Barbara Ector are the founding Pastors of Unity
Christian Ministries, Inc. They were both born and
reared in Memphis, Tennessee in the Douglass and Hyde
Park areas respectively. Although they grew up just city
blocks apart, and were sometimes in the same room, they
did not meet until the first weekend of their freshman
year of college. From that point, they were almost
inseparable. They were married in 1981 and have two
daughters, Audrienne and Aundrea. As a family, the
Ectors have lived in Houston, Texas, Lake Charles,
Louisiana, and lastly Cleveland, TN. In each of these
places, they have been blessed to maintain friendships
with people who have made deep impressions upon their
Aubrey preached his initial sermon at the Pleasant
Grove Baptist Church of Cleveland, Tennessee in June of
1987. He was called to the pastorate of the Mount Eagle
Baptist Church of Charleston, Tennessee in 1990. He has
a Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical Engineering
from the University of Tennessee at Knoxville and a
Master of Theology degree from Christian Bible College
of Rocky Mount, NC.
Barbara has Bachelor and Masters degrees in Education
from George Peabody College of Vanderbilt University.
She has received numerous teaching awards and thoroughly
enjoys the teaching profession.
In their years of marriage and ministry, the Ectors
have strived to set an example of what it means to love
and honor God and to demonstrate that love in every
facet of their lives. They do not claim any level of
greatness for themselves; but are just thrilled to have
the privilege and opportunity to serve the God of the
universe and to minister to others of His people.