Joey McIntosh - Senior Pastor
In January 2020, Bro. Joey McIntosh accepted the pastorate at First Baptist Church of Willard.
He is originally from Dayton, Ohio and attended Tri-State Baptist College in Walls, Mississippi, where he and his wife, Leah, of Cabot, Arkansas, met and each obtained their Bachelors in Christian Education. He and Leah have been married since 2011 and they have two sons, Jonah and Tanner.
Bro. Joey has a special appreciation for bus ministries. He began riding the church bus at the age of 4. Five years later, he accepted Jesus Christ as his Lord and Savior. He surrendered to preach at the age of 13 while attending a church camp.
Youth Pastor- Open Position
Darin Barfield- Worship Leader
Darin joined our staff as Worship Minister in June of 2018. He has been leading worship in the Springfield area for 16 years in both part-time and full-time capacities. Over those years he has taken music courses at Baptist Bible College to further his abilities.
Darin’s favorite verse is Proverbs 3:5,6 “Trust in the Lord with all your heart, and lean not on your own understanding; In all your ways acknowledge Him and He shall direct your paths”
Ruth Biellier- Secretary
Ruth is GA Leader and VBS Director at the church. She has served on Missouri WMU Board and Greene County Baptist Association WMU Historian. Serves GCBA Girls Camp at Baptist Hill. Ruth and her husband, Luke, have two sons.
Charlie Taylor -
Custodian and Maintenance
Charlie and his family became members of First Baptist Church in 2011. He has been employed since 2012 after retiring from the Navy.