First Baptist Church in Cape Coral has called Gary Merkel as assistant pastor. He has served several churches as pastor, most recently First Baptist Church in Cape Fair, Mo. His primary duties at First Baptist will be in administration. Merkel is a graduate of Tacoa Falls College, Ga., and Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary in Fort Worth, Texas. He and his wife, Mary Jo, have one daughter and four grandsons.
A one-time announcement of special events is a free service provided by the Witness to Florida Baptist churches. Please e-mail materials at least three weeks before the date of the event to floridafocus@goFBW.com. Information may also be mailed to Florida Baptist Witness, 1230 Hendricks Ave., Jacksonville, FL 32207; faxed to 904-346-0696; or submitted via the Web site: www.goFBW.com
You must be login before you can leave a comment. Click here to Register if you are a new user.