Chris Holder Pastor of Outreach
Pastor Chris is the point person for Community Outreach and Youth at Holy Cross. Chris is a native Texan from Fort Worth and is more than willing to tell you how much that means to him. He is a graduate of Texas Wesleyan University and Dallas Theological Seminary; and is currently in the SMP (Special Ministry Pastor) program at Concordia Seminary in St. Louis.
Chris and his wife Lori, who is a sales manager, live in Dallas with their children Emily, Larson and Chloe. For the past 17 years Chris has served in the areas of youth and community outreach to churches in Carrollton, McKinney, Frisco, Dallas and Grand Prairie. In addition to his work at Holy Cross, Chris serves as the Director of the T2C2 Mission Network, a partnership between Holy Cross and other churches in the DFW area.
Chris has a passion to see people serve God by making a difference in the lives of those around them. Still a work in progress, just ask those who work with him, Chris has a heart for those on the fringe of society and wants everyone to know and experience the genuine love Christ has for broken imperfect, people.