Pastor Brant began serving as a pastor in 1999 and has been the Associate Pastor of Worship and Student Ministries at First Baptist since July of 2008. He and his wife, Angelia, have been married since July of 1998 and have four children: Brityna, Wesley, Meggy, and Jamys. Pastor Brant graduated from Faith Baptist Bible College in Ankeny, IA, in 1998 with a degree in Bible and Church Music Ministry. Since then he has been ordained in the fall of 2011 and continued his education with Biblical Counseling training from Faith Baptist Church in Lafayette, IN. Pastor Brant, along with the youth leadership team, coordinates the activities and ministry opportunities for the 7th through 12th grade young people of our church in the Fusion Student Ministry. He also plans the Sunday Worship services and directs the special musical programs of the church. Pastor Brant has a passion for teaching young people the Word of God and leading our church in meaningful praise of our Almighty God.