Patricia Batten

  • Newburyport US-MA
Patricia Batten

Work History

Work History
Jan 2007 - Present

Adjunct Professor of Homiletics

Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary
  • Teach required and elective preaching courses.
  • Ranked Adjunct Assistant Professor of Preaching, January, 2009
2004 - Present

Speaker/Workshop Leader

  • Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary, Preaching Conference:  2006, 2008
  • Bayside Church at Lincoln, CA:  2008, 2009
  • Old South Church, Newburyport, MA:  2006
2002 - 2007


Village Baptist Church
  • Pastored an ABCUSA church.  Performed all the duties of a parish pulpit ministry including, but not limited to:  preaching, teaching, visitation, counseling, mentoring, vision-casting, developing leaders and training teachers.
1999 - 2000

Support Staff

Grace Chapel

  • Administrative support to pastor of Young Adult Ministries



Achievements & Honors

Ordained (ABCUSA)

June 8, 2003

Parish Pulpit Preaching Fellowship (GCTS)

May, 2000

Volunteer Experience

Adult Sunday School Teacher,

Hope Community Church, Newburyport, MA  2009-present

Vacation Bible School Coordinator

Village Baptist Church, Kennebunkport, ME  2002-2008

Vacation Bible School Coordinator

Grace Chapel, Lexington, MA 1999

International Experience

Scotland, 2000-2001

Russia, summer 2000

Poland, summer 1995


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