Tuesday, August 22, 2017

Our Pastoral Staff

Josh and Susan Pettijohn and their two children

Joshua Pettijohn joined our staff in 2016, and leads our youth and music ministries. Josh was called to ministry during our Missions Conference in 2000, and has since studied Church Music at Dallas Baptist University. Having had the privilege to serve in full time ministry since 2003, he was ordained in 2011 by First Baptist Church in Clute, TX, where he was minister of youth and music. Prior to God’s call on his life to Rodgers Baptist, he served as minister of music at Bible Baptist Church of Wilmington, OH. Josh and his wife Susan have two children, Ryan and Abby.





Larry and Carol Jones

Bro. Larry and Carol Jones with their grandkids

Larry Jones joined us in July of 2015 to develop and lead our worldwide benevolence ministry baptistcharities.org. He was ordained in 1979, has degrees from the Independent Baptist College, Bethel Baptist Institute, and Landmark Baptist Seminary. He has been the senior pastor of 4 churches which sponsored several missionaries, seminaries, and Amazing Grace Children’s Home. He has served his city as a senior Police Chaplain, Alderman, Mayor Pro Tem, and led tornado, flood, and hurricane disaster relief efforts. He is also a qualified mediator and has served as a church conflict resolution specialist. He and Carol have been married for 38 years and have two children and 7 grandchildren.