People (Page 5)

Jon Casbohm

“I feel incredibly blessed to be part of what God is doing at FBCS. I am passionate about investing into the lives of students as others have invested into mine. I pray that the Lord will use me to impact future generations and that He will be glorified in what is accomplished!” Pastor Jon Casbohm…

Kris Wilcox, CPA

Kris Wilcox oversees the finances of the church and Christian school, as well as coordinates and oversees the housekeeping and maintenance of the facility and grounds. He began serving as Business Administrator in 2013. He is a graduate of Cedarville University where he received his bachelor’s degree in Accounting, and a Certified Public Accountant (CPA).…

Josh Butler

Pastor Josh coordinates the 7th through 12th grade teen ministries at First Baptist Church. He began serving on staff in July of 2012.  He graduated from Bob Jones University in 2004 where he received a bachelor’s degree.  He also graduated from Faith Baptist Theological Seminary in 2008 where he received a Masters of Arts degree in Biblical Studies.  He previously served as…

Dan Parker

Pastor Parker coordinates the ministries of Worship and Music at First Baptist Church. He began on staff in July of 2002 after serving over 19 years as a music pastor in Michigan. Previous to that ministry, he served at two churches in Indiana in the same capacity. He graduated from Clarks Summit University (Formerly Baptist…

Craig Golden

Pastor Golden along with his wife, Shirley, coordinate the Senior Ministries and Pastoral Care. They began their ministry in September of 2012 after serving twenty-four years as State Representative of the Empire State Fellowship of Regular Baptist Churches. Pastor Golden has a Bachelor of Theology, Master of Ministry and Doctor of Divinity degrees from Baptist Bible College…

Patrick Odle

Pastor Odle is the Senior Pastor at First Baptist Church and the Chairman of the school board at FBCS, having served here since 2011. Before coming to Elyria, Pastor Odle served as the Chaplain and Vice President of Enrollment and Student Life at Faith Baptist Bible College and Theological Seminary, his alma mater. Prior to serving at…