Pastor Todd Sasek

Todd Sasek
Senior Pastor

Todd Sasek and his wife Melanie have been married for 29 years and have five  daughters serving the Lord. Todd was saved in 1991 at the age of 27. He  surrendered to the ministry in 1993 when he and his family left Iowa to attend Bible  College in Wisconsin where he received his bachelor’s degree in pastoral studies.  They moved to Kansas City, Missouri to attend seminary in 1997. While in Seminary  he served on pastoral staff at Tri-City Baptist Church. He received his Masters in  pastoral theology and masters of divinity. In 2001 He became director of Southland  Christian Camp and conference center in Ringgold, Louisiana. In 2009 the Lord called the Sasek’s to Temple Baptist Church.

Pastor Ben Shumate

Ben Shumate
Assistant Pastor

Ben Shumate was saved in 1990 at the age of 5. He attended Bible College in  Florida where he received his bachelor’s degree in youth ministries. He and his  wife  Jennifer were married in 2006 and have 4 children. In 2008 the Lord called  the  Shumates to Temple Baptist Church.