Welcome to First Baptist Church of Okemos
As a leading community in the realm of Community and Society - Faith and Beliefs, First Baptist Church of Okemos takes immense pride in the dedicated and proficient leadership team we have in place. Our team of experienced pastors and leaders are committed to serving the 蘭莘華人基督教會 (Lansing Chinese Baptist Church) community and fostering spiritual growth among our members. Through their guidance and unwavering support, we strive to fulfill our mission of spreading God's love and message.
Our Passionate Leadership Team
At First Baptist Church of Okemos, we firmly believe that strong leadership is the cornerstone of a thriving community of faith. With this belief in mind, we have carefully curated a team of skilled and passionate individuals who bring diverse backgrounds and talents to their roles.
Senior Pastor - Rev. John Davis
Rev. John Davis has been serving as the Senior Pastor of First Baptist Church of Okemos for over two decades. With his extensive experience in ministry, compassionate nature, and deep understanding of scripture, Rev. Davis provides spiritual guidance and pastoral care to our congregation. His dynamic preaching style and ability to connect with people make him a beloved leader within our community.
Assistant Pastor - Rev. Emily Lee
Rev. Emily Lee joined our leadership team as the Assistant Pastor three years ago. Her vibrant energy and dedication to fostering an inclusive and welcoming environment have been instrumental in attracting new members to our congregation. Rev. Lee's focus on youth ministry and her passion for nurturing the spiritual growth of young individuals has made a significant impact on the lives of many.
Elder Board - Guiding the Church
Our Elder Board consists of a group of devoted individuals who provide invaluable wisdom and oversight to the church. Comprising members from diverse backgrounds and areas of expertise, the Elder Board ensures that our decisions align with our core values and mission. Through their leadership, we have been able to effectively navigate challenges and implement impactful initiatives that benefit our congregation and the wider community.
Our Commitment to Service
At First Baptist Church of Okemos, we believe that leadership is not just about authority, but about serving others with love and compassion. Our leaders continuously strive to demonstrate servant leadership by actively engaging with the congregation and creating opportunities for spiritual growth and community involvement.
Youth Ministry - Nurturing the Next Generation
One of our key areas of focus is our vibrant Youth Ministry. Led by a team of dedicated youth pastors and volunteers, this ministry aims to meet the unique spiritual and social needs of our youth. Through various events, Bible studies, and mentoring programs, we create a safe and nurturing space for young individuals to explore their faith and build meaningful relationships.
Community Outreach - Making a Difference
Our leadership team is actively involved in community outreach programs, working hand in hand with local organizations to make a positive impact on the lives of those in need. From volunteering at local shelters and food banks to organizing community events, our leaders are committed to showing God's love through acts of service and compassion.
Your Spiritual Journey Starts Here
Whether you're seeking spiritual guidance, looking for a community to belong to, or simply exploring your faith, First Baptist Church of Okemos is here to support you. Our exceptional leadership team, along with a welcoming congregation, will ensure that your spiritual journey is filled with growth, support, and love.
Join us at First Baptist Church of Okemos and experience firsthand the power of a devoted leadership team and a thriving community.