MEET OUR PASTORS
Now with the Lord
Senior Pastor: Dr. Terry A. Price
May 9, 1947-October 25, 2019
Pastor Terry Price entered heaven on Friday, October 25, 2019 surrounded by family as they shared stories of thanksgiving, read and quoted scripture, and sang songs about the wonderful grace of their Savior.
Administrative Pastor: Rev. Dwight Turbett
Rev. Dwight Turbett has been involved in full-time and part-time ministry for over 40 years. His ministry began during his Bible College and Seminary training years in the areas of youth, music, and preaching. He was born in Guayaquil, Ecuador, South America into a missionary family serving in Ecuador. Upon returning to the USA, his family settled in St. Cloud, MN. He was saved as a boy of 8 years at First Baptist Church of St. Cloud, MN. He was baptized by immersion shortly after and was brought into the membership of the church there.
After graduating from White Bear Lake High School he attended Pillsbury Baptist Bible College (1965-1969). Then he attended Central Baptist Theological Seminary of Minneapolis (1969-1974). From 1974 until the present, his ministry experience has included the Pastoral Ministry, Assistant Pastor, School Administrator, and doing Interim Pastoral Work.
Dwight and his wife of 50 years, Cheryl, have 3 grown children and 10 delightful grandchildren. Their two daughters are involved in church ministry. One is a pastor’s wife. One is a Christian School teacher. Their son is in Law Enforcement. All three of the families live in Michigan.
Dwight and Cheryl came to Maranatha village and Maranatha Baptist Church in June of 2018. Dwight serves as Administrative Pastor.