Pastor - Jonathan P. Bost


Bro. Jonathan, Drew, Charlie, & Matthew

 

Meet Bro. Jonathan, Drew, Charlie, and Matthew Bost

Bro. Jonathan is a native of South Louisiana. Born and raised in St. Martinville, he graduated from St. Martinville Senior High (1999), the University of Louisiana-Lafayette (2003), and New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary (2007). Prior to the Lord’s call to First Baptist Church of Many, he served Ebenezer Baptist Church in Pennington, Alabama for almost five years. His other ministry experience includes serving churches in South Louisiana in various capacities, including as Associate, Interim, Youth, and Supply Pastor. He has also served in various roles within denominational life, including Evangelism Director, Youth Director, and Vice-Moderator. Currently, Brother Jonathan serves as the Moderator for Sabine Association and also represents Sabine Association on the Executive Board of the Louisiana Baptist Convention. In his limited spare time, Bro. Jonathan enjoys woodworking and carpentry.

Drew is from Florence, Mississippi and a graduate of the University of Southern Mississippi. She is a licensed Social Worker in both Mississippi and Alabama. Drew is currently a full-time mother and student, pursuing her Master’s Degree in Social Work from LSU. Drew has experience serving abused, abandoned, and/or neglected children, victims of domestic abuse, and terminally-ill patients. Drew also enjoys sewing, scrapbooking, and other craft projects she finds on Pinterest.

Married in January of 2011, Bro. Jonathan and Drew have two children, Charlie and Matthew. Charlie is very active and loves to dance, play, and watch her favorite princess movies. You will often find her with a bow in her hair. Matthew is their youngest and he is a rapidly growing little boy. They also have a family pet: Andy (an eighty-pound English Bulldog).

Education

Master of Divinity Degree - May 2007 - New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary
Bachelor of Science Degree in Chemical Engineering - May 2003 - University of Louisiana — Lafayette

Ministry Experience

Pastor - November 2015- present - First Baptist Church, Many LA
Pastor - 2011- October 2015 - Ebenezer Baptist Church, Pennington, AL
Associate Pastor - January-August 2009 - Jenkins Memorial Baptist Church, St. Martinville, LA
Interim Pastor - July-December 2007 - Jenkins Memorial Baptist Church, St. Martinville, LA
Minister to Students/Associate Pastor - 2004-2005 - First Baptist Church, Abbeville, LA