Our Staff

First Baptist Church is blessed with a wonderful ministry and supportive staff. We believe the primary qualification for staff members is a growing spiritual walk with Jesus. You will find that every staff member loves Jesus and desires to serve His church to the best of their abilities.

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Corey Fontan

Senior Pastor

E-Mail:
Twitter: @coreyfontan
Instagram: @cfpreacher

Verse:

"For this light momentary affliction is preparing us for an eternal weight of glory beyond all comparison" - 2nd Corinthians 5:7

Reading:

Something new all the time; usually more than one book at a time

Food:

Steak, Ribs, Thai food

Soft Drink:

Diet Mt. Dew

Movie:

The Dark Knight Trilogy, Cast Away

Television:

Lost, The West Wing, home improvement shows

Music:

90's Country (Garth, George Straight, Keith Whitley)
Shane & Shane, Gaither Vocal Band, Selah, CityALight
Classic Rock (Eric Clapton, Chicago, Eagles, Journey)

 

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Stephen Bufkin

Minister of Music and Education

Office: 601.774.8144 Ext. 202
E-Mail:
Facebook: sbufkin
Twitter: @stevebufkin
Instagram: @sbufkin1

Verse:

"I consider my life worth nothing to me; my only aim is to finish the race and complete the task the Lord Jesus has given me--the task of testifying to the good news of God's grace." Acts 20:24

Reading

The Will of God as a Way of Life by Jerry Sittser

Food:

Old Fashion (Sweetened Condensed Milk) Lemon Meringue Pie

Soft Drink:

Mt. Dew (Sometimes You Just Need a Little Energy)

Movie:

Indiana Jones (All of Them)

Television:

The Good Doctor

Music:

Worship - Passion Band, & Elevation Worship
Favorite Station: The Message

Things to Do:

Ride My Segway
Fly My Drone

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Deanna Rush

Children's Minister

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Paige Walton

Church Secretary

Office: 601.774.8144
E-Mail:
Facebook: pethridgewalton

Margaret Driskell

Financial Secretary

Office: 601.774.8144
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Margaret Rush

Contributions Secretary

Office: 601.774.8144
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Lori Willis

Custodian

Office: 601.774.8144
E-Mail: