FBC Team

Raymond Wicks

Senior Pastor

Pastor Wicks has been serving at First Baptist Church since 1989.  Originally from Austin, Minnesota, Raymond graduated from Hyles-Anderson College in Crown Point, Indiana with a Bachelor’s of Religious Education in Pastoral Theology degree.  He has served as the lead pastor of First Baptist Church for over 30 years.

Phone: Ext 12
Email: pastor@fbcplattsmouth.org

Billy Marks

Youth Ministries

Billy has been serving at First Baptist Church since 2000.  Originally from the Chicago area, Billy graduated from Hyles-Anderson College in Crown Point, Indiana with a Bachelor’s of Religious Education in Bible and Youth Ministry degree.  He currently oversees the youth department and bus outreach ministry.

Phone: Ext 13
Email: bmarks@fbcplattsmouth.org

Jerry Lee

Children’s Ministries

Jerry has been serving at First Baptist Church since 2010.  Originally from Arnold, NE, Jerry graduated from Calvary Bible College in Kansas City, Missouri with a Bachelor’s of Religious Education in Bible and Missions degree.  He currently oversees the building and grounds department and helps coordinate the children’s and nursing home ministries.  Jerry also leads the adult connection group called “Continue.”

Phone: Ext 11
Email: jlee@fbcplattsmouth.org

Jared Kobernat

Outreach Ministries

Jared started serving at First Baptist Church in June 2021.  Originally from Geneseo, Illlinois, Jared graduated from West Coast Baptist College in Lancaster, California with a Bachelor’s of Religious Education in Church Ministries degree.  He currently oversees the outreach and discipleship programs, and also leads the Young Adult Crossroads class.

Phone: Ext 22
Email: jared@fbcplattsmouth.org

Jesse Wicks

School Administrator

Jesse has been serving at First Baptist School since 2010.  Originally from Plattsmouth, Nebraska, Jesse graduated from Hyles-Anderson College in Crown Point, Indiana with a Bachelor’s of Education in School Administration degree.  He serves as the Principal of First Baptist School and currently oversees the media department at First Baptist Church.  Jesse also leads the adult connection group called “Thrive.”

Phone: Ext 50
Email: jessewicks@fbcplattsmouth.org

Heath Bartlett

Music Director

Heath is one of the newest members of the FBC staff.  Originally from Baton Rouge, Louisiana, Heath served as a music director and school principal. His wife Rachel and their four children are also a great addition to our church. He serves as the Music Director of First Baptist Church and currently teaches for one of the Wednesday night split groups we offer.

Email: heath@fbcplattsmouth.org

Caleb Schnurr

Middle School Youth Pastor

Caleb is another new member on the FBC staff.  Originally from Geneseo, Illinois. Caleb served in youth ministry since 2015. His wife Jennifer and their four children are a wonderful addition to our church. He serves as the Middle School Youth Pastor and head of Media at First Baptist Church.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Email: caleb@fbcplattsmouth.org