Dr. Ted Traylor came to be the pastor of Olive Baptist Church in November 1990. At his request, the church family prays that Malachi 2:6 will be a reality in his life. That verse is the outline of pastoral ministry at Olive Baptist Church.
To find out more about Pastor Traylor, visit TedTraylor.com.
We’re celebrating Pastor’s 60th and raising money for missions! Join us Sunday, December 15! It’s a football theme, so come cheer him on by wearing your favorite team’s colors and join us in the ROC at 6:00pm. There will be lots of fun and food for the whole family!
Executive Assistant to the Pastor
In June 2012, Dr. Stan Lewis became the Executive Pastor of Olive. Before assuming this position, he served as Senior Pastor of the First Baptist Church of Birmingham, Alabama, for almost five years.
Stan and his wife, Kristin, are originally from Pensacola. Prior to their move from Pensacola to Birmingham, Stan served for 12 years in various staff positions at Olive including Associate Pastor. Kristin also served on staff here for a period of time as a youth intern.
Assistant to the Executive Pastor
Minister of Pastoral Ministries
Jon DuBois serves as the Minister of Pastoral Ministries. He and his family moved here from the Tampa Bay area in 2001. Jon is married to Beth who teaches school in Escambia County. They have two children, Haley & Jared.
Assistant to Pastoral Ministry
& Mature Adults
Ginger helps with baptism preparations and setting up counseling appointments for the pastoral ministry.
On the mature adults side, Ginger handles scheduling for a variety of activities and assists with the Grief Support ministry and First Place 4 Health
Director of Lay Ministries
Huey Pearson serves as the Director of Lay Ministries. He and his family have been long time members of Olive and the Pensacola community. Huey is married to Susan who teaches in Escambia County. They have two children, Paul and Sarah.