Dr. Robert Oliver has served as senior pastor of Bastrop Bible Church since 1999. He has enjoyed serving in the pastoral ministry for over 30 years, with an emphasis on teaching and discipling. He previously served as associate pastor with Grace Bible Church in College Station, Texas, and as senior pastor of Forked River Baptist Church in Lanoka Harbor, New Jersey. Pastor Oliver received a B.B.A. from the University of Texas before attending Dallas Theological Seminary, where he received a Masters in Theology and a Doctorate of Ministry. Dr. Oliver also serves as a volunteer police chaplain with the Bastrop Police Department.