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David Carey Dixon
Hometown: Longview, Texas, USA
Profession: Missionary, pastor - teacher
Civil Status: Married (since 1980)
Children: 3 sons: Daniel, Joel, Michael
Languages: English mother tongue, fluent in Spanish
Education: South-western Baptist Theological Seminary, Fort Worth, USA (MDiv.; Ph.D.)
Université d'Aix-Marseille, Aix-en-Provence, France (Certificat de Français Pratique)
Universidad de Granada, Granada, Spain (Diploma de Estudios Hispánicos)
University of North Texas, Denton, Texas, USA (B.A., M.A. in English)
Hobbies: Music (piano), gardening, hiking
Special interests: World missions, theological education & spiritual formation, the Greek New Testament.
The pastor also serves as academic dean and professor of theology and Greek at the Spanish Baptist Seminary, Alcobendas (Madrid).

Pastor David first came to Spain as a university student; he has been living here with his family since the end of 1988.


Susie Dixon
Hometown: Midland, Texas, USA
Profession: Missionary teacher
Civil Status: Married to David (since 1980)
Children: Daniel ('84), married to Eva; Joel ('86), and Michael ('92)
Languages: English mother tongue, fluent in Spanish
Education: Texas Tech University, Lubbock, Texas, USA (B.S. in Education)
Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, Fort Worth, Texas, USA (MDiv.)
Universidad de Granada, Granada, Spain (Diploma de Estudios Hispánicos).
Hobbies: baking, gardening, quilting
Special interests: children's ministry, youth and university student ministries, women’s ministry, discipleship.
Susie serves as coordinator for children's ministry at IBC, as well as helping to supervise and mentor in other areas. She serves as professor of discipleship and children's ministry at the Spanish Baptist Seminary.


Timothy L. Melton (Tim)
Hometown: Wharton, Texas, USA
Profession: Minister
Civil Status: Married
Children: Charis (2012)
Languages: English mother tongue, basic Spanish
Education:Howard Payne University, Brownwood, Texas, USA (B.A. Religious Education), Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, Fort Worth, Texas, USA (MDiv.) Westminster Theological Seminary, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA (DMIN Pastoral Counseling)
Hobbies: Music, reading, sports, travel, history
Special interests: World missions, multi-cultural churches, discipleship, leadership development.

Before coming to Madrid Tim ministered in the United States (Texas, South Dakota, and Florida) with a strong sense of calling to cross-cultural ministry. He has experience in education, youth ministry, discipleship, church planting and leading worship.

 

Pastor David Dixon and wife, Susie

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Pastor Tim Melton and wife, Paola