Standing Committees

The Bi-Fork Association has established 3 standing committees to perform its major functions as identified in the mission statement.  These committees are made up of volunteers from various member churches.  Committee members are nominated by the Leadership Council and elected by messengers at the Annual Meeting.  Committee members are not required to be members of the Leadership Council.  They may be nominated from the membership or staff of any cooperating church.  No less than 50% of the members of each Standing Committee must be lay people.


Missions, Evangelism, and Great Commission Training Committee

The MET Committee is responsible for organizing Associational missions and evangelism efforts, church strengthening activities, training and educational opportunities, and issues pertaining to the Bi-Fork Life Trailer.

Current members:

Jeremy Smith (FBC Woodson)

Janice Roberts (Calvary Seymour)

Randal Kinnibrugh (FBC Seymour)

Verma Fobbs (FBC Olney)

David Warren (FBC Seymour)

Ted O'hara (FBC Quanah)


Fellowship and Coordination Committee

The FC Committee is responsible for organizing pastor peer group lunches, lay fellowship events, youth pastor gatherings, and Bi-Fork paticipation at state and national convention meetings and conferences.  It also plans the Association’s Annual Meeting, Senior Adult Day, and other events.

Current members:

David Smith (FBC Quanah)

Sharon Carroll (FBC Quanah)

Beverly Kinnibrugh (FBC Seymour)

Haley Warren (FBC Seymour)

Ami Smith (FBC Woodson)


Institutional Support Committee

The IS Committee is responsible for the Vernon College Baptist Student Ministry building and property.  It also coordinates BSM ministry with the Midwestern State University BSM leadership and prepares annual BSM budget.  Members must include the Bi-Fork representatives on the Camp Chaparral Board of Directors.

Current members:

Wesley Smith (FBC Quanah)

Ronnie Chestnut (Tonk Valley Graham)

Terry Williams (Calvary Childress)

Russell Roberts (Calvary Seymour/Red Springs)

Clay Carter (FBC Chillicothe)

Nancy Ritchey (Vernon Baptist)

Dillon Fox (FBC Seymour)

Nate Roach (FBC Vernon)