Seeking to obey God's Word in todays complex world.
Pastor Dave DeMott has been at First Baptist since 2008, coming to Grand Junction from Central Illinois. He served 4 churches as senior Pastor in American Baptist Churches in Illinois, and worked for a time in campus ministry. Jim Witt, Minister to Senior Adults, has been on staff since 2000. His focus is on visitation and pastoral care. Jim has training in Stephen Ministries and assists Pastor Dave in various programs and ministries. Betty Schanz joined the staff in 2008 as the church secretary. Her 'duties as assigned' are far reaching and exhaustive.