A Welcoming and Affirming Church

Brent Newberry

Brent has served as our Pastor since 2015. He enjoys baseball (fantasy and real), bacon, ramen, binge-watching, poetry, photography, his dog Zooey Deschanel, and being an Enneagram 4–except for when he doesn’t. He received his Master of Divinity from Baylor’s Truett Seminary in 2013, and he has served in church ministry for over ten years–most recently…

Wesley Hall

Wesley Hall is an organist and keyboardist based in New England. He is a graduate of the Yale School of Music and Institute of Sacred Music, and holds an artist diploma and a master’s degree in historical performance from the Oberlin Conservatory where he studied organ with James David Christie. Wesley is an active recitalist,…

Derek Henson

Derek Henson joined First Baptist in October, 2018. Derek is a 2018 graduate of Brite Divinity School in Fort Worth, Texas and a 2005 Graduate of the University of Valley Forge in Phoenixville, Pennsylvania. A native of western Maryland, Derek comes to Worcester after 11 years in Texas. He has held volunteer, administrative, and ministerial roles…