Senior Pastor ~ dr. martin jameson
Dr. Martin Jameson, Senior Pastor, is a native of Prescott, Arkansas. He attended the University of Arkansas at Little Rock and received a B.A. degree in Bible from Central Baptist College. His seminary training includes Mid-America Baptist Theological Seminary and the Baptist Missionary Association Theological Seminary where he earned a Master of Divinity degree, and Dallas Theological Seminary in Dallas, Texas where he received a Doctor of Ministry Degree.
Dr. Jameson has been involved in pastoral work since November 1976. He is an instructor in the Bible Department of Central Baptist College and served as Moderator for three local associations, two terms as the Moderator of the Baptist Missionary Association of Arkansas and one term as Vice-president of the Baptist Missionary Association of America.
Brother Jameson and his wife, Jennifer, have three children: Jessica Goodwin (Jason), Dr. Jonathan Jameson (Bethany) and Madelyn.
He began his ministry at Bethlehem in the summer of 2011.
Minister of music ~ Danny Fagala
Danny Fagala is the husband of Robin Fagala, and Daddy to Lauren, Kelsey and Kaylen. They moved to Greenbrier in June of 2003, but began ministering with us at Bethlehem in April of 2000. Danny is originally from Gravette, Arkansas, where his dad pastored Beacon Baptist Church (retiring in 2007 after 36 years of service). He attended Central Baptist College, graduating with an Associate of Arts degree in General Education in 1988. He surrendered to the gospel ministry on December 26, 1986, and has served in five other churches in Arkansas and Missouri, in the youth and/or music ministries. Danny is also a licensed funeral director and embalmer, having attended mortuary school at Arkansas State University in Mountain Home, graduating in 2001. He serves as Minister of Music at Bethlehem.
Youth Pastor ~ Dr. Jimmie Decker
Dr. Jimmie Decker has served as Minister of Youth at Bethlehem since March, 2008. Jimmie is originally from Poplar Bluff, MO and moved to Faulkner County in 1995. He is married to Rebecca (Pollard) Decker of Dallas, TX, whom he met at Central Baptist College, and has a son, Gabe and daughter, Eliana. Jimmie graduated in 1997 from CBC with an Associate of Arts in Business. He committed his life to ministry in 1998 and returned to CBC, completing a Bachelor of Arts degree in Religious Education in 2001. In 2009, he graduated from BMA Theological Seminary with a Masters of Divinity. In 2023, he received his doctorate.