Our Mission Statement

Within the will & authority of God by His Word, Faith Baptist Church exists to elevate the Glory of God. This is achieved through the leading of souls to salvation in Jesus Christ, and by the equipping of those saints for
ever-increasing devotion and service.


Leadership Team:

Our Lead Pastor is Dr. Julian L. Suarez.  
Pastor Suarez has been with Faith Baptist Church as her pastor since 1999.  
Our Associate Pastor is Rev. Rodney D. Golightly.  
Pastor Golightly has been with Faith Baptist Church as her associate pastor since 2004.

JLS at Como cropped 2Dr. Julian L. Suarez

Senior Pastor

Dr. Julian L. Suarez, our Senior Pastor, has been in
pastoral ministry at various levels since 1985 in Wisconsin, Ohio, Michigan, and Minnesota.
Pastor Suarez, when not
engaged in pastoral duties, enjoys golfing, boating, and computer building and repair.
He holds a B.A. from Pillsbury Baptist Bible College, a M.Div from Central Baptist Theological Seminary of Plymouth, MN, and a D.Min from Bob Jones University.


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Associate Pastor

Pastor Rodney D. Golightly came to Faith Baptist Church in 2003 with a deep level of experience in
pastoral ministry at all levels. As our school administrator, Pastor Golightly oversaw the day-to-day operations of Faith Baptist Christian School and now as Associate Pastor of
Christian Education the overall educational needs of FBC.
Rev. Golightly holds a B.A. from Pillsbury Baptist Bible College with further work at Central Baptist Theological Seminary and Detroit Baptist Theological Seminary.