Our Staff



Pastor David Walden

David was saved in the summer of 1998 in Estancia, NM. He grew up in a small ranching community where he and his family attended a small Baptist church. David attended New Mexico State University, for two years before the Lord, through different circumstances called Him into the ministry. He accepted the call January 1, 2010, and went to Heartland Baptist Bible College the following fall semester. He graduated in the spring of 2014 and went straight to work for Roswell Baptist Church as the associate pastor. While attending college, David met his wife Joellen, they were married September 2014. On October 11, 2015, David was voted to be the next pastor of RBC.

Youth/Music Director 

Jake Black

Jake grew up in a Christian family and was saved at the age of eight years old in the summer of 2002 at Eastwood Baptist Church. While attending Indian Creek Baptist Youth Camp, Jake surrendered to the call of the Lord to serve Him in the youth ministry. Jake met his wife Katie while attending Heartland Baptist Bible College in Oklahoma City, OK and shortly after graduation they were married in September of 2018. Jake and Katie spent the following year praying about where to serve the Lord, and in October of 2019 they moved to Roswell, NM to serve at Roswell Baptist Church. Jake currently serves as the Youth Pastor and Music Director.

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