Leadership at CPBC

  • Pastor Keith Booth

    Keith has been a resident of San Jose most of his life. He graduated from Gunderson High School in 1984 and did his undergraduate studies in economics and psychology at U.C. Davis. After a brief time at IBM as a system's engineer, Keith received his teaching credential in 1992 and taught for two years at Cupertino High School and eleven years at DeAnza Community College. During his time at DeAnza, Keith was able to complete a degree in theology from Golden Gate Baptist Theological Seminary in Mill Valley. In 2002, he was called to serve as a bivocational pastor at CPBC. In the spring of 2004, he resigned his position at DeAnza and became CPBC's full-time pastor. He is married to his elementary school sweetheart, Laurie, and together they have three adult sons, Kirk, Brandon, and Joshua, and three grandchildren. Reach him at pastorkeith@lovinglord.org

  • Pastor KIRK BOOTH

    Kirk grew up in the Santa Cruz mountains and was raised in this very church, CPBC. He was homeschooled most of his life and graduated high school when he was 16 years old. He did his general education at Cabrillo Community College before completing a bachelors degree in business at Northern Arizona University in 2015. After graduating college, Kirk went into the world of finance working as a financial advisor at Chase, Charles Schwab, and Fidelity. While at Charles Schwab, Kirk started working on his MDiv. from The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary in Louisville, KT. He left his position at Fidelity in 2021 to start pastoring at CPBC and to complete his degree. He is married to Sarah and together they have two daughters, Abigail and Elizabeth.