Bryan L. Crow

Bryan L. Crow was born on a Cattle Ranch in North Texas on September 15, 1933, grew up in Fort Worth, Texas, and graduated from Poly High School in 1951, where he was a 2-sport letterman in football and basketball. After graduating high school, Bryan went to Hardin Simmons University in Abilene, Texas, where he was a 2-year walk-on basketball player and played on the 1953 championship team and in 1 NCAA playoff game. He then graduated from Hardin Simmons University in 1955 with a bachelor's degree in psychology. He then continued is education graduating from Southwestern Theological Seminary Forth Worth, Texas, in 1959 with a bachelor’s degree with a major in preaching, and later on received a masters in theology from that seminary in 1973.
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Bryan was a pastor of 3 churches over 49 years:

  • First Baptist Church of Seagoville, Texas
  • Garden Church of Anaheim (Euclid Street Baptist Church)
  • Glen Garden Baptist Church in Fort Worth, Texas
Bryan retired from the pastorate in 2003. 

Bryan married Wanda Ward in 1954. She is a talented musician and has been a ministry partner for 55 years. They have 2 daughters, Leslie Allen of Anaheim and Suzy Cawthon of Santa Barbara, They have 6 grandchildren. Both Wanda and Bryan have been involved in community in Anaheim for 51 years.