Our Story

First Missionary Baptist Church was organized in 1944 under the Pastoral Leadership of Rev. W.E. Franklin. It was the first Church  established in Marin City, where worship services took place in Rev. Franklin’s living room.
​Over 70 years later, under the leadership of Rev. Rondall Leggett, FMBC continues to share its Christian vision, witness and outreach in the Marin community.

Who We Are

Love God. Love People. Make Disciples.

What We Do

Make The Great Commandment and The Great Commission come alive through Acts of Service and Love.

Meet Our Pastor

Rev. Dr. Ronald Leggett

Senior Pastor

Pastor Rondall Leggett is the Pastor of First Missionary Baptist Church in Marin City, California.

Pastor Leggett is a Disciple-making Pastor who insists that the church must make disciples for Jesus Christ. He currently serves as Vice Moderator At-Large of the Progressive Baptist Missionary Educational District Association in Northern California. He is a member of the Leadership Board of the Redwood Empire Baptist Association that provides leadership to 52 churches in Northern California. Pastor Leggett is an instructor of Communicating the Gospel and Spiritual Leadership at the North Bay School of Theology at San Quentin State Prison. He is the Chairperson for the Marin City Fatherhood Council. The Fatherhood Council provides support and mentorship to disadvantaged males 11 to 25 years of age.

Pastor Leggett attended Fellowship Bible Institute in San Francisco California. He holds a Master of Divinity degree from Golden Gate Theological Seminary in Mill Valley, California, and a Doctor of Ministry Degree from Gateway Seminary in Ontario, California. Pastor Leggett holds a “Healthy Church Consultant” Certification from the California Southern Baptist Convention.

Pastor Leggett is married to his sweetheart Angela. They have three children and four grandchildren.

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Reverend Davis

Rev. Kenneth Davis

Associate  Minister

Reverend Kenneth Davis is an Associate Minister at First Missionary Baptist Church and lives in Marin City Community.  Reverend Davis was born in Altgeld Gardens in Illinois. He graduated from Carver/Dunbar school, and studied at the University of Chicago/USF/Florida Theological Seminary.

Reverend Davis States that ” I wish to someday leave this world a much better place that I entered’.

Minister Dallas Phinsee, III

Youth Minister

Minister Dallas was born and raised in San Francisco, CA  and currently serves as an associate Minister of First Missionary Baptist Church in Marin City, CA.

Previously Min. Dallas served as Deacon at Little Zion M.B.C. S.F.  serving as a leader in the youth ministry. In addition Dallas served on the Youth & Young Adult Cabinet for the Progressive Baptist Missionary Educational District Association. Min. Dallas currently serves on the Young Adult Cabinet of the California State Baptist Convention

Most Importantly, Dallas is a humble child of God who seeks to reach youth with love and minister to them with his head and his heart. Dallas is passionate about proclaiming the Good News of Jesus Christ, making the Word of God relevant in the lives of believers, and building the Kingdom of God in the church and the local community.

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