Jeremiah Gabbard, Associate Pastor

Jeremiah was born on August 29, 1977 in McAllen, TX. He was born into a mission-oriented pastor’s family and introduced to ministry at a very early age. He, and his lovely wife, Allison have been married for 13 years. They have three beautiful daughters and a son. Jeremiah accepted Jesus Christ as his Savior at the age of five; and was soon baptized. Having a father as a pastor gave Jeremiah abundant opportunity to serve in the ministry at a young age. He began Bible school in 2010 at Slidell Baptist Seminary and is currently working on hisMaster’s degree in Divinity. The Gabbard family came to Hope Baptist church in October 2010, where he serves as an Assistant Pastor.

His areas of responsibilities include the following:

- Oversee all children's and student Ministries

- Sunday School Superintendent

- Develop material for, and teach, adult Sunday school classes

- Teach new believers the fundamentals of the faith and teach discipleship classes

- Substitute teach for teen classes

Preach for the main Sunday and/or Wednesday Service