Pastor of Missions & Media
Rod Payne is our Pastor of Missions and Media. Rod has been on the staff at First Baptist Church for 32 years. Rod has been married to his high school sweetheart, Vicky, for 43 years. They have three children: Brandon, Sharon Dibiase, and Beth. They have three grandchildren. Rod is a graduate of East Central University and Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary. Rod has a deep love for God, a passion for people and a desire to serve others. He enjoys spending time with family and friends, playing music and working out.
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