For over a half century, WBC has directed the effort to lead people to a better life through Jesus Christ. We have been at the forefront of victory on the Waianae Coast.


Our Mission

Proclaiming the Gospel of the Lord Jesus Christ to all through our Lord and savior by every effective means available and by discipleship to the church and leading others to do the same.

Therefore go and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit, and teaching them to obey everything I have commanded you. And surely I am with you always, to the very end of the age.”.
— Matthew 28:19-20

pastor Jamie Cheramie & Family

From left to right Tyler, Jessica, Shannon, wife Tasha and Pastor Jamie. 

From left to right Tyler, Jessica, Shannon, wife Tasha and Pastor Jamie. 

Pastor Jamie Cheramie came to Waianae Baptist Church in April of 2017. He was born and raised in South Louisiana where he was saved at 14 years of age, called into the Gospel ministry at 16 and followed God's call to Criswell Bible College in Dallas at age 18. It was at Criswell where Pastor Jamie met and married the love of his life Tasha Burbridge of Hot Springs, Arkansas. After graduating from college in 1994 with a BA in Biblical Studies both Pastor Jamie and Tasha attended Denver Seminary in Colorado where they received their Master's degree in Biblical Counseling in 1997. Pastor Jamie loves being a pastor and has pastored churches in Louisiana, Texas, Georgia, Utah, & Iowa before coming to Hawaii. He preaches God's Word with power and conviction making it relevant and applicable in today's culture. He enjoys spending time with his family and anything that has to do with LSU Sports and the New Orleans Saints Football Team. He has two teenage daughters and one adult son. Pastor Jamie is excited about what God is going to do through him and his family here in Hawaii and especially on the Westside of Oahu.