Brother Jim Dunmire is a father of three, married to Lisa Dunmire. He is originally from Bakersfield, where he was brought up in the Landmark Missionary Baptist Church work. On May 15th, 1988 he surrendered his life to the ministry. Then in 1992, he served as Associate Pastor at Bethel Missionary Baptist in Bakersfield, California, before accepting the call to the Church here at Landmark Baptist Church in Escondido in March of 1998.