Church Leadership

Senior Pastor: Rev. Darwin Vail










Rev. Darwin G. Vail was born and raised in Illinois. He served two years in the army from 1969-1971. He attended Tennessee Temple College in Chattanooga, Tennessee. It was there he met Janet Lamont. They were married in 1973.

Upon Pastor Vail’s graduation in 1976, they moved to Illinois where he served as youth pastor at Arcola Missionary Baptist Church. In 1979 Pastor Vail assumed the pastorate of Mt. Zion General Baptist Church in Cooks Mills, Illinois. In 1981 the family moved to Maine.

Pastor Vail was called to pastor the Bible Believing Baptist Church in January of 1982. Pastor and Mrs. Vail have four children and are now enjoying their grandchildren. Mrs. Vail loves being a sign language interpreter and Pastor Vail has a fondness for golf.