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Unveiling KCSBA: Our Journey, Mission, and Vibrant Community

Our Mission

“Fueling Faith, Building Bridges, Nurturing Leaders”

“At KCSBA, we provide a beacon of support, guidance, and community to pastors and church planters, empowering them to navigate the unique challenges of their sacred calling. Our goal? To ensure no spiritual leader walks alone.”

The Kern County Southern Baptist Association is a steadfast ally for pastors, churches, and church planters. As a hub of encouragement, support, and training, we’re on a mission to help spiritual leaders stand tall in their faith and service. We provide the resources and camaraderie you need to thrive in your divine calling. Together, we’re elevating the spiritual fabric of Kern County one pastor, one church at a time.

KCSBA Influence

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KCSBA Cohorts

We take pride in the numerous associations and relationships we’ve nurtured with our cohorts. This interconnected web of partnerships amplifies our collective strength, fostering a collaborative atmosphere conducive to shared learning, mutual support, and resource exchange. Our bonds run deep, reflecting our commitment to shared spiritual growth and community betterment.

Spanish Cohort

Engage with the Joshua Fellowship and connect with like-minded leaders who promote cultural unity and spiritual growth within Spanish-speaking congregations.

African American Cohort

Join our vibrant community dedicated to spiritual nourishment and collaborative efforts within African American churches.

Asian Cohort

Immerse yourself in the Asian Cohort, enriching the spiritual journey of Asian communities through shared experiences and mutual support.

Women’s Cohort

Be a part of the Women’s Cohort, empowering female spiritual leaders through communal learning and collaboration.

Youth Minister’s Cohort

Amplify your impact with the Youth Minister’s Cohort, fostering vibrant spiritual guidance for the younger generation.

Music Minister’s Cohort

Harmonize your spiritual expression with the Music Minister’s Cohort, promoting worship and fellowship through uplifting music.

Children’s Cohort

Embrace the future with the Children’s Cohort, nurturing spiritual growth in our youngest church members.

Pastor’s Monthly

Benefit from fresh perspectives and enriching insights brought by our Guest Speakers, offering an ever-evolving spiritual dialogue.

KCSBA Leadership Team

Tem mattox

Associational Missions Strategist

dawn passmore

Office Administrator

KCSBA Administrative Council

Ron Barker - Moderator
Michael Dotson - Vice-Moderator
Dawn Passmore - Secretary/Treasurer/Clerk
Jeremy Doyle - Evangelism
Ed Rain - Missions
Larry Dotson - Personnel
Sandra Hughes - WMU Council
Kent Brewer - Trustee

And the Lord said to him: ‘I have heard your prayer and your supplication that you have made before Me; I have consecrated this house which you have built to put My name there forever, and My eyes and My heart will be there perpetually.

Stay in the Know

Get in Touch! Let’s Talk.

Stay connected with KCSBA! We invite you to reach out to us with your thoughts, inquiries, needs, or prayer requests. By keeping the lines of communication open, we can better support our shared mission and foster a vibrant, connected community.

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