Church Staff



Pastor and Leadership Coach Rex Rogers has been at FBC since June of 1992 and has seen the church change from a small town church into a church that is growing to meet the needs of the community.  He has completed his Masters of Divinity and Doctor of Ministry degrees from Northern Seminary.  You can check out his monthly article under the section "Thru The Specs of Rex" also on this site.



Cory Whitford  --  Cory, the youth and christian education pastor came to FBC in July 2012 with over 15 years of youth leadership experience. Cory is also furthering his education through Hope International University.  

Cory has coached and refereed basketball and also serves as a volunteer firefighter for Loves Park.  Cory is married to Xavier and they have two teenage children, Tommy and Makaya.  Tommy spends his time playing computer games and hanging out with friends.  Makaya enjoys dancing and is part of the Studio 11 Dance competition team.

Cory feels blessed to have the opportunity to share Christ Jesus with the youth in the community.


David Rogers  --  David is our Worship Leader and Young Adult Outreach staff person.  He has been educated at Judson University and Anderson University and is married to Melissa, his extraordinary wife.  Although he only works part time here at FBC, he continues to provide leadership and wisdom to several people from the church, on a rotating basis, as they lead the entire congregation to worship our Lord and God.  He also leads the Young Adult group twice a month in a small group.  



Michelle Dixon is the church secretary and has been with FBC for more than 14 years.  She is very efficient and only needs to work from eight in the morning till noon Monday thru Friday.