Staff

Pastors

Pastor Matt McGukin
Lead Pastor
 

Pastor Matt serves as Lead Pastor at CBC. He came to Calvary in August 2014. Pastor Matt’s heart is to pastor a church with an Acts 1:8 vision — a church that desires to make disciples of all nations, beginning locally and extending to the ends of the earth. He is a graduate of both Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary (M.Div. Biblical Languages) and Mercer University (B.A. English & Christianity). Matt is married to Marty, and they have three children: Daisy, Micah, and Noah.

Pastor Kent Burchyett
Associate Pastor
 

Pastor Kent serves as Associate Pastor at CBC. He came to Calvary in April 2011. Pastor Kent is a graduate of both Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary (M.A. Christian Ed) and Southwest Baptist University (B.S. Music). Pastor Kent’s heart is to help people focus on God and respond to who He is in worship. Kent also pastors the Student Ministry at CBC. He previously served with the International Mission Board (IMB) for three years in Wales (Celtic Languages Team), and on church staffs in both KS and MO. Kent is married to Porsha. 

Ministerial Staff

Jimmy Horsley
Church Planter in Residence
 
Jimmy Horsley serves as our Church Planter in Residence. Jimmy has recently completed the assessment process with the North American Mission Board (NAMB) and will be planting Reach Church in the Bush Elementary area of Idaho Falls in 2020. Jimmy is married to Bonnie and they have two sons, Dylan and Jax.

Administrative Staff

Cathy Blurton
Church Secretary
 
Cathy Blurton serves as our Church Secretary. She is married to Lewis, and they have been members of CBC for almost 10 years. Cathy enjoys birdwatching and camping with her husband in her spare time. She has been on staff since January 2021.