Transitional Pastor

Bob Feeler

Bob and Tammy have been married for 41 years and have 5 adult children and 6 grandchildren. They met when they were students at HLGU. Bob has served on staff of 6 Missouri Baptist churches during that past 41 years. He presently serves the 41 churches of Twin Rivers Baptist Association as the Associational Mission Strategist (DOM). Bob graduated from HLGU with Th.B , and has M.DIV and D.Min. from Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary.



In his free time, he loves driving tractors, fixing fences, cutting wood and hunting with his sons at the family farm in central Missouri. Bob and Tammy live in St. Peters, MO where Tammy serves as a Paraprofessional for the Fort Zumwalt School District. Bob and Tammy are presently enjoying an empty nest which has allowed them time to travel and preparing for eventual retirement.

Associate pastor of family ministries

Kevin Hess

Pastor Kevin joined the staff of First Baptist in June of 2020. Pastor Kevin and his wife, Heather, have one son and a daughter. Formerly, Kevin served as a youth pastor and special education teacher in the Johnson City, Tennessee area and Fremont, Nebraska. His greatest passions are seeing people come to a relationship with Christ and the advancement of God’s Kingdom through the preaching and teaching of the Gospel! When Kevin is not at the church, he enjoys spending time with family, football, and hunting/fishing.

Email: pastorkevinfbclsl@gmail.com

Children Director (babies -5th grade)

Amy Garibaldi

Amy returned to First Baptist in February, 2021. 

Email: amyfbclsl@gmail.com

Worship Leader

Bill Ursery

Bill and his wife, Debbie, have been members of FBCLSL since 2011. Bill's calling is helping people connect with the purpose for which they were created-to glorify the living God. Bill attended Belmont University in Nashville, TN and is currently enrolled at Missouri Baptist University. Bill's desire is to share the Good News of Jesus Christ through music. Bill is also a singer/songwriter and member of ASCAP and the GMA.

Email: worshipfbclsl@gmail.com

Administrative Assistant

Clair Strelow


Email: clairfbclsl@gmail.com

Custodial and Maintenance Associate

Mike Carney

Email: mrcarneymr@gmail.com

Financial Secretary

Tina Van Booven

Email: fbclsl.tina@gmail.com