Dennis Ingle

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Bro. Dennis Ingle, a native of Carlisle-Hazen area, is the current pastor of  Unity Missionary Baptist Church.  He has been married to his wife, Karen, since 1976. He has two children, Chad and Amy, and two grandchildren.   Chad and his wife, Tiffany, and their children Hayden and Gracen, live in Carlisle.  Amy and her husband Vince live in DeWitt. 
    Bro. Dennis has pastored two other church, Holly Springs MBC near Judsonia, AR, for 9 years, and Oak Grove MBC near Austin, AR, for 6 years.
    "Karen and I are so excited to be here at Unity in DeWitt, and look forward to all the great things God is going to do at Unity and for the town of DeWitt."

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Charles Crutchfield

Charles grew up in Pine Bluff, Arkansas. His dad is a preacher, and is the pastor of Brinkley Missionary Baptist Church. He has two grown children: Katelyn and Samuel. Charles served in the United States Marine Corps for eight years. He served in Operation Dessert Storm. In his spare time, Charles likes to work outside. 

He became a member of Unity on July 12, 2015. He moved to DeWitt from White Hall, Arkansas. He serves as Music Director, Assistant Sunday School Teacher for the Cornerstone Class and works in the Gospel Project program on Wednesday nights. His favorite verses are: Proverbs 3:5-6 "Trust in the Lord with all thine heart; amd lean not unto thine own understanding. In all thy ways acknowledge him and he shall direct thy paths."


Beverly Watson

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Beverly has lived in DeWitt all of her life. She married her husband, Bob, in 1974. They have two children, Jon and Bethany, and four grandchildren, Kaylee, Evan, Hali and Hollyn. She loves spending time with her family and getting to watch the grandchildren in church, school and sports activities. 

Beverly has been a member of Unity since December 1986. She is church secretary, works in Unity Community Clothes Closet, helps with the Operation Christmas Child Project, a member of the Women's Ministry and women's Bible class teacher. Her favorite verse is Galatians 2:20 "I am crucified with Christ: nevertheless I live; yet not I, but Christ liveth in me: and the life which I now live in the flesh I live by the faith of the Son of God, who loved me, and gave himself for me."


Jerry Childers

Jerry and his wife, Norma, have been married since March, 1986. He has two daughters, Jennifer and Jill. Jerry and Norma joined Unity in May, 2003. He is a big truch Owner/Operator. In his spare time he enjoys camping and being in the outdoors. 

He bacame a deacon at Unity on July 9, 2017. His favorite verse is: John 3:16 "For God so loved the world, that he gave his only begotten Son, that whosoever believeth in him should not perish, but have everlasting life." Jerry said this has been his favorite verse since he was a small child, knowing that he has eternal life. He has been a member of two churches, Landmark Baptist Church and Unity Missionary Baptist Church, both in DeWitt. 


Adam Hargrove, Jr.

Adam "Frankie" Hargrove, Jr., and wife, Sherrie have one son, Bradley, and three grandchildren: Reese, Riley and Barnes. Frankie is a retired farmer. They became members of Unity in July, 1992. Frankie became a deacon for Unity on July 12, 1992. He is the teacher for the "Friends in Faith" Sunday School Class. Frankie has two favorite Bible verses: Matthew 6:33  "But seek ye first the kingdon of God, and his righteousness; and all these things shall be added unto you." and I Cor. 2:9 "But as it is written, Eye hath not seen, nor ear heard, neither have entered into the heart of man, the things which God hath prepared for them that love him."

You can always depend on Frankie for any "handyman" work that needs to be done around the church, from repairs to props for VBS. 



Bob Watson

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Bob and his wife, Beverly, were married in 1974, and have lived in DeWitt all of their life. He enjoys spending time with his family and church family. Bob and Beverly have two grown children, Jon Watson and Bethany Watkins,  and four grandchildren. Jon has two children, Kaylee and Evan. Bethany and Mat have two daughters: Hali and Hollyn. The grandchildren keep them busy with softball, basketball, gymnastics and other activities and Bob LOVES every minute spent with them! Bob works at The Bull Pen Restaurant in DeWitt.

Bob has been a member of Unity Missionary Baptist Church since December, 1986. He is Treasurer for Unity and serves as teacher of the Cornerstone Sunday School Class. He was ordained a deacon on September 1, 1989. Favorite verse: Jeremiah 29:11 "For I know the thoughts that I think toward you, saith the Lord, thoughts of peace, and not of evil, to give you an expected end."