Kevin Blankenship

  • PO BOX 604 Lebanon, VA 24266

Work History

Work History

Supply Preacher 1990 to Present 

New Lebanon Baptist Association 

Student Missionary 

Home Mission Board S.B.C. 1990-1995

While in college I served as a student missionary during my summer and fall breaks. I work with V.B.S. teams, Backyard Bible Clubs, help build homes and churches, work with sailors from around the world, work with health fairs, and supply preach.

Youth Minister

Ceres Baptist Church 1996-1998

I was in charge of development of a youth program from new born to college age students. I taught Sunday School and Wednesday night youth programs. Trained and recruited youth leaders. Develop a youth council to help plan and lead youth actives. I provided counseling to the youth and their families.  

Missionary Pastor

Southwest Virginia Star Mission   2000-2010

As Executive Pastor, my job included and not limited to applying for grants, setting up fundraisers, obtaining permits, scheduling events, training volunteers, meeting with other organizations and businesses, local School Boards and County Administrators, moderate quarterly meetings with the Southwest Virginia Star Mission Board. I evaluated programs to start or cancel made improvements as needed to a program and evaluated individuals for the jobs available then I would evaluated their performance after the job completed. I was in charge of the media; how we promoted the events and who would be the spokesperson for each event.

We have multiple events such as:

Star Project:

We work with the local schools of Russel and Buchanan County  in Southwest Virginia at Christmas time. We provided for 1000 children each year. Each child received new clothes, toys, and food for Christmas.

Health Fairs:

We work with R.A.M. (Rural Area  Medical) to provide free dental and health services in October at Grundy, Virginia to 2000-2500 people each year.

We work with local doctor offices and the Cumberland Health Plateau to provide 3 free medical fairs in Lebanon, Honaker, and Tazwell Va. We help 100- 500 people at each location.

Coat Drive:

We work with Lebanon Dry Cleaning  to gather used coats and have them clean. We then deliver 500 coats to the local schools. 

Backpack  Meals:

We work with Splash to provide 50 kids backpacks with food for the weekend.

Hoods for Kids:

We provided ten schools 50 new jackets.

School Supply Drive:

We provided 800 needy kids with backpacks, pencils, pens, paper, and calculators. 

Homebound patients services:

We work with the local home nursing company to provide church services to individuals  and families taken care of homebound patients. We would provide preaching, Bible Studies, grief counseling , baptism services, and funnel services. 

Youth Minister/ Sunday School Superintendent/VBS Director

Rosedale Baptist Church 2006-2012

I was in charge of development of a youth program from new born to college age students. I taught Sunday School and Wednesday night youth programs. Trained and recruited youth leaders. Develop a youth council to help plan and lead youth actives. I provided counseling to the youth and their families.

I was in charge of recruiting and training Sunday School  teachers. We work on programs and outreach to grow our Sunday School program to meet the needs of our members.

I was in charge of recruiting and training teachers and helpers for VBS. I was in charge of selecting our materials.  I meet with the teachers to plan and evaluated the program. 

Education

Education

B.A. Religion

Bluefield  College a Virginia Baptist School