First Baptist Church
Tuesday, September 18, 2018


First Baptist Church Staff

Jeff Turner
Jeff began serving as pastor May 2018 and loves First Baptist and the town of Albany, TX. He is married to Crystal and they have two children, Gwendolyn and Nolan. Jeff is a graduate of the University of Texas Permian Basin and received his Master of Divinity from Southwestern Theological Seminary. God has done tremendous things in the life of the Turner's and Jeff's heart is to see people experience God in their life through Christ!
Music Minister
Kyle Viertel

Kyle Viertel began serving as Minister of Music at First Baptist Church Albany in 1994. He is a graduate of San Angelo State University with an undergrad degree in BME. Kyle's heart is to equip and lead our church family to worship and praise the Lord with our whole heart and being. Kyle is Married to Sherry Viertel and they have 3 children, Adam, Mackenzie, and Suzete. 
Church Secretary
Carolyn Waller

Carolyn stepped into the role of secretary in August of 2013. She earned a BSED degree from Texas Tech University and a Masters of MLS from North Texas State University. She is a retired school librarian, but is still involved with Shackelford County Library. She is married to Robert and they have two children, Robert and Will. She teaches Sunday school and is involved in Wednesday night children's programming.