Meet Our Pastors & Staff

Steve Cox

Steve Cox has been the lead pastor at Bethel Baptist Church in Oskaloosa, Iowa since April 2014. He was born in 1961 and grew up in Des Moines, Iowa in a devout Roman Catholic home. While attending the University of Northern Iowa and having heard the Gospel trusted Jesus Christ as his personal Lord and…

Ronnie Hemsworth

Ronnie Hemsworth has been the associate pastor at Bethel Baptist Church in Oskaloosa, Iowa since September 2016.   He was born in 1989 and grew up in central Minnesota.  He trusted Christ as his Savior at a young age.  As a youth, he felt God leading him into full time ministry.   He graduated from Faith Baptist…