Our Pastors and Deacons serve together as a team,
partnering together for the Great Commission and the building up of God's flock.
Pastor Estes has been Fellowship Baptist Church's Senior Pastor since its beginning, August 11, 2002.
Pastor Estes is committed to faithfully preaching the word of God and equipping the saints for the work of the ministry. He has expressed a burning desire to make a difference for Christ in the vapor of life yet remaining. Time is short, and there is much to do. The path forward is discipleship. By His grace and with His help, we will seek to make disciples for Christ here and around the world. Pastor and the church family are partnering together to attempt great things for God's glory.
He graduated from Maranatha Baptist University in 1991 with a degree in Pastoral Studies and from from Bob Jones University in 1992 with a Master's degree.
Pastor Jeff married his wonderful wife, Nora, in 1993. They have been blessed with eight children. They are Abby, Lydia, Jonathon, Bethany, Heather, Kaylee, Charissa, and Joseph.
Pastor Phill and his family joined Fellowship in May 2019. His wife, Samantha, ministers with children, hospitality, and in the music ministry. They have 3 children, Elias, Ezekiel, and Eden.
He graduated from Bob Jones University with a degree in Bible Evangelism with a Music minor in 2011 and with a Master of Divinity degree in 2019.
Contact Pastor Phill: (316) 804-8007 / firstname.lastname@example.org
Mike was saved at the age of 15 and has been faithfully attending and serving in the church ever since. He met his wife Betty at church and they have been married 32 years. The Kirbys moved to Idaho in 2017 and joined Fellowship the following year. While both are now retired Mike was a car mechanic and Betty a clerical worker.
Monte and Jeneen Leavell
Deacon and Wife
Monte was saved as a child.He and Jeneen have been in full-time ministry since 1983. Monte served as a senior pastor in SD and WA for 11 years before becoming a missionary evangelist in 1994. He and Jeneen continue to serve in missions and at Fellowship as the Lord enables. Fellowship Baptist has been their home church since 2002.
You can find Monte's blog at: https://monteleavell.com/
Chuck and Jodi Spencer
Deacon and Wife
Chuck grew up in Illinois in a Christian household and was saved at the age of 10. He came to Idaho as a teenager. Chuck met his wife Jodi in Sunday School at a church in Boise and were married in Twin Falls in 2003. They began serving at Fellowship the same year. Chuck is a graduate of the University of Idaho and works in local government. They are the parents of a daughter and five sons.
Jason and Tannis Sprague
Deacon and Family
Jason moved to Idaho in 2013 along with his wife Tannis and their son Simon. They have served in other churches before coming to Fellowship Baptist Church. Saved as a young man, he has been involved in different ministries throughout his walk with the Lord. His current job is managing manufacturing/purchasing in the RV industry.
Gregg and Cynthia Winchester
Deacon and Wife
Gregg came to faith in Christ as a child and Cynthia as a teenager.
Graduates of Bob Jones University they both earned BA degrees and Gregg also earned two Master's degrees and a Specialist degree.
Throughout their marriage they have served the Lord in a variety of ministries including the Pastorate, Christian Schools, Pulpit Supply, and as a lay pastor for senior citizens.
They have been blessed with three children and five wonderful grandchildren.
They joined Fellowship Baptist in 2017.