FHBC's Deacon Ministry is an extension of the church's pastoral ministry and is performed by spirit-filled men who are called to exemplify the love of God by praying, serving, and encouraging all people to grow into the likeness of Jesus Christ in a spirit of unity and peace.


Deacons shall be men who meet the Biblical qualifications for deacon as set forth in Acts 6 and 1 Timothy 3, have been members of the church for at least one year, and are at least twenty-five years of age on January 1 immediately preceding their election. A deacon must also be a practicing tither to the church and have been a believer for at least five years.


According to our church's constitution and bylaws, a Deacon is expected to...

  • Serve as a partner and co-worker in ministry with the pastor and staff
  • Work as a team and in unity in all aspects of deacon ministry
  • Actively serve on one of the Deacon Ministry teams as assigned
  • Actively serve in the Deacon Family Ministry Program
  • Participating in other deacon activities as he is able
  • Give his full support to the overall ministry of the church
  • Actively promote fellowship, harmony and unity among church members and refrain from destructive criticism
  • Honor the privacy of all things communicated to him in confidence by an individual or other Deacons
  • Conducting themself in a manner that honors God, himself, his family and his church and refrain from any activity that would reflect negatively on any of the above

Current Deacons

Scott Andrew
Royce Armstrong
Mike Arredondo
Keith Auville
LaVerne Baugher
Kenny Beam
Hugh Black
Tony Blankenship
Matt Brock
Steve Brock
Chris Brown
Jim Burgett
Bill Carden
Joe Cimino
Don Clark
Todd Davis
Jeff Dial
Thomas Dodd
Steven Duckworth
Sammy Duke
John Duscoe
Hunter Elrod
Mark Finks
Bob Finks
John Foreman
JD Garrison
Richard Girdler
Ted Gleason
Jim Goodloe
Brian Hallmark
Rodney Harris
Bobby Harter
Benny Hauk
Mark Hilner
Brian Holt
Charlie Holt
Bob Horton
Jonathan Howe
Joe Hutts
Hugh Inman
Phil Kelly
Ahmed Konteh
Robert Lantz
Mel Lee
Marshall Leslie
Hank Miles
Norman Mitchell
Drew Nixon
Rob Pautienus
Harry Pearce
Don Purdy
Shellie Reed
Bowman Richards
Dick Rollins
Ray Sellwood
Sam Shamanur
Steven Simpson
Milton Smith
Ron Songstad
Hagan Stone
Moti Sudeen
William Summey
Jerry Tapley
Pete Toth
David White
Paul White
Tommy White
Rick Widmer
Jim Woodbury
Jeff Wyatt
Jeffrey Vann