About Joe

Joe McKeever has been saved more than 60 years, been preaching the gospel of Jesus Christ more than 50 years, and has been writing articles and drawing cartoons for religious publications more than 40 years.  He put in 42 years pastoring six Southern Baptist Churches, followed by 5 years as director of missions for the SBC churches of metro New Orleans, and has been involved in a “retirement” ministry since 2009.  He draws a daily cartoon for the Baptist Press (www.bpnews.net/cartoons), writes a series on “My Favorite Deacon” for Lifeway’s Deacon Magazine, blogs daily (www.joemckeever.com), and has published a number of cartoon books.

Joe is the father of 3 children and has 8 grandchildren.  He was widowed in January 2015.  His life verse is Job 4:4, “Your words have stood men on their feet.”







2 thoughts on “About Joe

  1. Steve Kimmel told me that you are coming to FBC, Smyrna.

    We welcome you.

    I have roots in LA. My Mother was from Bunkie.

    Have a great week!

  2. Thanks, Bob. Went to church at FBC Bunkie just 3 weeks ago. And ate at Lea’s in Lecompte. Looking forward to preaching in Smyrna.