Rev. Dr. Rex Rogers (bio) will begin as GRR Staff person serving Areas I and III beginning July 1, 2017. More details to come on this site and also the April 12 edition of the GRR Newsletter, The Mainstream.


Rachel CocarArea I GRR Ministry Rachel Cocar.

Rev. Rachel Cocar is part-time co-pastor with her husband, Bunyan, at First Baptist Church of Dixon, IL. The two have served the church since 2004. Rachel is a graduate of Duke and has been involved in American Baptist life all her life.

She ended her part-time (2.5 days per week) with a temporary tenure May 31. Thank you, Rachel

Area I Assistant:

Kathy Remley


See Ministerial Staff: Paul Gibson, Executive Minister | Muriel Johnson | Rex Rogers (begins July 1) | Patty Bilyeu (begins July 1)