Leadership

The pastors and elders of Calvary Baptist Church.

Pastor Gene Ziesel

Hi there! My name is Gene Ziesel (Zee-sul) and I am the new Senior Pastor at CBC. I’m thrilled about the opportunities that lie ahead for this congregation! I was born and raised in Omaha, Nebraska, and joined the Navy. It was during my service that I trusted Christ and met my wife, Paula. After […]

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Wes Whalen

I was raised in a Christian home and received Jesus Christ as my Savior as a young boy. However, it was at age 13 that I fully dedicated my life to Jesus and made Him Lord of my life.   I have served the Lord in Church ministry ever since I was a teenager, first […]

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Joe Fragale

I came to know Jesus Christ as my personal Lord and Savior in 1980. I was 32 years old at the time when the Lord made Himself know to me and I received Him into my life. I was married for 45 years to my wife Helen. We have 2 children and I still live […]

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Joe Mendes

I have been saved since I was a boy.   I have been attending CBC since 2009.  I served on the Board of Trustees since 2012.  I have been an Elder since 2022.   I am the Liaison between the Elder Board & the Trustees and the Deacon Board.  I have been married to my wife, Suzanne […]

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