President & Founder
Pastor Bill Quinn is the senior pastor at Calvary Chapel Fort Worth. He received Christ on a Florida beach in 1977.
Pastor Bill attended Calvary Chapel Las Vegas from 1979 until 1984, when he and his wife, Becky, moved back to Texas to begin full-time ministry.
Calvary Chapel Fort Worth is their second church to plant for the Lord. What started as a small Bible study in Bill and Becky’s home now serves hundreds of people each week. The church’s foundational Scripture is “Love Never Fails”. [1 Corinthians 13:8] Pastor Bill’s sermons reach thousands of people around the world through the Media Ministry of Calvary Chapel Fort Worth as well as his daily radio broadcasts, “Love Never Fails”.
He is also the president and founder of Love Never Fails International which began in 2004. LNFI is a nonprofit public Christian Charity dedicated to improving the lives of impoverished children. [Proverbs 19:17]
Scot Bates has worked for BNSF Railway for 20 years in both an operating and marketing capacity. His current position is General Director of Marketing and Sales – Chemicals and Plastics. Scot and his wife Jennifer have two wonderful children and reside in The Woodlands, Texas. Besides LNFI, Scot participates in other philanthropic organizations such as United Way, American Diabetes Association, Junior Achievement and INROADS.
Becky Carlson graduated from Texas State University with a B.A. in History and English and went on to attend Texas Wesleyan University School of Law where she graduated magna cum laude. She is the General Manager of Carlson Engineering, Inc.; a complete turnkey engineering firm specializing in the food, dairy and beverage industry. Becky enjoys being a part of the family business that her father started in 1988.
Steve Chavez was employed with Universal Forest Products for over 20 years as a Production and Maintenance Supervisor. Since his retirement he has worked as the Missions Pastor at Calvary Chapel Fort Worth. He is currently working in Mexico alongside Casa Hogar de Niños Camargo to improve the children’s living situation. Steve and his wife, Carol, have four children and one granddaughter.
Carol Chavez has been actively involved in LNFI’s programs since its inception. She is a mother of four and homeschooled her children throughout their school years. Carol works alongside her husband, Steve, as a Missions Director for Calvary Chapel Fort Worth. Carol is currently working in Mexico alongside Casa Hogar de Niños Camargo to provide a stable, loving relationship to the children there.