Read more about the pastors

We believe that all members of First Baptist are ministers.
Each one has gifts that are utilized in ministry.
However, we also believe that God has called some among us to lead as pastors.
Wade Allen

Dr. Wade Allen


Wade is the Pastor at First Baptist. Wade attended Liberty University (BA), Southern Seminary (MDiv), and Northern Seminary (DMin). Wade is married to Christy (1994) and they have three children, Anna (1997), Dawson (1998), and Levi (2004). Wade enjoys computers, great coffee, reading and all sorts of sports. He particularly enjoys Georgia Bulldog football.

Clifton Davis

Dr. Clifton Davis

Worship Arts Pastor

Clif is the Worship Arts Pastor at First Baptist. His Bachelor of Civil Engineering degree is from Villanova University and his Master of Divinity in Church Music is from Southern Seminary. Clif received his doctorate from Ball State University in 2016. He is happily married to Julia Downey Davis (1994) and their children are Sandy (1995), Heidi (1999), and Ian (2005). Clif enjoys making music, ethnic food, and whatever book he is currently reading.

Nathan Bussberg

Nathan Bussberg

Youth Pastor

Nathan is the youth pastor at First Baptist. Nathan is a recent graduate of Indiana University East with a BA in Psychological Sciences. Nathan is married to Megan (2016). Nathan is an Assistant Women’s Basketball Coach at Taylor University. Nathan enjoys playing Ultimate Frisbee, music, and watching 49er football.