Leadership Team 


 John McKee

John McKee

John served as senior pastor of JBC for twenty-three years and became the Pastor Emeritus in 2009 upon his retirement.  John is a graduate of the United States Naval Academy and Dallas Theological Seminary.  He and his wife, Tama, have four adult children and twelve grandchildren.

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Ron Weigand

Ron and his wife Carol have attended JBC since his retirement from the Marine Corps in 1991. Ron and Carol have been blessed with six children and seven grandchildren. Ron is a graduate of Xavier University and did post graduate work at Fuller Theological Seminary while stationed in Hawaii. He’s been a deacon and then an elder at JBC continuously since 1994. Just before coming to JBC, Ron attended our parent church, Faith Evangelical Bible Church of Newport, NC.  Carol currently serves as the bookkeeper for JBC. Ron’s interests are apologetics, church history, ancient history, golf, and volleyball officiating.

Ben Jagst 

Ben joined the JBC congregation during February 1996 after being transferred to Camp Lejeune by the Marine Corps. The son of missionaries with Wycliffe Bible Translators, he was drawn in by the church's expository teaching. A retired Marine and single father of two grown children, Ben currently writes/updates curriculum for Marine Corps formal schools while pursuing his real passions for Bible study and serving Christ.


Randall Flom

Randall and his wife, Nancy, moved to Coastal North Carolina from Orrin, Minnesota, where he pastored for nine years.  He is a graduate of Appalachian Bible College, and is a skilled handyman who enjoys hunting and fishing.  He and Nancy are the parents of five grown children and have nineteen grandchildren. 

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Worship Team Leader
Jonathan Parker
Jonathan has voluntarily led worship teams and congregational music since 2012 and is passionately dedicated to encouraging fellow believers with Christ-centered music. His artistic and professional interests span beyond music, however. He is a proficient land improver and gifted photographer as well.
Twitter/Instagram: @j_e_parker