About Pastor Erickson
Pastor Phil Erickson has been the pastor of Jersey Shore Baptist Church since 2002. Having grown up in Ocean County, Pastor Phil has always had a burden for the south Jersey area. After graduating from Bible College in Longview, Texas, he and his family moved to Galloway Township with the vision of digging in and serving the Lord and the people of Atlantic County.
Pastor Phil and Cindy Erickson have been married for 25 years and have four childrenand one grandson. His oldest son Phil Jr. and wife, Katelyn, serve at the church. His oldest daughter, Melissa, is married to Wesley Clayton who is the youth pastor of Friendship Baptist Church in Boyd, Texas. Pastor and Cindy also have a 20 year old daughter, Samantha, who is a student at West Coast Baptist College; and a 10 year old daughter, Hannah.