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Minister

Thomas Mendez, American minister. License to ministry, Baptist Church, 1981, ordained 1982. Named to Outstanding Young Men of America, 1984, 85. Member Blackfoot Ministerial Association, 1981-1990, Native American Southern Baptist Fellowship, Dallas, 1985-1991, Nevada Indiana Fellowship, Austin, 1987-1990.

Background

Mendez, Thomas was born on June 5, 1952 in Pocatello, Idaho, United States. Son of Magdaleno Silvas and Alvina (Fred) Mendez.

Education

Bachelor in Sociology, Idaho State University, 1990.

Career

Youth director, First Southern Baptist Church, Pocatello, Idaho., 1978-1981;minister, Mountain View Baptist Church, Fort Hall, Idaho., 1981-1990;equipper, First Indian Baptist Church, Dallas, since 1991. Vice-moderator Eastern Idaho Southern Baptist Association, Idaho Falls, 1982-1983, associate Sunday School director, 1981-1987, associate youth director/Vacation Bible School, 1982-1986, seminary extension director, Blackfoot, Idaho, 1983-1987. Church development leader Baptist Sunday School Board, since 1989.

Achievements

  • License to ministry, Baptist Church, 1981, ordained 1982.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: (Bible study quarterly) American Indian Version/Adult Bible Study, 1987-1991, (teacher's quarterly) American Indian Version/Adult Bible Study, 1990.

Membership

Member Blackfoot Ministerial Association, 1981-1990, Native American Southern Baptist Fellowship, Dallas, 1985-1991, Nevada Indiana Fellowship, Austin, 1987-1990.

Connections

Married Teresa Ann Kling, September 1, 1976. Children: T. Markus, Michelle L., Michael M.

father:
Magdaleno Silvas Mendez

mother:
Alvina (Fred) Mendez

spouse:
Teresa Ann Kling

child:
T. Markus Mendez

child:
Michelle L. Mendez

child:
Michael M. Mendez