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Pastor Kirk Carlisle earned his Masters of Divinity degree at Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary where he also had the privilege of serving as Intern to the President, Dr. Paige Patterson. He is a native of Sumter County, raised in Pinewood, SC. After serving in various churches over the past two decades in North & South Carolina, he has now been pastor of New Calvary Baptist Church since December of 2019. He & His wife, Kelli Carlisle, have two teenage sons, Joey & Nathan.  Pastor Kirk was saved at the age of 14 at a Bailey Smith Crusade. Pastor Kirk loves to hunt, fish, golf & spend time with his wife. His favorite movie is, "The Patriot", his favorite book is ,"The Help" & His latest iTunes playlist includes, Steve Green, The Gaither Vocal Band & Hillsong Worship. He also plays Guitar in our Church Praise Team.


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New Calvary Baptist Church
38 Center St. Sumter, South Carolina 29150

Tel: (803) 773-3004   Pastor Cell: (803) 847-8785




Welcome to New Calvary Baptist Church, Sumter, SC online! We hope you find helpful information to get to know us better. Our purpose is to Glorify God in all we do and offer areas of ministry for every believer. Our Mission is to Win Sumter County to the Lord, Worship God in Spirit & in Truth, Serve the church and our community through Outreach Events & Disciple the members here to be better servants and witnesses of the Lord. Praise God for His Mercy and Grace. Please let us know if you have any questions or concerns and how we might minister to you more effectively! 

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