At First Baptist Church of Strongsville Garbc, we are privileged to have a dedicated team of faith leaders who contribute to the spiritual well-being of our community. Our staff members are committed to serving the needs of our congregation and ensuring that our church remains a place of love, support, and guidance.
Meet our Faith Leaders
Each member of our staff plays a crucial role in the operations and ministry of our church. They come from diverse backgrounds, bringing their unique experiences, talents, and perspectives to help create a vibrant and inclusive spiritual community. Discover more about our talented team below:
Pastor John Thompson
Role: Lead Pastor
Pastor John Thompson is the heart and soul of our church. With over 20 years of dedicated service, he has been instrumental in shaping our community's faith and beliefs. Pastor Thompson provides spiritual guidance, leads worship services, and offers pastoral care to our members.
Background: Pastor Thompson holds a Master of Divinity degree from a renowned theological seminary. He has extensive experience in preaching, teaching, and counseling, and his compassionate approach has touched the lives of many in our congregation.
Reverend Sarah Collins
Role: Associate Pastor
Reverend Sarah Collins is a passionate advocate for social justice and community outreach. She actively engages with our congregation to foster spiritual growth and inspire social change. Reverend Collins leads various ministries and coordinates outreach programs that positively impact both our church and society.
Background: Reverend Collins holds a Bachelor of Theology degree with a concentration in community service. Her commitment to fostering an inclusive and welcoming environment has made a significant impact on our church's outreach initiatives.
Dr. Benjamin Andrews
Role: Director of Worship and Music
Dr. Benjamin Andrews brings his exceptional talents as a musician and worship leader to our church community. He oversees all aspects of our worship services, ensuring they are engaging, inspiring, and rooted in the Christian tradition. Dr. Andrews also directs our choir and coordinates special music events throughout the year.
Background: Dr. Andrews holds a Doctorate in Sacred Music, specializing in liturgical studies. His deep knowledge and passion for worship have enhanced the spiritual experience of our congregation, uniting us through the power of music.
Our Team's Commitment
As a united team, our staff members share a common goal: to nurture spiritual growth, foster meaningful connections, and provide support to our community. Together, we strive to create an environment where individuals can explore and deepen their faith.
Our church's core values - love, compassion, integrity, and inclusivity - guide our staff's actions and interactions. We believe in embracing diversity and welcoming everyone, regardless of their background, age, or circumstances. Through our church's various programs and ministries, we aim to meet the spiritual, emotional, and social needs of our congregation.
Join Our Community
If you're seeking a place where you can grow spiritually, find support, and connect with a community dedicated to faith and beliefs, we invite you to join us at First Baptist Church of Strongsville Garbc. Our dedicated staff members are here to support you on your spiritual journey and provide a welcoming space for you to explore and deepen your relationship with God.
Contact us today for more information on our services, programs, and events, or visit our website to learn more about our church community.