First Baptist Church, Union, MS
Monday, December 18, 2017
Encounter God...Engage Others


Dr. Jon Martin
Jon Martin comes to Union from Highland Baptist Church in Meridian where he served as  Associate Pastor. He  has also served as Student Minister at East Philadelphia Baptist and with the North American Mission Board in Tulsa, Oklahoma. Bro Martin is a graduate of ECCC and USM where he earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Criminal Justice. He has a Masters of Divinity Degree with a Specialization in Christian Education and a Doctor of Ministry Degree from New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary. Jon is married to Faith Moore Martin of Pelahatchie, MS.  They have two children, Riley and Mary Hannah. 
Steve Bufkin
Minister of Music
Steve comes to Union with 30 years experience in music and education.  He is a graduate of Louisiana College and New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary and has served churches in Mississippi, Louisiana, and Texas.  He and Dianne have been married 34 years.  They have two children: Jennifer (1983) married to David White of Raymond and Michael (1988-2001). Steve enjoys golfing, watching sports, action movies, and spending time with family, especially the granddaughters: Olivia (2/2011) and Camdyn (10/2012).
Corbin Jenkins
Minister of Youth and Children
Corbin Jenkins comes to FBC Union from Crestview Church in Kosciusko where he served as Youth Minister for three years. He has a BS in Philosophy and Religion from MSU and a Master of Arts in Christian Education from New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary. He is married to Reaghan Mayes Jenkins of Sebastopol.
   Paige Walton  Secretary     
Paige has served as Secretary since July, 2009. 
She holds a BA degree in Interdisciplinary Studies from Mississippi State University, which includes concentrated areas of Social Work and Education. She and her husband, Rusty, married in 2003.  Paige enjoys reading, spending time with family, and working with children at her church where she serves as Children/Youth Director.
Margaret Rush Associate Secretary
Margaret is married to Jerome Rush.  They are the parents of two  married children and are the proud grandparents of six. Margaret was a longtime employee of Laird Hospital and a former FBC church secretary.
    Encounter God . . . Engage Others!