Who We Are

Lexington Baptist Church

A family of followers of Jesus Christ who desire to honor God by applying the Bible to all areas of life. We seek to do this by growing stronger, reaching out, serving together, meeting needs and strengthening others.

Church Constitution Historical Timeline

Lead Pastor Position



 Pastor Greg and Jeanette Gertz are currently serving at Lexington Baptist Church in an Interim status. They have been members since 2007. Dr. Greg pastored churches is California and Illinois before retiring here in Virginia close to family. They both sing in the choir at Lexington Baptist, work in Awana programs, and are active in men's and women's bible studies. 


Glenn and Mary Kuhar

Pastor Glenn Kuhar and wife Mary

Pastor Glenn became the Worship Pastor at Lexington Baptist Church in the Fall of 2008. He is a graduate of Piedmont Baptist College (now Piedmontd International University) with an A.A. in Bible and a B.S. in Music Education.

His responsibilities at LBC include leading the Adult Choir, Handbell Choir, Service planning, and assisting in various other ministries and administrative duties.  His goal at Lexington Baptist Church is to maintain a biblically supported and balanced music program.  He desires people to worship in Spirit and in truth each time they meet together. (John 4:24).

Pastor Glenn and Mary were married at Lexington Baptist Church in January 2011 and have lived in Lexington for 3yrs.  He enjoys playing racquetball, working in the garden, and watching movies.  You can find Pastor Glenn on Facebook or Twitter as Glennird.  His e-mail address is gkuhar@centurylink.net.


Pastor Mike Dorsey and wife Marlene

Pastor Dorsey has served as the church's associate pastor since 2007. He also serves as director of the building project Generations Hall.   Pastor Dorsey recently graduated from Piedmont International University (formerly Piedmont Baptist College) with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Bible with a minor in Church Education. He is currently working on a M.A. in Biblical Studies.

Pastor Dorsey and his wife Marlene, have three daughters, Analeigh, Sarah, and Abby.  Pastor Dorsey enjoys family, music, sports, relaxation and cinema.  Pastor Dorsey can be contacted through email at mdorsey@centurylink.net


Rachel Newhouse and husband Chuck

Rachel has been the secretary at Lexington Baptist for 4 years.  She helps support various programs of the church including preparing the weekly UpDate, paperwork processing, answering the phone, website maintance and other various ministries.

She and her husband Chuck, who is a Civil Engineering professor at VMI, have been married 20 years and work with the College & Career Sunday School class.  They are both graduates of Virginia Tech.  Chuck and Rachel  have two children -  Benjamin who is a 8th grader and Lydia who is in 5th grade. 

Deacon Fellowship

Kenneth and Kristina Ayers

Deacon Kenneth Ayres and wife Kristina

Kenneth and his wife Kristina have three children:  Eason, Montana and Harley.  He has been at  LBC for over 33 years and teaches the Youth Sunday School class along with his wife and sings in the choir.

Kenneth is an equipment operator for Hunter Ayres General Contractor and enjoys hunting and watching sports.

His favorite Bible vers is Psalm 27


Deacon Dave Clinton and wife Sally

Dave and his wife Sally have been married over 37 years and have two adult children:  Chris and Pat.  They have been at LBC for over a year and Dave has led special topic Bible studies for men and for parents.  Sally is one of the leaders of the Faith Keepers weekly Bible study for women.

Dave is the manager of finance for BARC Electric Corp and his hobbies include investing and auto restoration.

His favorite Bible verses are John 3:16 and Joshua 24:15


 Deacon Jason Hattersley and wife Tamara

Danny and Sandy Hostetter

Deacon Danny Hostetter and wife Sandy

Danny and his wife Sandy have been married over 35 years and have three adult children:  Shannon, Matt and Josh along with five grandchildren.  They have been at LBC for 21 years and Danny teaches the Fisherman adult Sunday School class.  Sandy works in the nursery and helps prepare the Lord's Supper each quarter.

Danny is a purchaser at the VMI Physical Plant. His hobbies include playing softball, football, basketball, bowling, horse shoes, laughing and having fun.

His favorite Bible verse is Joshua 28:15


 Deacon Jody Moore and wife Linda


 Deacon Danny Moore and wife Vergie

Danny and his wife Vergie have been married over 44 years and have two adult children:  Corey Ann and Jeremy and have two grandsons who serve in the military.  They have been at LBC for over 37 years and  Danny is on the church's Counting Committee and Vergie is the Sunday School office secretary.

Danny works in the produce department at Walmart.  His hobbies include hunting and fishing.

His favorite Bible verse is John 3:16


 Deacon Chuck Newhouse and wife Rachel

Matt and Carolee Taylor

Deacon Matt Taylor and wife Carolee

Matt and his wife Carolee have been married over 7 years and have three daughters: Claire, Charlotte and Maci.  They have been at LBC for over a year. Carolee plays the piano for the Sunday worship services.

Matt works as a phone technician for Centurylink.  His hobbies include hunting, fishing and sports.

His favorite Bible verse is Proverbs 3:5-6


Deacon Jim Williams and wife Melanie

Jim and his wife Melanie have been married over 27 years and have two sons: Townley and Daniel.  They have been at LBC for over four years and Jim is on the church Finance Committee and plays in the church orchestra.  Melanie is the church treasurer and also serves on the Finance Committee.

Jim works at Modine Manufacturing as the plant controller.  His hobbies include music (trump & bass guitar), gardening, shrimping, crabbing, fishing and duck hunting.

His favorite Bible verse is John 15:5