Student ministries of leonardtown baptist church

Welcome to the Student Ministries of Leonardtown Baptist Church. It is our goal to create a safe and loving environment in which the children and youth entrusted to our care are able to learn about the character of God, discover Biblical truth, and learn what it means to follow Jesus Christ. 


To download a copy of the LBC Policy Handbook for the Protection of Minors, please click here.

Screening procedure

We require all adult caregivers (18 years and older) to:

1. Complete the Student Ministries Interest Form (online submission is preferred, but a paper copy is available upon request). You may access the online form here.


2. Have two (2) reference checks and a background check completed. Reference checks are solicited via email with references asked to complete an online form. The responses are only sent to the pastor overseeing this process. The background check is conducted by a third-party vendor (protectmyministry.com) who utilizes an online form to collect personal information used to confirm identity, and checks records' databases for any matches indicating a prior record of criminal activity or sexual abuse. 


3. Sign a Personal Commitment Statement. Download here.


4. Attend Caregivers Policy Training as described in the "Training"  section of the handbook. 


5. View online training videos concerning potential abuse awareness and complete the associated quiz with a satisfactory grade (70%).



All student leader caregivers (13-17 years old) must:

1.  Complete the Student Ministries Interest Form (online submission is preferred, but a paper copy is available upon request). You may access the online form here. 


2. Attend Caregivers Policy Training as described in the "Training" section of the handbook.


3. Sign a Personal Commitment Statement. Download here.