Our Staff


  • pastor John Haislip

    John Haislip Joined us in 2010 from Doniphan Mo where he had been a minister for 5 years. He is ordained to the Gospel Ministry. John has a very strong music background with both instruments and voice with which leads music in our worship service.  His primary focus, however, is leading Journey, our student ministry.

  • ministry assistant Cathy Kociscak

    Cathy joined us as our Ministry Assistant in 2011. She has been a member at First Baptist Church since May of 1995. During her time as a member she has worked in the Children's ministry, serving as a preschule and 1st and 2nd grade teacher and worked with the youth, serving as a mentor and volunteer. When not running the day to day office of the church, Cathy volunteers in our Holy Grounds coffee café serving, doughnuts, coffee, and juice on sunday mornings. She and her husband Ed also run our technology and media department for our Sunday Worship Service.