Meet Our Ministers

Meet Our Ministers

We are blessed here at the Hempstead Church of Christ to have some great men on staff.

Eugene Dewveall is a powerful speaker and great teacher of Gods word.

          David Peyton has a heart for all people and helping them through every aspect of life and is a minister to our families.

They are both ready to help and serve and have wonderful family. We hope that you to get the opportunity to be blessed by these men.


Eugene  Turner  Dewveall  gene_2012

(Pronounced Duvall) 

Eugene Dewveall was born in Levelland, Texas on November 8, 1939. He attended Weatherford High School from 1954-1957 and was born again in Christ on January 11, 1951. Eugene went on to study at McLennan Community College, Arlington State College, and the University of Houston majoring in Bible and Communication.

Eugene married Jackie Allison in Weatherford in 1958. To this sacred union were born five children. Our two sons and three daughters are Christians and have blessed us with nine grand children and three great-grandchildren.

Eugene has over 50 years in full-time pulpit ministry with ten churches in Texas.

Experience:    Fifty-Four Years In Full-Time Pulpit Ministry With Ten Churches In Texas

 Hempstead Church Of Christ    February 1995 – July 2007    And    October 2010 –Present

Meridian Church Of Christ    August 2007 – September 2010

Cavitt Church Of Christ In Bryan    November 1984 – January 1995

Sweeny Church Of Christ    January 1980 – October 1984

Liberty Church Of Christ    November 1976 – December 1979

Jersey Village Church Of Christ    November 1970 – October 1976

LaVega Church Of Christ In Waco    October 1966 – October 1970

Valley Mills Church Of Christ    May 1964 – September 1966

Rio Vista Church Of Christ    June 1962 – April 1964

Westside Church Of Christ In Weatherford    August 1961 – May 1962

Special Areas Of Ministry

Personal Evangelism Training             Church Leadership Training

Church Growth Seminar                       The Christian Home Seminar

Christian 12 Step Program                   Campaigns For Christ

How I View My Ministry

Preacher Of The Gospel                                    Teacher Of The Bible

Equipper Of Members For Ministry               Personal Evangelist

Personal Visitor                                                  Mentor

Office Manager                                                  Spokesman For The Congregation

So That We Accomplish

Spiritual Growth Of The Members

Ministry Growth By The Congregation

Numerical Growth Of The Church    

Outreach and Equipping Minister

David Peyton 

Cell Phone: (346) 666-0300


David Peyton and his wife Karen have 26 years of ministry experience, which include 11 years as missionaries in the Philippines. David received his BS at Texas A&M in 1989, and his Masters of Missiology at Abilene Christian University in 1995.

David and Karen have three children.