Donald L. Sills, Pastor

Donnie joined our Church Family February 2017.  He, wife Lori, and their two sons Alex and Jack reside in the White Plains community and have been lifelong residents of Calhoun County.  Donnie received a Bachelor of Arts from JSU in 1990, a Master of Arts in Christian Education from New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary in 2008, and is currently in the Doctor of Ministry program at New Orleans.  Lori earned her Master Degree from JSU in 2005 and has taught at Faith Christian School for 13 years.  Alex is a student at JSU and is involved in Lifeway's Fuge camps and Shocco Springs Baptist Retreat Center.  Jack will be graduating from Faith Christian School spring of 2017 and is also involved in Shocco Springs Baptist Retreat Center.  The Sills family are a wonderful addition to the AFBCM Family, we are truly blessed.

  Alex Chesnutt

Youth Leader

Alex joined our Church Family March 2015.  Currently a student at JSU, Alex was the Baptist Campus Ministries President 2013-2014 and is currently a member of the Alabama Air Guard.  His greatest influences have been his Christ like parents, and his grandparents who served as Foreign Mission Board Missionaries. Our Youth have a great role-model and leader in Alex.


Mrs. Sherry McCune

Church Secretary

Sherry joined our staff as secretary September
2012.  She resides in Jacksonville with her husband Bobby McCune.  Together they have two daughters, Heather and Emily and a son Mason along with a grandson Weston and granddaughters Macie and Madalynn.  She prides herself on trying to be the eternal optomist and always brings a smile to our face.


  Mrs. Sheena Sawyer

Financial Secretary

Sheena joined the staff here at Anniston's First Baptist Church in June, 2013 as our financial secretary bringing with her an amazing knowledge of church financial structures.  She is a graduate of Cleburne County High School and Gadsden State.  She is married to Roger Sawyer and they have 5 children.  She has truly been a blessed addition to our church staff.