Dr. Mark Lounsbrough

Chair, World Missions Department


  • B.A., Faith Baptist Bible College
  • M.A., Faith Baptist Theological Seminary
  • M.Div., Northwest Baptist Seminary
  • D.Min., Faith Baptist Theological Seminary

Professional Development

  • Professional Certificate in Online Education, University of Wisconsin-Madison
  • Cultural Intelligence Center Training
  • Evangelical Missiological Society member


  • Baptist Mid-Missions Missionary to Brazil from 1989-2008
  • Bible professor at the Cariri Baptist Seminary in Crato, Ceará, Brazil from 1991-2008
  • Pastor of Maranatha Baptist Church in Crato, Ceará, Brazil from 1994-2004
  • Director of 100-voice choir from the Cariri Valley churches from 2001- 2006
  • President of the Baptist Mid-Missions Northeast Region for several terms

Present Ministry

  • Chair, World Missions Department
  • Associate Professor, Faith Baptist Bible College
  • Arriba and Faith Abroad Coordinator for FBBC
  • Global Reach Connect, Conference and Encounter Coordinator for FBBC
  • Sunday School Teacher and Deacon at Community Baptist Church, Ankeny, Iowa


In his spare time, Mark loves listening to music, taking walks with his wife and dog, woodworking, building train tracks with his grandkids, and reading.