Our Pastor

Pastor FamilyFairmont Baptist Church is excited to announce the call of our new Pastor, Matthew Fure.  Pastor Fure accepted the call 10 months after the resignation of Pastor Chad Prigge in July 2012. Pastor Fure was born and raised in the Twin Cities area and attended Woodcrest Baptist Academy for all 12 years and graduated in 1993.  He attended Maranatha Baptist Bible College in Watertown, WI and graduated with a BA in Biblical Studies in 1997.  Pastor Fure attended Central Baptist Theological Seminary in 1998 and graduated in 2002 with a Master of Divinity. He married his wife, Shannon, in 2003 and they have two children: Jack (8) and Ava (5).


2 Timothy 2:15 – Study to shew thyself approved unto God, a workman that needeth not to be ashamed, rightly dividing the word of truth.