Pastor and Staff
Pastor Mike Lingenfelter
Mike wrote a devotional Stepping Forward: A 39 Day Walk Through Ephesians and a pamphlet What Now? I believe in Jesus as Lord and Savior but what now?
Bryon and his wife Emelda have lived in Benson for 20 years. They have 4 children and 11 grandchildren. Bryon is the Minister of Families and Outreach at First Baptist Church. He retired from the U.S. Navy in 2003 and is a part time Missionary to the military with InFaith Mission. Bryon is currently attending Liberty University online for Biblical Studies.
Michelle and her husband Randy have lived in Benson for 30+ years. They have 4 children and 5 grandchildren. Michelle has been the Church Office Manager/Secretary for 9 years. Michelle is also attending Liberty University, and will be graduating with a double bachelors in Christian Substance Abuse Counseling and Christian Counseling.
Deborah Murphy has lived in Benson her whole life.
Her and her husband Terrance have 5 children. She has been a Worship Leader a total of 14 years and has been with FBC for a total 9 of the 14 years.
Deborahs top 3 passions are being a Wife, a Mom and a Worship leader.