MEET OUR PASTOR
Dr. Rick Erwin has been pastor of Procter Baptist Church since April of 1988, this year celebrating his 29th year as pastor. He has over 48 years of experience as a pastor, Bible teacher and counselor. Pastor Erwin is a native of Louisiana and received his Bachelor of Arts degree from Louisiana College. He earned his Master of Divinity degree from Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary in Fort Worth, Texas and his Doctor of Ministry degree.
Bro. Rick, as he prefers to be called, has served as a denomination and community leader having filled positions on hospital boards, convention and associational committees, and service clubs. He has led Procter in community wide activities supporting racial harmony, community spirit, and denominational tolerance.
Bro. Rick and his wife, Lynn, have two daughters who live in North Texas where they are active in local Baptist churches. Stephanie is married to Tad Kirkendoll and both teach at local High Schools. They have a son, Beau, born in July 2008. Elizabeth is married to Jeffery Wright and they live in Mexia, Texas. Jeffery has been pastor of Northside Baptist Church in Mexia for over 22 years and teaches in Fairfield and Navarro College. Elizabeth is a counselor in the Conley School District near Waco.
Lynn is active in the ministry of Procter Baptist Church and is librarian at the church. She is also a librarian in the Port Arthur Independent School District. Her main job is the support of Bro. Rick as he ministers among the people in the Procter family and community.
Our pastor would welcome you to participate in the ministries offered by this great Southern Baptist Church.
Need to contact Bro. Rick? To email him just use the email address of firstname.lastname@example.org or call the church office at (409) 722-8097.