MEET OUR TEAM
Steven began serving as our senior pastor in August of 2020. Prior to coming to FBC Steven served in various capacities in two other churches in Arkansas. Pastor Steven accepted Jesus as Lord in June of 1995 and is passionate about seeing people come to faith in Christ, proclaiming the Word of God in such a way as to edify and equip the church, and taking the gospel to places where it has never been before. Steven holds both a Master of Divinity and a Master of Theological Studies from Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary as well as a B.A. in Christian Ministries from Williams Baptist University. Steven and his wife Angie have two boys and enjoy spending time outdoors, watching football, and drinking coffee.
Associate Pastor of Music and Administration
Bro. Steve began serving FBC Marianna as Associate Pastor in February 2010. Steve received his Bachelor of Church Music degree from Ouachita Baptist Univeristy and his Master of Music in Choral Conducting degree from the University of Oklahoma. He previously served in Springdale, Arkansas. Over the past 35 years, he has served churches in Arkansas, Louisiana, Alabama, Georgia and Indiana. Steve and his wife, Sherry, have a son, Garrett and daughter-in-law, Logan, and a daughter, Faith and son-in-law, Cameron. In his spare time, he enjoys biking and golf. Steve and Sherry are now enjoying their first grandchild!
Mitch brings a wealth of experience to our student ministry. For years he has been leading students in the classroom, on the field and in the church. First Baptist was blessed to have him join our staff in the summer of 2022. In addition to serving as our Student Pastor, he presently is the Head Football and Baseball Coach at Lee Academy. Mitch is a graduate of Mississippi State University and he and his wife, Amanda, have two daughters.