Michael Shorey - Youth Pastor

Mike is originally from New Hampshire but has resided in Maine for the past 10 years with his wife Megan and their 3 boys. Prior to his time at First Baptist, he spent a number of years involved in Christian camp ministries which led to a passion for working with youth and their families. Mike has a Bachelor's Degree from New England Bible College and is currently the Youth Director at First Baptist. He is currently working on his Master's Degree at Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary, focusing on Family Ministries. Mike also coordinates the biannual mission trips to Nicaragua and facilitates new membership.



Valerie Taylor - Elder

Valerie was born and raised in Ohio, where she attended Malone University, graduating with a BA in Social Studies. She has taught in high schools in Ohio and Maine. Val has also been a bookkeeper/registrar and home educated her two children (now adults). She has been a member of First Baptist Church since 2004. Currently, Val serves as an Elder, a member of the current Pastoral Search Committee and is the church's Office Manager.



John Muehleisen - Elder


Nathan Oschner - Elder


Ross Taylor - Deacon of Worship



Michael Ruetty - Deacon of Stewardship



VACANT - Deacon of Caring

VACANT - Deacon of Outreach