Pastor Jonathan and his family joined the KLBC family in August of 2016 as Senior Pastor after serving the Lord in Student and Associate Pastor Ministry for 13 years. Jonathan received his B.S. in Religious Studies, M.A.R in Pre-Pastoral Studies, and M.Div. in Pastoral Ministries from Liberty University, and has begun his Doctoral Studies with New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary. Pastor Jonathan's driving passion in ministry is helping others connect into a growing and vibrant relationship with Jesus Christ. Along with his wife Shannon, they are blessed with two fun loving kids, Caleb and Brooke. As a family they enjoy serving the Lord here at KLBC, having fun on the lake, watching Gator football (mostly Jonathan!), hunting, going to the movies, and spending time together.
Ryan joined the KLBC staff as youth pastor January 2022. Ryan graduated from Anderson University with a degree in Kinesiology in 2008. He then continued his education to graduate from Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary with a Masters of Divinity in Christian Ministry in 2013. Ryan married his wife Robin in 2012 & they have two sweet girls, Dakota (6), Paisley (3). As a family, the Campbell's love traveling, hiking & exploring new parks with a goal of exploring every national park.
Ryan says he loves student ministry because "I love teaching students how to study Gods word and then apply it in a meaningful way in their lives as they engage in God’s story."
Paul Samson Jr
Paul joined KLBC's worship team this past September as our Interim Worship Leader, and accepted the call to serve as Worship Leader in December, 2021. Paul is a graduate of Northside Christian Academy, and is currently pursuing a degree in worship from Trinity Baptist College. Paul is a gifted guitarist, singer, and worship leader. We are thankful for his willingness to help out as we search for our next Worship Leader.
Debra has been serving at KLBC for 15 years as the Administrative Assistant to our pastors. Debra brings a wealth of knowledge and skill in both the financial and secretarial fields. Debra is married to Tim Grady, and is blessed with two children and one grandchild. We are very thankful for Debra's ministry at KLBC!