Dave Van Bebber

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Dave Van Bebber was called to FBC Buffalo in September of 2015. He and his wife Valerie have four kids: Johnathan; Evie; Violet; and Elisha. Some of their favorite family activities include riding bikes together, playing board games on their weekly “Family Fun Night”, and camping.
Dave is a Missouri State graduate, a graduate of Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, and Southwest Baptist University.

Pastor Van Bebber served for 8 years in the US Army as a Flight Operations Specialist. He ended his military career as an E-5. 

Dave also serves as an adjunct professor of communication at Spurgeon College in Kansas City, MO where he teaches Communication Theory, Advanced Public Speaking, Public Speaking, and Logic. Some of Dave’s personal hobbies are studying apologetics and systematic theology. He is an avid reader and cyclist. Dave is also an SCI survivor, and a published researcher. He currently host a podcast "T.A.G. You're It!" with apologist Adam "Ray Ray" Cochrun.

Youth Director

Casey Rash

Casey has been a member at FBC Buffalo since 2016. He was ordained as a deacon in January of 2018. He has served as the Youth Director with FBC Buffalo since February of 2018. Casey is an avid outdoors man. He loves spending time with his family. Casey served as an acitve duty Marine prior to working for Prime Trucking. He as been married to Becky since 2004. They have three children: Maddy, Jase, and Makenna

Children's Ministry Director

Becky Rash

Becky Rash has been a member of FBC Buffalo since 2016. Becky accepted Christ as her savior as a young child and was baptized at North Park Baptist Church in Humble, TX. She married Casey Rash in 2004, and together they have three children: Maddy, Jace, and Makenna. Becky's hobbies include horseback riding, crafting, and reading novels. Becky has a passion for serving the children in her church and community, and believes that children's ministry has an important, supportive role for parents. She loves helping families teach their children about Christ and creating a foundation of faith that will guide them their whole lives.

Nursery Director

Linzi Smith

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Linz Smith is married to Troy Smith and works as a Nurse at CMH. They have four children Caley, Carly, Charlie, and Otto. She holds a degree in Chemestry from Ozark Techinical Community College and a degree in Nursing. Her and Troy are very active in the Buffalo community and actively attend Buffalo High School and Middle School sports events. She has served as the Nursery Director at FBC since December of 2019. Linzi has also served as the Chairperson of the Personnel Committee at FBC Buffalo since 2018.

  June 2021  
This Week's Events


Mid-Week Service
6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Prayer Meeting & Bible Study
Mission Friends (3 Years Old - 1st Grade)
Missionaries in Training (2nd Grade - 6th Grade)
Youth Group (7th Grade- 12th Grade)


Church Mission Trip
The church will participate in our annual church-wide mission trip during the dates of June 19-25. This is one of the major focuses of our church's ministry and a event that includes whole families. To participate in the mission trip be sure to see our mission team director Angie Rash.
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