Staff


Bro. Mike has been the Senior Pastor at Central since 2010. Mike and his wife Laurie both grew up in Magnolia and served in churches in Arkansas and Oklahoma before coming back home to lead their ...

Steve Ford

Minister of Education & Outreach
Bro. Steve is a native of Magnolia and graduate of Southern Arkansas University. He comes to our staff from the International Mission Board, where he served eight years in Portugal and 10 years in ...

Jason Mears

Student Pastor
Jason Mears – Student Pastor Jason joined the CBC staff in 2010. He is a graduate of Williams Baptist College. Jason has served as a Student Ministry for over 10 years in churches in both Arkansas ...

Velma Griffin

Assistant to the Pastor
Velma has been serving in the support staff area as Pastor’s secretary since December 1995. Her educational focus was in secretarial skills and attended Commercial College of Business in Shreveport. ...

Angel Dancy

Assistant to Education Minister
Angel joined the Central staff in 2000 as secretary in the Education office. Angel is married to Billy Roy Dancy and has two college age children, Heath and Hannah. If you need assistances with Sunday...

Kim Williamson

Assistant to Student and Music Minister
Kim began working at Central in October 1995 as the music secretary and receptionist. She now serves Central as the youth/music ministry secretary, receptionist and special ministries coordinator ...

Penny Plafcan

Financial Secretary
Penny joined the Central Staff in 1999. Penny is married to Jerry Plafcan and has 3 children, Alex, Rachel and Austin. She has 1 granddaughter Kaleigh. Their home is in Buckner, AR.


Elvis Griffin

Building Superintendent
Elvis has served on staff at CBC since 1998. He oversees all building and grounds activities. He and and his wife Marilyn have 5 children and and 1 granddaughter.







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