Rickie has been preaching full-time for 38 years. He has been working with the Campbell Road church in Garland for 26 years. For the past twelve years Rickie has served as one of the elders for the Campbell Road congregation. Also, for the past four years Rickie has served as one of on-line editors of Focus Magazine. He married his high school sweetheart, Jody. They have been married 42 years. Rickie and Jody have two children, a son and a daughter who have blessed them with eight grandchildren.