Pleasant Hill Baptist Church     24310 N. Sardis Road     Bauxite, AR 72011     (501) 557-5153       Arkansas Southern Baptist Convention


Bro. Rick Porter, Pastor


Rick Porter came to know Jesus as his Lord and Savior at the age of 11 in Memphis, Tennessee within the ministry of Trinity Baptist Church. He later received the call into ministry in a classroom setting at Ouachita Baptist University. His education continued at Southwest Theological Seminary. He began pastoring churches in June of 1985. Brother Rick has been serving his Lord at Pleasant Hill for over 16 years. He is married with 3 children.

David Littleton, Youth Pastor


We will vote on the Youth Pastor position on Feb 24th.


At the moment, this position is ran by the church. Multiple people fill different roles. David Littleton is the Sunday School teacher, Chad Carrington is the WASH leader, and various other leaders provide help where needed.

Sharon Harris

Director of Children's Ministry


Sharon Harris at 8 years of age, was convicted of my sin by the power of the Holy Spirit and accepted Jesus as my personal Lord and Savior and was baptized. In 2009, she joined this body of believers, and she has been blessed beyond her wildest dreams by the Lord and every member of this body of believers. She is married with 2 children.

Dennis Harris

Bro. Dennis Harris,

Administrative Assistant


Dennis Harris accepted Jesus as my Savior at 10 years old at Tyndall Park Missionary Baptist Church in Benton. Graduated High School and married my High School Sweetheart at 18. Had twin daughters at 21. Returned for some secondary education in 1986 and got an associate degree in Electronic Technology. Spent the next 20 years working on automotive test equipment design and the repairing automobiles. Since 2008 I have had the pleasure of serving at Pleasant Hill Baptist Church.