Pastors & Staff

Dr. John P. Hadley


A Vietnam Veteran and ministry veteran, John leads Marsh Lane with 38 years of church experience.

John’s favorite restaurant is Arthur’s Steak House.  His hobbies include cooking, golfing, and hanging out with the bride of his youth.

Scott Hadley


Pursuing a life of ministry since a young age, Scott has passionately dedicated his life to the church.
His favorite eatery is still McDonalds.  His hobbies include basketball, traveling, and watching Judge Judy or The Office…again and again and again.

Josh Rivera

Student Pastor

Welcome to our newest member of the staff, Student Pastor Josh Rivera!

Dianna Talkington

Office Administrator

Dianna has attended Marsh Lane since 1989 and served as Administrative Assistant from 1990 to 1995. She returned to the staff as Office Administrator in 2013. As part of her job, she handles the church finances and the various office tasks involved with the operation of the church and its ministries.
Dianna earned a Bachelor of Business Administration with a concentration in Office Administration from McMurry College (now McMurry University) in Abilene, Texas. In addition to enjoying time with family and friends, she enjoys many types of crafts, puzzles and games in her spare time.
Dianna has been married to John, her high school sweetheart, since 1990. Their older daughter Sara is married to Alex and works as a graphic designer. Their younger daughter Rachel is a member of the Corps of Cadets and the Fightin’ Texas Aggie Band at Texas A&M University.
Dianna’s favorite thing about Marsh Lane is its long-standing history of preaching the Word of God. 

Darrell Edgerley 

Facilities Maintenance 

With skill and expertise from owning his own business, Darrell has eyes that see what most of us do not.  Besides it’s people, the church’s greatest asset is its property.
Darrell’s favorite restaurant is anything with a drive-thru.

Deacon Board

John Garner (Board Chairman)
John Arline
Brady Hadley
Kevin Miller
Cecil Vega