Faith Baptist is an independent Baptist church governed by its congregation and led by its pastors. In its 48 year history, FBC has had three Senior Pastors; Marc Blackwell, John McCall, and David Anderson. Both Dr. Blackwell and Dr. McCall left Faith Baptist Church to serve in the missions field. Dr. Blackwell and his wife are still serving in South Africa. Dr. McCall and his wife retired from OTAN and are currently serving the Lord at their local church in Colorado.
Faith Baptist is a Bible-teaching, missions-minded congregation that has contributed more than three million dollars to worldwide evangelism and church planting.
Our current pastor, Dr. David Anderson, is a graduate of Liberty University. He has been serving as a pastor for 40 years, the past 26 at Faith Baptist. He is also a member of the Bioethics Committee at the Sarasota Memorial Hospital and a board member of the Florida Bioethics Network. Dr. Anderson has also had the privilege of being the guest chaplain for the U.S. Senate and the U.S. Congress on three occasions.