Dean Hughes

Senior Pastor

Pastor Dean came to East Side in July, 2009. He received a Bachelor of Science degree in Music Education in 1985, and a Masters of Arts in Biblical Counseling in 2000 from Baptist Bible College. Pastor Dean has been in full time ministry since 1985. Pastor Dean currently serves as president of the Kansas Baptist Bible Fellowship and has also served as a vice-president of the Baptist Bible College Alumni Association. Pastor Dean is married to Elaine, and they are blessed with two adult children, Haley & Cameron, and daughter-in-law, Jailyn.

Student Ministries Pastor

Currently searching...

We are currently searching for our next associate pastor who will have an emphasis on student ministry. He will also lead our children's ministry or our worship ministry, depending upon his calling, gifts, and talents.  If you or someone you know would be interested in partnering with us for this incredible opportunity, please contact Pastor Dean @ [email protected].

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Email: [email protected]
Phone: 785-379-9933


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