Michael John - Pastor

Michael has been serving here at MSBC since the Fall of 1997, first as accompanist and then as our Associate Pastor. In September 1998, he became the Interim Pastor and then in January 2000, he was officially voted in as our Senior Pastor. Michael graduated from Gordon-Conwell with a Master of Divinity in 1998 and was ordained by the Southern Baptist Convention in 1999. He lives in Amesbury with his wife and partner in ministry, Christine and their son, Daniel.

                   Dianne Cole - Secretary

                   Contact: or 978-388-0930

Dianne oversees the daily communications of the church. Office hours are: Monday-Thursday 9:00 am-noon and Fridays 11:00 am-2:00 pm

She was hired in 2000 as the secretary here at Market Street Baptist and is a long time church member as well as an Amesbury resident.

She completed requirements for the Lifeway “Certified Ministry Assistant” Training Program in April 2004 at the Baptist Convention of New England in Northborough MA and earned the Crown Finance Ministry “Certificate of Achievement 2018” at Market Street Baptist Church. 

Dianne has served on mission five mission trips to Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada to help with children’s programs. She has been a member of the Church Choir in the past and is now a member of the Praise Team.

Dorothy Purdy - Communications


Dorothy coordinates communications in conjunction with Dianne. If you would like something added to our monthly newsletter, please feel free to send her an email at 

                    Jeremy Moynihan - Music & Technology



Jeremy began serving at MSBC in September 2019 as the organist/pianist.  He started playing piano at the age of 6 and joined the Young Organist Collaborative, based out of Portsmouth, New Hampshire, at the age of 14.  He graduated from Franklin Pierce University in 2017 with a Masters of Business Administration in Information Technology Management and is a member of the International Honor Society for Business Administration and Management.  He lives in Amesbury and works at the Triton Regional School District as an I.T. Systems Administrator.


37 Market St

Amesbury, Massachusetts 01913

1 (978) 388-0930

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