend time fishing and traveling with her family.  Dena accepted Christ into her heart when she was ten years old and was baptized at a small church in her hometown.  She has been a volunteer with Upward Basketball for about 20 years now and has volunteered in various Children’s areas over the years.  Her duties include overseeing the nursery from birth to 4 years old.