Brandon was born and raised in Spokane, Washington and first felt the leading towards full time ministry when he was in college at Whitworth University. Brandon has been married to his beautiful wife Kristen since 2009 and they are the parents of two sweet little girls, Jadyn and Raegan, and are expecting the birth of their third child in March of 2019! Brandon pursued his graduate studies at Western Seminary in Portland, Oregon and graduated with his Masters in Divinity in 2015. Brandon joined the pastoral staff of First Baptist in the spring of 2016 as the Pastor of Youth and Family Ministries. After serving in this capacity for two plus years, Brandon was called to be Lead Pastor and is thankful to be serving in this position. Brandon enjoys all things outdoors, especially hiking, backpacking, hunting, and biking. Brandon is an avid sports fan and enjoys playing many sports. Most of all, he enjoys spending time with his wife and children and considers them such a blessing from God. Brandon has a passion for preaching God’s Word and eagerly desires the people he interacts with to follow and love Jesus Christ with all their heart, soul, mind and strength!
Dan, born and raised in Portland, Oregon, loves the opportunity to serve God here in Sandpoint, ID at First Baptist. He loves bicycling, kayaking hunting, and snowshoeing. His first passion in serving God is through music and has served that way in a church environment for over 40 years. Dan's favorite scripture is Lamentations 3:22-23 "The Lord’s loving kindnesses indeed never cease, For His compassions never fail. They are new every morning; Great is Your faithfulness."
Angie has been serving the Lord since youth through missions trips and leadership of small groups. After the arrival of the two Wolfe pups, she was involved in MOPs leadership and then the women's community Bible study After God’s Heart. Angie is blessed to be married to the love of her life, David. She greatly enjoys God's outdoor playground and loves living in Sandpoint. She is a natural leader and a great organizer, keeping the Wolfe Pack running smoothly for the past 30 years and putting feet to our pastor's ideas for the past 13 years.