Josh & Leslie Brown
Pastors Josh and Leslie Brown met in El Paso, Texas, and married in March of 2004. They have 4 children: Moriah(14), Judah(12), Elisah(7), and Uriah(5). They have served in multiple cities in Texas, in the fields of youth, young adult, and worship ministries. Josh and Leslie have a heart to reach out to the broken-hearted and people that have been wounded by the church in the past.
Pastor Josh Brown is the Lead Pastor at Overflow. His passion is hosting the presence of Jesus and making disciples. He pastored youth and lead worship for over twenty years prior to planting Overflow. Pastor Josh is a coffee and barbecue enthusiast and enjoys fishing and the great outdoors. Check out Pastor Josh’s blog and podcast website here.
Pastor Leslie’s passion is leading worship. She has been involved in worship ministry for over twenty years. Pastor Leslie loves being a mom to their four children and substitute teaches three days a week at the youngest's elementary school! Leslie enjoys releasing her creative outlet in other ways as well, and has published multiple fiction books. Check out her website here.
Nathan & Brooke Hernandez
Pastors Brooke and Nathan Hernandez met in Dallas at Christ for the Nations Institute, and married in June of 2015. They have two daughters, and two border collies! Their favorite foods are pizza and anything Mexican! They have served various different ministries in the DFW Metroplex together since 2011. Brooke and Nathan both have a heart to see people encounter Jesus through worship, prayer, and discipleship.
Pastor Nathan grew up in El Paso, Texas, and gave his life to Christ under the youth ministry of Pastor Josh Brown. As a sophomore in High School he felt a call to be trained for ministry. Nathan attended Christ for the Nations Institute and graduated in May of 2015 from the Worship and Technical Arts Major. His passion is to see people encounter the heart of the Father through a lifestyle of worship, and train others up into their potential as worship leaders. He loves to go fishing, shooting, playing football, basketball and anything that will get him outside!
Pastor Brooke grew up in Arlington, Texas. While she was a senior in high school she felt God calling her to ministry. She attended Christ for the Nations Institute and graduated in May of 2014. Her passion is to see people healed, made whole and to help lead God’s people in worship. Brooke is in charge of all our communications here at Overflow. Every email, text, notification and calendar invite is from her! She is also in charge of training all the volunteers we have here at Overflow. When she isn’t working at Overflow, she is at home loving on her two girls!
Joshua & Madison Sponsler
Pastors Joshua and Madison Sponsler met in Tanzania, Africa and married a little over a year later in Sonora, California. They now call Texas their home and have two daughters: Liberty and Ember.
Joshua Sponsler is the children’s pastor at Overflow Church. He was born and raised in the mountains in California, where the Lord fostered his desire to see kids encounter Jesus from a young age. He firmly believes in the mandate to make powerful, Holy Spirit-filled disciples, which includes the children of Overflow. Outside of church, Joshua works as a welder and spends the rest of his time enjoying friends or family.
Madison Sponsler is the children’s pastor at Overflow Church. She grew up in Georgia, but spent her teen years as a missionary to Tanzania, Africa. There her passion for inspiring and empowering children blossomed. Her desire is to see a new generation completely on fire for the Lord. Outside of being a children’s pastor, Madison loves being a stay-at-home mom with her two girls, posting on Instagram, and spending time out in nature.