First Baptist Paducah

Meet our team!

our  team  of  pastors

Charles Moore

Senior Pastor
Pastor Charles is a gifted exegetical preacher with many years experience in pastoral leadership. He is a graduate of Southeastern Baptist Seminary and holds a Juris Doctorate from the University of Kentucky. You can read more of his thoughts on life by visiting his blog:

Russ Wilson

Associate Pastor
Pastor Russ guides our church staff and overseas many areas of ministry including discipleship and senior adults. He is a graduate of  The Southern Baptist Seminary and holds a BS in accounting from Murray State University.  

Rusty Banks

Pastor of Young Adults, Children, & Missions.
Pastor Rusty oversees the children's ministry team and guides our missions programs. He also pastors our Connect Young Adult Ministry. 

Julio Acosta

Pastor of Hispanic Ministries
Pastor Julio guides our Hispanic ministry. He is a Native of Saltillo Coahuila, Mexico. Julio  has a bachelor's degree from the University of Architecture in the city of Saltillo Coahuila Mexico, he finished his theological studies at the "Mexican Missionary Baptist Seminary" in the City of Monterrey Mexico, currently studying a Master's Degree in Theological Studies at "Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary" 

Jason Medley

Pastor of Students and Families, Media Technologies.
Pastor Jason oversees our ministry to high school & middle students and their parents.  He also oversees the media technology of our church. He holds degrees in Psychology, Counseling, and Christian Ministries from Mid-Continent University and is currently pursuing a masters in theology at Liberty. You can watch videos of his teaching at: YouTube

Student and Children's Team

Trevor Peck

Student Ministry Intern

Blair Feldner

Children's Ministry Director

Abby Lester

Student Ministry Intern

Hannah Reagle

Nursery Coordinator

Meet the Office Staff

Cindy Childs

Ministry Assistant

Christi Perkins

Ministry Assistant

Ada Santos

Hispanic Ministry Assistant

Amber Vowell

Financial Secretary