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Lead Pastor Josh Herweck holds a Masters of Divinity from Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, and he has now returned to seminary to work on a Doctorate in Pastoral Leadership. Pastor Josh and his wife Katie live in De Queen with their 4 children: Caleb, Reagan, Liam, and Hope .
Micah Martin joined our staff full time in May 2012. Before that he served as an interim Youth Minister. Micah was raised in First Baptist of De Queen where his parents and family were very active in the church. He has a degree from the University of Central Arkansas in Business. He has married Kimberly in January 2003 and they have two beautiful little girls, Emme & Lila, and a son, Silas.
Josh Hudgens is the Student Pastor here at FBC. He is from Mesquite, Texas. He graduated from East Texas Baptist University in 2012 where he earned his Bachelors in Communications. In 2013 he married his beautiful wife, Lindsey. Currently he is attending Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary to earn his Masters of Theological Studies.
Jessica Swan started as the Administration Assistant in February 2013. She moved to De Queen from Kansas City, Missouriin December 2007 when she married her husband Clint. She has stepchildren and adopted their daughter JoHannah in March 2012.
Karen Rhea has been our Financial Secretary since June 1995. She has lived in the De Queen area since 1980.