Ministerial Staff

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Senior Pastor – J.D. Davis
( J.D. began as Senior Pastor of Dublin Baptist Church in 2014. He has a Bachelor of Arts degree from Belmont College, a Master of Divinity in Christian Education from The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, and a Ph.D. in Expository Preaching from Trinity Theological Seminary. He has served churches in Kentucky, Tennessee, Missouri and Georgia since 1991.  In addition to preaching and teaching God’s Word, J.D. enjoys helping churches reach people and leading others to become fully committed followers of Christ.  He is married to Ashley and they have a son, Jack, and a daughter, Ella.
Minister of Music and Worship – J.W. Mason ( J.W. joined the staff of Dublin Baptist Church in 1990. He received his Master of Music degree in conducting and a Bachelor of Music degree in Voice and Music Education from the University of Cincinnati, and has 45 hours towards his Doctor of Musical Arts degree at the conservatory. His professional career has afforded him many honors and opportunities to share his musical ministry in all genres of music including opera, musical theater, choral, ballet, gospel and studio recording work. He has been a soloist and conductor in performances across the United States, Europe, the former Yugoslavia, Puerto Rico, Canada, Israel, and recently was involved with a project that allowed him to sing and conduct at Carnegie Hall in New York City.
Pastor Paul new photo Minister of Outreach/Family Ministries – Paul Pyle ( Paul joined the staff of Dublin Baptist Church in 2012. He was born in Chicago, Illinois, but raised in Houston, Texas. He attended Centenary College, was a scholarship basketball player and received a degree in Business Administration. He attended The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary in Louisville, Kentucky and earned a degree in Christian Education and has served in full time ministry for more than 20 years. He is passionate about soul-winning (Proverbs 11:30), world-wide missions (Acts 1:8) and strengthening family relationships (Ephesians 3:14-19). He is married to Rachel and they have 2 children, Ashton and Mason.
 Mark Wimbish & Family Youth Pastor-Mark Wimbish ( Mark came to DBC in April 2016. He is home grown from here in Columbus, Ohio growing up in the Groveport area.  Mark has been serving in Student Ministry since 2002.  He served in different ministry roles from Student Pastor, Recreational Director at Seneca Lake and worship leader in the local church.  Mark graduated from Columbus State with a degree in Sports Management and then from Liberty University with a Bachelors in Religious Studies.  He is currently pursuing his Master’s Degree in Evangelism from Liberty Seminary.  Mark has a great passion for Student Ministry, he views it as his definitive calling.  He has a passion to disciple students by any means so that then those students can become disciple makers themselves.  Marks’ ministry passage is 1st Corinthians 9: 19-23.  Mark is fully supported by his loving wife Carrie.  They have been married since October 2010.  They have 2 children, Jase (3) and Lillian Mae (1).  The Wimbish family is thrilled to be a part of the Dublin Baptist faith family!
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Director of Children’s Ministries- Jackie Frasure ( Jackie came to DBC in September 2015.  She has been Director of Children’s ministries for churches in Ohio and Texas for over 15 years.  She has a Bachelors of Education from Ohio University.  She counts it a privilege to serve the Lord as the leader over children’s ministry.  She is passionate about seeing kids come to know Christ and having a blast while doing it.  Working with children and parents brings her so much joy.  She loves VBS, Camp, Mission Trips, and Servant Evangelism Projects.  It is her desire that each child will come to know the amazing love of God in his/her life. She is excited to be able to partner with parents to help these kids become solid in their relationship with Jesus Christ. Jackie is married to Joe, and they are the parents of AJ and Brandon.
Japanese Chapel Pastor – Masashi Sugita ( Masashi joined the staff of Dublin Baptist Church in 1987. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Oceanography from Humboldt State University in California and a Master of Divinity degree from the Golden Gate Baptist Theological Seminary.  His ministry has expanded to several cities throughout Ohio, Kentucky, Michigan.  In 2011 he visited Japan to help provide aide for the Earthquake and Tsunami victims. He is married to Sayuri, and they have two daughters, Alisa and Meg.