James Barton is the pastor of Cedar Crest Independent Baptist Church.

Pastor Barton grew up in Lancaster County, PA.  He is a 2000 graduate of Crown College.  After graduation he was married to the former Peggy Woodward.  They moved to Texas where both worked in the Spanish Ministry and in educational positions.   In 2002, the family welcomed their firstborn, Victoria, and moved to Warrenton, Virginia.  Pastor Barton joined the staff at Trinity Baptist Church in 2004 where he served in various ministries. The family grew during this time to include children, Logan, Kiersten, Juliana, and Makayla.

On September 13, 2015, James Barton was voted in to become the pastor of Cedar Crest Independent Baptist Church, Mount Union, PA.


~We look forward to what the Lord has planned here at Cedar Crest and are blessed to have Pastor Barton & family with us on the journey!