We are blessed with a team of pastors called to equip our church family to grow in Christ and serve locally and globally.
Greg Mozel ~ Senior Pastor
Greg has a passion to see people experience a life-changing relationship with Christ that brings spiritual hope, social justice, and cultural beauty. He casts our church vision, preaches at worship celebrations, mentors leadership teams, and encourages us to faithfully follow Christ. Greg is a graduate of Western Evangelical Seminary, George Fox University, and Portland State University. He has served as a pastor for 25 years and taught at the International Leadership Academy in Moscow, Russia and George Fox University in Portland, Oregon. He serves on the pastor mentoring teams for Vision New England, Gordon Conwell Seminary, and Bethel Seminary. Greg and Carolyn have been married for 28 years and have two children. He enjoys escaping to the beach with his family, exploring historical sights of New England, reading thought-provoking books, coaching youth baseball, and drinking too much coffee. Greg has been our Lead Pastor since 1999.
Brant plans our worship celebrations, leads the worship teams, and oversees our Staff, Finance & Property Teams. Brant has served in church ministry for 21 years. He earned a B.A. in Biblical studies from Cairn University and an M.A. in Organizational Leadership from Cairn University. He also studied at Jerusalem University. Brant is certified in Spiritual Formation through Oasis Ministry. He has led worship at camps, conferences, and retreats, and led mission trips to seven countries. Brant and Erin have been married for 21 years and have 3 children. He enjoys spending time with his family, cheering for the Philadelphia Eagles, hiking, kayaking, writing songs, and reading thoughtful books.
Josh leads the Hub Youth and FBC College ministries. He is passionate about building community and teaching Biblical truth to guide students in developing a Kingdom-centered worldview and following Christ in everyday life. His love of FBC stems from the diversity of the church community, Christ-centered teaching, and commitment to justice and service in Jesus’ name. Originally from Sacramento, California, Josh earned his M.Div. from Fuller Theological Seminary, a B.A. in Religious Studies from the University of California, San Diego, and spent a year researching communication at the International Baptist Seminary in Prague, Czech Republic. Josh and his wife, Alison, met in seminary and share a call to ministry. Josh gets way too excited about world travel, photography, literature, and a good video game.
Lily Soh ~ Chinese Ministry Pastor
Carolyn guides our KidsWorld Ministry to help make Sunday morning the best time of the week for kids to experience a life-changing relationship with Christ. She graduated from Western Evangelical Seminary and George Fox University. Carolyn was an elementary school teacher for eight years. She has served in children’s ministry, women’s ministry, and as a pastor’s wife for 27 years. Carolyn has guided KidsWorld into explosive growth as many families are arriving at First Baptist and there are more trained volunteers than there were children five years ago. She enjoys reading, swimming, walking at the beach, time with her family, and a good cup of tea. Carolyn and Greg (our Lead Pastor) have been married for 28 years and have two children.
Erin manages the church office, does bookkeeping, directs communication, and coordinates use of the campus. She graduated from the University of Massachusetts with a degree in history and has worked as a historical researcher for Plymouth Plantation, tour guide at Old Deerfield Village, and bank teller with Florence Savings Bank. She grew up on Cape Cod & met her husband (Chris) at UMass. Erin’s warm personality and professional excellence bless our church.