Pastors & Staff

Dr. J. Hernes Abante Phd 

Senior Pastor

Dr. J. Hernes Abante, Senior Pastor of the International Bible Baptist Church and Ministries (IBBCM), has been in the ministry for over four decades, helping people get to know Jesus Christ as their own personal Lord and Saviour. Based in San Leandro, California,

Dr. Abante provides leadership and guidance to the various IBBCM churches, missions and congregations around the world.

Dr. Abante is a certified Christian and Pastoral Counselor of the American Association of Christian Counselors. In his spare time, he teaches music and writes books.