Music Pastor- Terry Beasley.
Terry, his wife Denise, and their family moved to Cameron in the summer of 2014. After spending nineteen years as a public school teacher, principal, and school superintendent, Terry responded to God’s call to leave his career in education and seek a full-time ministry position. Terry and Denise both graduated from Southwest Baptist University in Bolivar, Missouri with degrees in Music Education. Terry also earned advanced degrees in Secondary Education and School Administration from Southwest Missouri State in Springfield, MO and a Master of Divinity Degree from Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary in Kansas City. Having served churches in Wichita, Kansas and Sedalia, Missouri, he brings an excitement for worship and children’s ministry to First Baptist Cameron. Denise uses her giftedness and passion for various areas of church life to extend the Beasley’s ministry in and through F.B.C. Terry and Denise have six children ranging in ages from 15 to 25. Plus, In August of 2017 the Beasley's will become a host family for a foreign exchange student (Jack) for the 2017-2018 school year. In Terry’s spare time, he enjoys riding a bike and singing with the Missouri Music Men. Denise crafts stained glass pieces and will begin teaching music in the Polo School District in the fall.
Reaching the lost at home and around the world is an obvious priority in Pastor Ken’s ministry. He has gone on numerous mission trips to: China, Venezuela, Mexico, Kenya, Brazil, Moldova, India and Haiti. Pastor Ken loves people and he loves to share the Gospel.
His formal theological training includes a Master of Arts in Christian Education (M.A.) and a Doctor of Educational Ministry (D.Ed.Min.), both degrees received from Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary in Kansas City. Ken also holds a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration (B.S.) and Masters of Business Administration (M.B.A.) degree.
Senior Pastor- Ken Gazaway
Making sure the youth of today know that they are the church of today is one of the main points of his ministry here at First Baptist. A born and raised Texan, TJ and his family have been living in Missouri since 2011. His formal training includes a Master of Divinity from Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary. He also has a Bachelor's of Arts in Leadership Studies from the University of Texas of the Permian Basin.
Youth Pastor- TJ Brawley