Dr. Ron Blankenship
We would like to welcome Dr. Ron Blankenship as Colesville's Transitional Interim Pastor.
Dr. Ron Blankenship is the Director of Missions/Church Planting Batalyst at Montgomery Baptist Association in Rockville, Maryland as an appointed home missionary with the Associational Strategy Team/ Church Planting Group of the North American MIssion Board of the Southern Baptist Convention. He has been serving at the Association since early September, 1999.
He had been the pastor of churches in Kentucky, Virginia, and tennessee. He previously served as a Special Care and Bereavement Coordinator. He founded and directed Fresh Ideas Ministries in Nashville, TN. He was an adjunct college instuctor. Ron also had done freelance writing contributing to articles in various magazines and publications.
Ron was born in Gilbert, West Virginia on June 9, 1956. He graduated from Marshall University where he received his BBA in Accounting and Finance. He then continued his education at The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, Lousville, Kentucky where he received his MDIV, MA/CE and DMIN degrees.
He has been heavily involved with the Southern Baptist Convention (local, state, and executive levels) by heading up the committees such as Church Minister Relations and Ordination Committee, Nominationg Committee, Personnel Committee, Committee on Committees, General Missions Board and the Church Multiplication Team.
Ron is Married to Evelyn F. Blankenship and they have three children, nathan 24, melanie 23 and Angela 16. The family lives in Montgomery Village, Maryland.
Ms. Jackie Huber
Ms. Jackie Huber joined the staff of Colesville Baptist Church in September, 2009, as Church Accompanist. Jackie grew up in Laurel, Maryland, where she was playing piano and organ for FBC Laurel as early as age twelve. From 1980 to 1996 Jackie lived in Oklahoma where she worked for the Tulsa Metro Baptist Association. After moving back to Maryland in 1997, Jackie has shared her gifts and talents in many of our Baptist churches in the Washington and Baltimore areas. Jackie's desire to truly minister to and serve the needs of people is evident, not only in her gifted playing, but also in her life.
In June of 2010, Jackie also became our part-time administrative assistant to help with the many office tasks that are needed to support the ministries of the church. Her gift of organization and level of energy serve as a real blessing here at Colesville.
Jackie can be reached at: email@example.com