Leadership

 

Dr. David J. English
Lead Pastor

 
Dr. David J. English, Pastor at West Rockport Baptist Church
Pastor David and Amy English

Pastor David

Pastor David J. English was born in Philadelphia, PA and raised in Morgantown, WV. He attended Word of Life Bible Institute and Cedarville College. He received his M.Div. from Grand Rapids Baptist Seminary, his Th.M. from Trinity Evangelical Divinity School, and his D.Min. also from Grand Rapids Baptist Seminary.

Pastor David ministered for seventeen years as an Associate Pastor at Church of the Open Door in OH and Calvary Bible Church in MI.

He has been married to his wife, Amy, for 35 years. They have three children, two of whom are married. They began ministry at West Rockport Baptist Church on Easter Sunday, March 27, 2005.

Personal Message:

We welcome you to West Rockport Baptist Church. Our mission is to glorify God in Jesus Christ through worship, discipleship, and evangelizing the lost. At West Rockport Baptist Church you will find the Word of God is our authority. We seek to exalt Jesus Christ and the cross. We desire that you will come and know Jesus Christ and His wonderful purposes for your life.

–Pastor David


Sharon Shaw, Secretuary at West Rockport Baptist Church

Sharon Shaw
Church Secretary & Bookkeeper

Sharon Shaw was born in Bath, Maine and raised throughout New England. Her father was a pastor in Maine, New Hampshire, Vermont, and Rhode Island so this required many moves growing up. She has been active throughout her life in church ministries and at Pen Bay Christian School.

She has been married to her husband, Daniel, for 35 years. Sharon has served as church secretary and bookkeeper for nine years at West Rockport Baptist Church.

Personal Message:

“I consider it a joy and pleasure to work at West Rockport Baptist Church for the Lord. Working in the office, I have had many opportunities to listen to people’s troubles and concerns and pray with them. I look forward to meeting the new people that I come in contact with.”

–Sharon Shaw


Deacons

Blaikie Hines, Howard Leach (Head Deacon), Greg Chase, Tim DeHart

Blaikie Hines, Howard Leach (Head Deacon), Greg Chase, Tim DeHart

Trustees

Keith Daggett, Richard Lane (Head Trustee), Jon DeWick, Brent Richardson. The following men are not pictured: Art Dinsmore, Ray Griffin, and Jared Campbell.

Keith Daggett, Richard Lane (Head Trustee), Jon DeWick, Brent Richardson. The following men are not pictured: Art Dinsmore, Ray Griffin, and Jared Campbell.


Christian Education

Amy English Women’s Ministry Leader

Amy English

Women’s Ministry Leader

Blaikie Hines Deacon Adult SS Class Teacher Men's Ministry

Blaikie Hines

Deacon, Adult Sunday School Class Teacher, Men's Ministry

Children's Choir Director and Pianist

Diane Patten

Children's Choir Director & Pianist

 
Deb Doherty Christian Ed Leader

Deb Doherty

Christian Education Leader

Diane Patten & Amy English Co Directors for VBS

Diane Patten & Amy English

Co-Directors for Vacation Bible School

Evangelism Leader

Eric Betz

Evangelism Leader

 
 
Gene Graves Sr Men's Ministry

Gene Graves, Sr.

Sr. Men's Ministry, Windward Gardens Visitation