Pastor: Jarrell Jones

Born in Long Beach and raised in San Diego, Jarrell is a southern California native. He came to know Christ as his Savior through the ministry of his 5th grade Sunday School teacher. Several years later at a Bible conference, he made a commitment to serve the Lord. After High School, Jarrell earned a degree in History from San Diego State University, taught elementary school, was involved in church music ministry, and took several short term mission trips to Mexico. Subsequently, He completed seminary at the Southern Baptist Theological Seminary in Louisville, KY, and was ordained to the gospel ministry in 1989. He has served as Pastor at ESBC since 2005. He and his wife Arlene have three adult children. In addition to the ministry, he enjoys music, hiking, and spending time in God’s awesome outdoors.

Minister of Education & Youth: Allison Roberts

BS Mathematics, UC Irvine, 1994, Teaching Credential CSU Long Beach, 1996, MA in Christian Education, Southwestern Seminary, 1999.

Allison grew up in a Christian family in El Monte. She has been with Eleventh Street Baptist Church since 2000. Allison enjoys coordinating special events for the youth and organizing the Bible Study programs vital for a healthy church. Every summer she helps lead a summer mission trip to minister to a Navajo community in Arizona. Allison has a deep passion for children of all ages to know God personally.

Allison and her husband, Ken, have a  son, Benjamin. When she is not serving at church, she is busy with her son and the high school band.

Minister of Music: Brenda Hitt

Pianist: Carole Pearce

Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education/ Music Minor from Texas A&M University 

Carole has been a member of 11th Street Baptist since 1994. She enjoys playing piano for the choir and the congregation.  She also plans and prepares for Sunday morning preludes and offertories for services. She has been involved in church music since she was a teenager.

When at home, she teaches piano to all ages. Carole loves spending time with her two grown sons and granddaughter.  She enjoys classical music, Christian music and reads at least three books a week.

Secretary: Ann Inlow

Ann has worked in the Eleventh Street Baptist Church office since 2012. She is responsible for much of the office correspondence, phone calls and record keeping. Ann and her husband, Randy, have three grown children. When she’s not working in the office she enjoys gardening and baking cookies.

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