Pastor Rick and Jane have been in ministry together for over 40 years. They both graduated from Oklahoma Baptist University with degrees in Church Music. They have served churches in Oklahoma, Indiana, Ohio, Kentucky and Illinois. They also traveled for seven years in full-time evangelism throughout the United States and around the world. In 2006, Pastor Rick and Jane walked 2770 miles across America praying for our country and sharing their faith. Pastor Rick also has a Master of Theology, Master of Educational Leadership and Doctor of Ministry degree.
Judy Carpenter comes to us after many years of service at Erlanger Baptist Church and Proctor and Gamble. In addition to her secretarial duties, she also handles all of the churches financial records. She is a delight and brightens our church office with her smile.
Curt Combs leads us in worship and directs our adult choir. He has an extensive background in the arts including both music and theater. Curt graduated from Northern Kentucky University and from Southern Baptist Theological Seminary. He has served churches as both Worship Pastor and Senior Pastor, served on denominational leadership teams and written Christian literature for national distribution. Curt is also the Executive Director of the Kincaid Regional Theater. He, his wife Judy and their son Elijah live in Pendleton County.
Matt Wallin is our ministry intern and works with college students and young adults. Matt graduated from Northern Kentucky University, has worked with Baptist Collegiate Ministries at Virginia Tech and is now working with the BCM at NKU. His enthusiasm and passion for the Lord is a great addition to our ministry staff here at FBC. Matt is the son of Pastor Doug and Sue Wallin.