Michael has been on staff at Second Baptist Church since 2003. He served as Minister of Music/Senior Adults from March 2003 until July 2012 when he was called as pastor.
He married Kathy in Canyon, Texas in 1978 while attending West Texas State University. Michael received a Bachelor of Music Education degree in 1979. He later attended Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, earning a Master of Arts in Religious Education degree in 1994. Kathy has recently retired after teaching Mathematics for the past 13 years at South Plains College.
Michael and Kathy have two sons, their spouses, and grandchildren: Scot and Mindy Holster and Benjamin, and Dr. Sean and Mindy Holster, Macy, Andrew, and Caleb.