Pastor Allan Baugh
Allan Baugh is the Founding Pastor of First Church of the Open Bible, Lauderdale Lakes and has been in the ministry for over 60 years. After giving his heart to the Lord as a teenager, he had a burning desire to win others to Christ.
Pastor Baugh has worked intensely in Street Ministry in London and Jamaica. He was also an instrumental minister in Kingston Open Bible Church under the leadership of Pastor Frank Summers. Pastor Baugh started a Prison Ministry while living in Kingston, Jamaica where he preached and shared the gospel with prisoners across the island. He always held a strong passion for youth ministry and Christian education, prompting him to launch the Open Bible Pre-school in 1992.
The Open Bible Pre-School has educated hundreds of children with many going on to prominent careers and fields of study. Pastor Baugh is an avid teacher and a lifelong student of the Bible. Pastor Baugh felt compelled in 1996 to open the Fort Lauderdale Open Bible Institute, where expounds even more deeply on the Word of God with adult students who desire to grow deeper in their knowledge of the Bible. Pastor Baugh is a loving husband to his wife, Cynthia Baugh, and a father of five children and grandfather to eight grandchildren, and a quiver full of many who are blessed by his leadership and vision.
Pastor Cynthia Baugh
Cynthia Baugh has been an instrumental in the growth of the First Church of the Open Bible. Her generosity, thoughtfulness, and love for the people of God makes her a hands-on Co-Pastor. Pastor Baugh has worked in various capacities in the ministry.
Pastor Baugh has led the Women’s World Fellowship and served as a worship leader. Currently, she serves as the administrator of the Open Bible Pre-School, and the church’s operations. She is lovingly referred to as Sister Baugh since she has been a friend and mother to many in our church and community. Cynthia Baugh is a devoted and loving wife, mother of five, and grandmother to eight grandchildren.
Pastor Winston Campbell
Winston Campbell was saved in April 1974, before his 19th birthday, under the Ministry of V.T. Williams Jamaican Evangelistic Association, in Waltham Park, Jamaica. In this ministry, he met his wife Lorraine, and they were married in 1980 and have been happily married ever since. He served on the evangelistic team doing tent meetings across the island of Jamaica during the turbulent ’70s into the ’80s.
In 1984, he and his wife moved to Kingston Open Bible Church, where he served as a deacon, then as an elder, and went on to serve in the outreach ministry in Greater Portmore, under the leadership of Reverend Patrick Larmond and Reverend Clara Marshall.
In 1990, Telecommunication of Jamaica (TOJ) granted him a scholarship to study Electrical Engineering at Florida Atlantic University in Boca Raton, Florida. Under the recommendation of Pastor Alston Henry, he met Pastor Allan Baugh, which introduced him to the ministry at the First Church of the Open Bible. At First Church, Pastor Campbell has served as a deacon, youth leader, elder, and currently Assistant Pastor embracing our mission statement “To Know Christ and to Make Him Known”.