Dr. Harold Michael Phillips has served as the Senior Pastor of Pleasant View Baptist Church for over twenty years. He is a native of South Carolina and surrendered to full-time Christian service at age 18. Dr. Phillips received his bachelor’s degree from Mid-Continent University in 1983. In 1989, he received his master's and doctorate in Biblical studies from Friendship Graduate School. He then graduated from Covington Theological Seminary in Rossville, Georgia in 1996 with a Masters of Religious Education and a Doctorate of Theology. In 2011, Dr. Phillips recieved an Honorary Doctorate of Ministry from Mid-Continent University. He and his wife, Corkie, have five children and nine grandchildren and live in Port Deposit, Maryland.
Dr. Phillips is also the author of The Sinking/Saving of America and From Abraham to Armageddon. These books are available for purchase from our Resource Center.
Pastor Josh grew up at PVBC and has lived in Cecil County for 25 years. He surrendered to full time ministry in 2006. Josh has a bachelor's degree from Mid-Continent University and a MDiv from Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary. He serves as worship leader, discipleship pastor and adult Sunday School director at PVBC. He lives in Rising Sun and he and his wife, Jaclyn, have three children: Gracen, Nora, and Sadie.
Pastor Josh loves sports (Ravens, Orioles, and Clemson football), golfing, and riding his horse Eli, along with hunting and fishing.
Pastor Andrew and his wife grew up in Harford County, Maryland, and were high school sweethearts <3. He mentored for the ministry at PVBC and holds a degree in Religious Education.
He is husband to Casie and father to Nate and Emmett!
They all love outdoor sports and exploring God's creation.
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