Benton Bible Church is a Biblical-eldership church. The elder ministry provides spiritual oversight in all areas of our church life and ministries. The elders are spiritually and Biblically qualified men who God has called to serve the church as shepherds of God's flock with equal authority, unity and responsibility to provide the direction and well-being of the members of the church according to our doctrine, purpose and mission stated and detailed in our church constitution and bylaws.
(Lead Pastor and Teacher)
"On behalf of the entire church family at Benton Bible Church, I would like to extend my sincere welcome to you...please stop in and visit!" -Pastor Dave
Pastor Dave and his wife Karla have been married for 34 years and are the proud parents of 13 amazing children and an ever growng (10) number of grandchildren. Pastor Dave is a graduate of Central Bible College in Springfield, Missiouri and has been in ministry for over 30 years. Dave loves to fish and bow hunt for deer. His favorite reading material is history and all things Abraham Lincoln. Karla is a dedicated wife and mother who also serves in the church through her gifts of music, worship and teaching kids. Karla loves to "out-fish" Dave, enjoys reading, baking and taking care of her chickens.
Carl and his wife, Linda, have been long time members of Benton Bible Church. Carl has served BBC providing leadership in the Trustee Ministry and in various teaching roles. Linda is active in many areas of service to the church including providing leadership in the Missions Ministry of the church.