Dr. Alfred Maese was born and raised in Tucson, Arizona. He trusted Christ as his personal Savior at age 18 and attended Tucson Baptist Temple under Dr. Louis Johnson. Pastor Maese graduated from Baptist Bible College in Springfield, Missouri in 1993 with a Bachelor’s Degree in Youth Ministry and Bible. During this time, he met and married Rhonda Abell. Pastor Maese served his internship and was subsequently ordained at Grace Baptist Temple in Bloomington, Indiana from 1993 to 1995. Pastor Maese was then lead of the Lord to accept the position of Senior Pastor at Bible Baptist Church in April of 1997. In October 2004, he earned his Master’s Degree in Theology from Andersonville Theological Seminary in Camilla, Georgia. Pastor Maese completed his Doctorate of Theology in June 2008. The Maeses have twochildren, Samantha and Hudson.
Jason Haney was born in Kankakee, Illinois, and moved to Arizona when he was 11. He accepted Christ as his Savior at age 5 and was baptized at age 12. He has a Bachelor of Science in Chemistry from the University of Arizona. Jason met Nicole Zahm during his senior year and they were married the week after graduation. He has since earned a Master of Education in Secondary Education from Northern Arizona University.
Jason has taught both Chemistry and Special Education in local middle and high schools for the last twenty years. He has taught in many capacities at Bible Baptist while also serving as a deacon. Jason was lead by God to serve the youth group in August 2011 where he continues to serve with his wife. Jason and Nicole have two children, Caleb and Joshua.
Rebecca Hedley was born in Missouri and moved to Arizona at age 6. She accepted Christ when she was 19. Rebecca has been serving as secretary at Bible Baptist Church since 2002. She enjoys assisting with behind the scenes ministry. Rebecca has one daughter, Lianna.