"This is a true saying, if a man desire the office of a bishop, he desireth a good work."
1 Timothy 3:1
Pastor Mark Bailey
Pastor Mark and, his wife, Susan have been pastoring the Mansfield Free Will Baptist Church for over 15 years. They have a wonderful family with 2 kids (Brittany and Marcus) and 4 grandkids (Kailyn and Kalea, Kinsley and Kalan. Pastor Mark answered the call to preach and pastor at the age of 19, and shortly after became the head pastor of the Faith Free Will Baptist Church in Logan, Ohio, where he ministered for 20 years. Our church has received such a blessing from being led and instructed by Pastor Mark and his loving wife.
Pastor James Parker
Pastor James has been an integral part of our church family since arriving as our youth pastor in 2019. James grew up here in Mansfield and is a 2004 graduate of Madison Comprehensive High School. Upon graduation he studied at Southeastern Free Will Baptist College. He brings a zeal and passion for young people to our ministry, but most importantly he has a contagious love for Jesus Christ! He and his wife, Katie, have 5 children: Grace, Eli, Sparrow, Shepherd, and Joselyn.