​Ministry Coordinator - A. A. Sawyer, Jr.

​A. A. grew up and lived in Currituck County almost exclusively since birth. He was trained as a classical, performance pianist beginning at age 7; he began a church ministry at 22 years old in Elizabeth City, NC. In January of 1996, A.A. was called as the Choir Director for Coinjock Baptist Church; serving until 2008, then taking over as Ministry Coordinator, where he is still serving. 

Coinjock Baptist Church

​Pastor Ethan Drum

Ethan grew up in Maiden, NC; and was saved at the age of 8 years old. He was called into the gospel ministry at a young age and surrendered to that call in his twenties. He has served as a youth pastor and pastor of churches in Maiden, NC, prior to being called to Coinjock Baptist.

His wife, Lauren have one son, Micah, who is a true blessing to them.

Ethan enjoys reading Christian literature, collecting and shooting guns, the occasional golf outing, and, most of all; spending time with his wife and son.

He loves pastoral ministry and the greatest joy is to be able to stand and preach the Word of God, seeing it work in and change lives.

Life Verse:

John 16:33 -- "These things I have spoken unto you, that in me ye might have peace. In the world ye shall have tribulation: but be of good cheer; I have overcome the world."

Ministry Verse:

Colossians 1:28 -- "28 Whom we preach, warning every man, and teaching every man in all wisdom; that we may present every man perfect in Christ Jesus"



​Sam Parcher

A. A. Sawyer

Billy Curling

Paul O'Neal

Rodney Sawyer

Fred Shearin