We are blessed with a team of pastors called to equip our church family to grow in Christ and serve locally and globally.

S14-2014-Greg001-BGreg  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 30 years and have two adult 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.

 

DSC_4705Brant  Lingle ~ Executive Pastor

Brant oversees our Staff, Finance & Property Teams; plans worship celebrations, & leads the worship teams. Brant has served in church ministry for 23 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 22 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.

 

DSC_4709Joshua Raskin ~ Student Ministry Pastor

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.

 

DSC_4700Carolyn  Mozel  ~  Children’s Pastor

Carolyn guides our KidsWorld Children’s Ministry.  Carolyn is committed to providing a safe, fun place for children to experience God’s love, grow in their faith, and develop life-long relationships with Jesus. Carolyn earned an M.A. in Christian Education from Western Evangelical Seminary and a B.S. in Elementary Education from George Fox University. Carolyn was an elementary school teacher for 8 years.  She has served in children’s ministry, women’s ministry, and as a pastor’s wife for over 30 years. She enjoys reading, gardening, walking at the beach, time with her family, and a good cup of tea. Carolyn and Greg (Lead Pastor) have been married for over 30 years and have 2 young adult children.

 

DSC_4707Erin Ferry ~  Administrator

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.