Dr. Kyle Austin - Senior Pastor
Pastor Kyle is the founding pastor of Occoquan Bible Church, serving as Senior Minister since May 1995. Born and raised in upstate New York, Kyle trusted Christ as Savior as a teen and has been fervently serving our Lord ever since.
Kyle graduated from Washington Bible College
in 1985 with a Bachelor's degree. He received a Master of Divinity degree from Capital Bible Seminary
in 1988 and a Doctor of Ministry degree in Pastoral Counseling from Westminster Theological Seminary
in 1995. Kyle has additionally done Post-Doctoral work at Trinity Evangelical Divinity School
Kyle's previous ministry experience includes service as Youth Pastor at Linthicum Baptist Church, Md. (1985-86); Associate Pastor at Halethorpe Community Church, Md. (1986-90); and Associate Pastor of Immanuel Bible Church, VA (1990–95). Other ministries Kyle has been involved with include puppet ministry, children's & youth work, homeless shelter service, Open Air ministry and three missions trips to Mexico.
Pastor Kyle has been happily married to Lori since 1983. They have four daughters, Tirza, Lydia, Abigail and Berith. They live in the greater Manassas area. In his spare time Kyle coaches girl's softball, enjoys racquetball, golf, reading and using his chainsaw to provide firewood for needy families. Pastor Kyle has a passion to preach, teach and counsel people to understand and apply the Word of God. His life verse is Ezra 7:10.
by Kyle Austin (February 16, 2012)
God is blessing Occoquan Bible Church with a surge of growth!
We have had over 400 in attendance in our worship services each Sunday after the holidays, with a high of 483 on January 22nd. Our last men’s breakfast (they are …
by Dr. Kyle Austin (December 27, 2011)
Every Christmas we make it a point to reflect back on what the Lord has done over the last year, and meditate on the birth of our Messiah. Have you considered how the events surrounding Christ’s birth must have happened …