THE STAFF OF SECOND BAPTIST
Our staff is here to help you. We’re all on a journey to become more like Jesus – loving God, loving people, and building The 2nd together. Become a member, connect with other members through ministry, and let's grow together.
JAY HARTMAN, SR.
CHARLES BLAKE, SR.
pastor of congregational carE
A former pastor of a church with a love for people and passion for helping others, Pastor Darryl Wilkins has served as Pastor of Congregational Care since 2017. He acknowledges a God-calling to the position that shepherds people in both the highs and lows of their lives. He sees it as an honor and duty to represent Christ, Second Baptist Church, and Pastor Kelly as he ministers to and takes care of the needs of members.
ricky calhoun, jr.
youth & young adults PASTOR
Pastor Ricky is a man about his father's business, passionate about youth & young adults, and gifted with a heart to serve. He is eager to provide opportunities for our youth & young adults to WORSHIP God; be TAUGHT the Gospel of Jesus Christ; CONNECT with other believers and REACH other students by DEMONSTRATING God’s love. 1 Peter 4:10 instructs that we should use whatever gift we have received to serve others. A servant is not what Pastor Ricky is, but it is woven into the fabric of who he is. Pastor Ricky’s gift of serving others is evident in the ministry and his business in the funeral industry.
As head of the Children’s Department, Pastor Jarvis Carrigan has a mission: To nurture children into a loving, serving relationship with God. Having served at Second Baptist for 10 years, he encourages the little ones at every encounter with I Timothy 4:12 - Don’t let anyone look down on you because you are young, but set an example for the believers in speech, in conduct, in love, in faith and in purity. Believing God for one saved all saved, through the children, Pastor Carrigan’s goal is salvation for the entire family.