Staff

Karl

Lead Pastor/Teacher

Karl Pickard

Karl is the Pastor at The First Baptist Church of Cheyenne as of February 2019. He was born and raised in Laramie, WY and has always considered the West and Wyoming his home. Karl was made aware of his sinful state before God in 1997 while serving in the United States Armies 2nd Ranger Battalion. He accepted Christ as his Lord and Savior and was born again in 1998. After 15 years in the electrical field and 13 years of serving in local church ministry, Karl enrolled at Shepherds Theological Seminary (STS) and earned a Master of Arts in Church Ministry through The West Institute in 2014. Additionally, he completed his Master of Divinity degree through STS in the Spring of 2019. Karl enjoys outdoor activities, loves to learn, and loves spending time with his family. He was married on March 22, 1998 to his wife Valerie and they have two sons, Triston and Matthew.

 

Deb

Deb Philips

Administrative Assistant

Hometown:  Denver, Colorado

On Staff Since: November, 2017

Family: Galen (husband) and April, Jennifer, and Jon (grown children) and four grandchildren, and one dog, Mac.

Favorite Scripture:  Psalm 121:1-2  " I lift up my eyes to the mountains—where does my help come from?  My help comes from the Lord, the Maker of heaven and earth."

Hobbies:  Spending time with family, crafting (paper, decoupage, sewing, and baking).

 

 Lacy

Lacey Havel

Financial Secretary

Hometown:  Cheyenne, WY

On Staff Since:  April, 2018

Family:  Husband Jeremy and daughters Taylor and Eliza; and granddaughters Paetyn and Saphira.

 

 Kenny

Ken Johnson

Facilities Director

Hometown:  Cheyenne, Wyoming

On Staff Since:  1992

Family:  Wife, 2 grown daughters, 4 grandchildren 

Favorite Scripture: Proverbs 3:5-6 - Trust in the Lord with all your heart and lean not on your own understanding; in all your ways acknowledge him, and he will make your paths straight.

Hobbies:  Going to auctions and restoring old items

 

Scott

Scott Norris

Custodial Assistant

Hometown: Cheyenne, Wyoming

On Staff Since: February 2013

Family: Mom, a sister and a brother

Hobbies: Playing on his computer, bowling