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3900 Cleveland at 39th Street

Groves, Texas 77619

 

Val Verde Baptist Church

Is an Independent Fundamental Baptist Church. Preaching the word of God to the surrounding areas. Port Arthur, Beaumont, Vidor, Nederland, Port Neches, Groves and Bridge City Texas.

 

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(409)962-8463

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(409)962-1177

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Church Information

Rev. John   Ortiz
Spanish Pastor/Maintenance Director

Rev. John Ortiz is a graduate of Midwestern Baptist College and has been on
staff since February 2003. Bro. Ortiz leads our Bus and Spanish Ministry, as
well as overseas all of our maintenance needs. Bro. John is a tireless worker
with a true servant’s heart.

Murry  Kimball
Pastor
Greg  Rife
Missionary

Now you can call Restore Ministries! Restore Ministries is a Bible based, non profit ministry, providing relief to those in need across America. Many Pastors are overwhelmed after a disaster such as hurricane, tornado, flood, or fire strikes their facilities. In hurricanes, floods, and tornadoes church members are unavailable to help because of their own needs, that is where the Restore Ministry teams comes in. With a data base with the names of thousands of volunteers, disaster relief supplies, and the equipment and tools necessary to begin immediate relief work and repair, Restore Ministries is ready to help as soon as a disaster strike.

Bro. Bill  Wininger Jr.
Youth Pastor/Academy Administrator
Brent  Stancil
Pastor

Dr. John Walker (Brent) Stancil is a graduate of Midwestern Baptist College in Pontiac, Michigan. After graduation, he served as an assistant to Dr. Tom Malone, Sr. at the Emmanuel Baptist Church also in Pontiac. He served three years in Michigan before accepting the call to Val Verde Baptist Church in July of 1997 until May of 2009. At that time, following God’s clear leading, he assumed the pastorate of Community Bible Baptist Church. Preacher, as he is known by his congregations, conducts revival meetings and Bible conferences across America as well as in several foreign countries. He is also a sought after youth and college preacher conducting Bible College and Christian school revivals throughout the year. We are confident that you will enjoy his relevant Bible preaching and teaching as well as his warm and caring personality. Pastor Stancil is married to the former Miss Valerie Ware and they have three sons, Quinn, Collin and Grant, and one daughter, Madeline. Was called to Florids to pastor Community Bible Baptist Church.

Dr. John  Hamblin
Evangelist
DR. JOHN N. HAMBLIN HAS BEEN IN FULL-TIME EVANGELISM SINCE 1980. DURING THAT TIME HE HAS HELD HUNDREDS OF MEETINGS IN FUNDAMENTAL CHURCHES ALL ACROSS AMERICA AND CANADA. HE TEACHES IN THE BIBLE DEPARTMENT AT MIDWESTERN BAPTIST COLLEGE IN PONTIAC, MICHIGAN. BESIDES SERVING ON A NUMBER OF OTHER FUNDAMENTAL BOARDS, HE IS ALSO A COOPERATING BOARD MEMBER OF THE SWORD OF THE LORD. PASTORS WHO HAVE HAD DR. HAMBLIN IN THEIR PULPITS HAVE CALLED HIM ''A BIBLE PREACHER OF NOTE", "A POWERFUL REVIVALIST" AND "A PASTOR'S FRIEND".
Rick Koonce
Pastor
Rick Koonce was saved when he was twelve years old and surrendered to preach at age fifteen. He followed God's leading and was the senior pastor at Val Verde Baptist Church on January 31st, 2010 to December 21, 2014. He and his wife, Kristi, were married on June 13th, 1998. They have been blessed with four children, Rebekah, Josiah, Hudson and Jackson.
Dr. Shelton  Smith
Preacher
Dr. Smith, a native of Kentucky, was born December 4, 1942. He was saved in September 1951. He announced his call to preach on January 6, 1957 as a fourteen year old high school freshman. A pastor for 34 years, including seventeen years at the Church of the Open Door (independent Baptist) in Westminster, Maryland, he led the Church of the Open Door to grow from fewer than 200 per Sunday to an average exceeding 1,500 per Sunday and more than 3,000 members with high days exceeding 2,000 several times a year. Hundreds were saved and baptized each year. Dr. Smith is married (47 years) to Betty Elaine (Womble) Smith. They have two children, Davina and Marlon, and six grandchildren, Jessica, Nicole, Susanna, Caroline, Jonathan and Daniel.
Roger  Henson
Evangelist