We are currently seeking a new Senior Pastor to lead our church into the future of ministry here at FBC Barstow. If you are interested in applying for this position, click on the button below to take you to our Pastor Search page.
Pastor of worship & ministry
Jerry began as a music and youth pastor at First Baptist in 1986. Along with leading worship on Sundays, Jerry leads and directs the choral ministry and the annual Christmas Program - Christmas Alive - which started in 1986. Jerry grew up in the San Francisco Bay area, graduated from Long Beach State and Golden Gate Baptist Theological Seminary. He and Julie have been married 30 years and have two grown children (one married) and a beautiful granddaughter.
pastor of students & discipleship
Rob leads the FBC Youth and Small Groups Ministries. He moved here with his lovely wife, Lindsey in January, 2016. Rob grew up in Singapore, Indonesia, and Malaysia as a Missionary Kid. After graduating from Mississippi College in 2006 with a B.S. in Graphic Design, he spent 2 years overseas as a Journeyman with the International Mission Board. He is now finishing his masters degree at Gateway Seminary in Ontario, CA. Rob and Lindsey had a daughter named Millie in April, 2021 and are loving parenthood.
kids ministry Director
Heather leads the FBC Kids Ministry. An Army assignment brought her family to Barstow in 2014. After 5 years of volunteering in the kids ministry here at FBC Barstow, Heather became the Kids Ministry Director in 2019. She has a B.S. in Elementary Education and is working on her masters degree through Gateway Seminary. Heather and John have been married 19 years and have 2 teenage children, Jacob and Savannah.