Pastor Mark is our Lead Pastor! He began in tenure at First Baptist Church July 1st of 2019. Mark brings with him a long list of experience ranging from pastoring, youth ministry, church planting, missions mobilizer, equipping missionaries for the field and the list goes on!
Mark without a doubt has a heart for God. Mark is a gifted, focused, compassionate, caring and optimistic leader who loves his flock and the community deeply! He likes to have fun and be creative with his staff, leaders and congregation.
Mark grew up in Porterville, California and has been married to his beautiful wife Karen for 32 years. They have two adult sons, Christopher & Michael (Brianna) They are proud grandparents to Gracelynn.