Rev. Manley Beasley, Jr. serves as the Senior Pastor at HSBC. Pastor Manley has been leading, preaching and modeling Christ at HSBC since 2006. Manley is a native of Port Neches, Texas. He and his wife Shirleen have two children, Chris and Amber, and three grandchildren. Manley felt a calling from God and surrendered his life to the ministry in 1973. He earned his Bachelor of Science from Dallas Baptist University and his M.Div from Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary. Manley has served as a student pastor, associate pastor, executive pastor and senior pastor during his time in the ministry. Manley also serves on various committees and task forces for the Southern Baptist Convention on all levels, including State and National. He served as the Arkansas Baptist Pastor’s Conference President in 2016, as the Chairman of the Arkansas Baptist Executive Committee from 2018-2019, and is currently serving as the President of the Arkansas Baptist State Convention. In his spare time Manley enjoys spending time with his grandkids, sports and spending time with friends.
“My goal is to know Him and the power of His resurrection and the fellowship of His sufferings, being conformed to his death…” ~Philippians 3:10