Dave Van Bebber
MBAN Secretary-Treasurer 2019-2021
Pastor, First Baptist Church
Dave Van Bebber serves as pastor of First Baptist Church of Buffalo, Mo., and as an adjunct professor at Spurgeon College in Kansas City. He holds degrees from Southwest Baptist University, Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, and Missouri State University. He is currently working on his DMin in apologetics.
Dave was saved by grace through faith at the age of six; called to ministry at nine; and called to preach at 15. He loves God’s Word and believes it is true with all his heart. He and his wife, Valerie, have four children: John, Evie, Violet, and Elisha.
Logic and the Christian Worldview; Logic; Critical Race Theory and Intersectionality; UFO’s and the Christian faith; apologetic debate (and debate training); meme theology; worldview analysis of current events; first-level doctrines; incorporating apologetics into preaching; and how to organize an apologetics conference.