A trained and experienced Christian pastor, Eric Garland currently resides in Lufkin, Texas, and works as an operator for Combatt Oilfield Solutions. Headquartered in Midland, Texas, Combatt provides a range of oil drilling support services at worksites throughout the state. Before joining the Combatt team in November of 2017, Eric Garland served seven years as a religious leader in Lufkin and elsewhere with a specific focus in ministering to the spiritual needs of children and families. He was affiliated with First Baptist Church of Conroe from 2011 to 2013, First Baptist Church of Huffman from 2014 to 2016, and Denman Avenue Baptist Church from 2016 to 2017.
Mr. Garland’s dedication to the Christian faith dates back to his early childhood. He accepted Christ as his personal Lord and Savior at the Mountainside Bible Church in Schroon Lake, New York, when he was 4 years old. His ongoing conviction and devotion are reflected in his blog, Innovative Canon. This blog examines scripture and shares elements of Mr. Garland’s personal life through the lens of Christian doctrine.
Lufkin, TX, US