Dr. Baylark is the pastor of First Community Baptist Church in Desert Hot Springs, California. He has traveled the United States, preaching the Gospel of Jesus Christ. Pastor James comes from a long history of preachers and activists. He has been featured on many international television shows, including TCT Network's popular programs Prayer on Purpose, TCT Today and Ask the Pastor. Dr. Baylark also served in the United States Army. He has received many awards and medals for his significant leadership such as Who's Who in America, NAACP Freedom Fighter Award, and the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., Lifetime Achievement Award.