CMBC Staff




Senior Pastor

Dr. Jeff Paul     

Jeff was raised in a Catholic home but came into a personal relationship with Jesus after high school. He has been pastoring for over 30 years. He has a B.S.E. in junior high science education from Central Missouri State University (now UCM). He earned a M.Div. from Mid-America Baptist Theological Seminary in Memphis and a D.Min. from Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary in Kansas City. He came to CMBC in November of 2009. Jeff is married to Julie (Barnes) Paul and has 3 children; 2 married sons, Josh & Dixie Paul and Jacob & Becky Paul, and a daughter Jordan.


One thing I ask from the Lord ,
this only do I seek: that I may dwell in the house of the Lord all the days of my life, to gaze on the beauty of the Lord and to seek him in his temple.



Worship Pastor

Patrick Burton

Patrick has been married to Martha Burton for more than 19 years and has 2 wonderful children, Maggie and Connor. He became licensed as a minister in 2003 and ordained as a pastor in 2004. He has led many to our Lord and Savior and will be there to guide many more throughout his life. He has studied at The Conservatory of Music at UMKC on classical guitar and instrumental music. Patrick has worked in the ministry for more than 15 years and has loved every minute! With his enthusiasm and love for Christ he leads the worship at CMBC to glorify God and only Him.



Youth Pastor

Alan Findley









Director of Children's Ministry

Cym McCoy 

Cym and her husband, Tim have 2 daughters: Jessica and Jennifer. Cym graduated from Southwest Baptist University and has served as a volunteer in Children's ministry for over 20 years. She has been a member of CMBC since 1993 and has served as the Director of Children's Ministry since 2000. Because she was saved as a child, she is passionate about reaching children for Christ.



 Administrative Assistant

  Melissa Jenks`