Mitchell Jackson
Transitional Interim Senior Pastor
Carey Jones
Executive Pastor

Meet Carey Jones

Carey has been with First Baptist since 2014 but previously served churches in Texas and Arkansas. He grew up in Texas and earned his Master of Divinity degree from Southwestern Baptist Seminary. Carey’s wife, Lisa, is a teacher in the local school district. They have two children; Nate and Jennifer.

As Executive Pastor, Carey’s ministry responsibilities include overseeing and teaching small groups, leading Celebrate Recovery, missions, ministry team coordinator, Men’s Retreats, and serving in Awana. He is also responsible for the business administration of the church.

Caleb Heitmann
Student Pastor

Meet Caleb Heitmann

Hometown: Festus, MO

Immediate Family: wife – Ashley

Education: B.A. Christian Ministry- Missouri Baptist University

Years in Ministry: 2

Life Verse: For by grace you have been saved through faith. And this is not your own doing; it is the gift of God, not a result of works, so that no one may boast. 10 For we are his workmanship, created in Christ Jesus for good works, which God prepared beforehand, that we should walk in them.

Hobby: Watching and playing sports

One Great Passion: Missions