JAMES ISLAND
BAPTIST CHURCH

843-762-0244

JIBC@KNOLOGY.NET

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2023 WAPPOO DR

CHARLESTON SC 29412

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Meet The Team

Tom Brown

 

Senior Pastor

Scott Blasingame

Associate Pastor

HIS STORY

Scott comes to us from Rock Hill, SC where he served at First Baptist. Previous to that he was the church planter and pastor of Summit Community Church. Scott and Lori met at Oklahoma Baptist University and we’re married in 1990. They originally came to SC from

Texas where Scott and Lori

served in a few different

churches leading youth. 

Frankie Gilmore

Student Ministry Pastor

HIS STORY

Frankie has a Bachelor of Arts in Music and Worship Leadership from Charleston Southern University. He's been a part of JIBC since 2015, serving in the Worship Ministry and interning for our 

Student Ministry. He became the full-time Student Pastor in 2019. 

Neale Young

Ministry Assistant

HER STORY

Neale has been the Ministry Assistant here at JIBC since 1997.  She grew up here on James Island and graduated from Fort Johnson High School. Neale has been a member of James Island Baptist Church since 1972. Over the years, she has taught 5th & 6th Grade Sunday School, worked in Awana, and served on mission teams in Romania.

Susan Warren

Outreach Leader

HER STORY

Susan has been on staff at JIBC since January 2013. Having been in the ministry for over 30 years, for Susan this was coming back home to her home church. Her first time to join JIBC was in 1968. Susan grew up in this church being involved in many of programs and ministries. It was at JIBC, during her high school and college years, that she heard God’s calling to serve His people in the church. 

HIS STORY

Tom has served as Senior Pastor of James Island Baptist for over 33 years. He and his wife, Janie, grew up here in Charleston and are Garrett High School sweethearts. They were married on thanksgiving weekend, 1975.  Tom graduated from Baptist College (Charleston Southern University) and from Southern Seminary in Louisville, Kentucky.