Pastor Joseph Pike- Senior Pastor
Joseph Pike has been serving as the senior pastor of First Baptist Church since August of 2017. Pastor Pike has been married to his wonderful wife Allison, since 2008. They have three beautiful children together. Joseph is a graduate of Hannibal LaGrange University where he received his bachelors degree in Bible. He has also received his Master of Divinity degree from The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary and is currently pursuing a doctoral degree from Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary.
Originally from a small town in Southern Illinois, Joseph and his family have a heart for home town ministry. They look forward to planting their lives in the Mexico community and seeing those in the area come to a saving faith in Jesus Christ.
Worship Minister- Open
Danielle Lightly- Administrative Assistant
Danielle is the newest addition to our FBC team. Danielle grew up in Jefferson City, however she currently resides in Fulton, MO with her husband and daughter. Her hobbies include sewing, cooking, and any Pinterest or DIY project that she can find. She is also an online student at Columbia College in pursuit of a degree in psychology. We are excited to welcome Danielle to our First Baptist Church family!