The church isn't a building--it's people. And we think you'll find the people at First Baptist Church of Foley a pretty friendly bunch! We meet in locations in Foley, Alabama and globally Online. Our leadership group offers wonderful experience, a Christ-like attitude and a passion for bringing others to salvation through Jesus Christ.
Dr. Billy Nale has been pastor of First Baptist church since February of 2000. Billy grew up the son of an Army officer and has lived in many states and overseas. He earned his Bachelor's degree from Campbell University in Buies Creek, North Carolina, his Master of Divinity and Doctor of Ministry from Liberty Baptist Theological Seminary in Lynchburg, VA. Before coming to First Baptist Billy served churches in North Carolina, Florida, and Georgia. He and his wife, Rhonda, have two children and four grand-sons.
Greg joined our staff in August of 2014. He is a native of Meridian, MS where his ministry career began. Since then he has served in several churches located in Laurel, MS; Calhoun City, MS; and in Anderson, SC. Greg is a graduate of Southern Mississippi where he earned a BA in Music Education (Piano, Choral) and received his MA in Worship Studies from Liberty University. As an arranger of orchestral and choral music he has had compositions performed by various churches, community bands, and a symphonic orchestra. Before moving to Foley, he was pianist for the Anderson Symphony and one of the musical directors for Project Challenge Playhouse. As a worship leader his passion is working with the choir and, orchestra, and rhythm section through music of all generations to help people respond to the greatness of God. First Foley is also blessed with the musical talents of his wife, Christy (Flutist/vocalist/music teacher) and their two children, Maddie (Vocalist) and Jacob (guitar/saxophone).
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Ben Kiser joined our staff in November 2016. He was raised in Graham, Alabama, which is a small farm town in Randolph County. Ben graduated with an Associate’s Degree of Science and a Bachelor’s Degree in History Education from the University of Mobile in 2013. Immediately following graduation, Ben began serving the youth of Baldwin County. His calling in ministry started at FBC Gulf Shores as a middle school coordinator. In 2014, he became the youth pastor at FBC Loxley before coming on staff here at FBC Foley. Ben’s passion is to minister and help build disciples for Jesus Christ at a young age. Ben and his wife Lisa are expecting their first child, a little boy, in February 2017.
Taylor was born and raised in Foley, AL. After graduating high school she attended the University of Mobile and graduated with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Christian Studies in 2004. Taylor and her husband have been married for 10 years and have 2 boys, Bodie (4) and Jeb (2). It is Taylor's desire as the preschool director to be intentional about teaching God's Word and developing a deep love for Christ even at an early age.
Sharon has been employed at FBC Foley since 2007. She began her employment as the church secretary and nursery worker and is now the FBC Foley's Office Manager and Financial Secretary. She works with the Counting Committee and the Finance Committee which is made up of church volunteers. She also organizes office volunteers who are a tremendous help each week. Sharon is married to Mark Collins and they have two children (Haleigh and Hunter). She is a senior at Troy University and is graduating with a BS in Psychology and Criminal Justice. Sharon is a member of the Alabama Association of Baptist Secretaries, American Association of Christian Counselors, and the National Rehabilitation Association.
Bio will be available soon.
Bio will be available soon.