Keith Andrews

First Baptist Church Alexandria,
Military Chaplaincy
First Baptist Church Alexandria
June 12
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About My Family

Chaplain Andrews is married to the former Monica Baylor of Andrews, S.C. They have four children: Elizabeth Anne, Mary Catherine, Will and Jenny.

About My Ministry

Chaplain (LTC) Keith J. Andrews serves as a Chaplain Fellow in the Office of International Religious Freedom, US Department of State. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in business administration from Lander University, Greenwood, S.C., and a Master of Divinity degree in evangelism, church growth and world missions from the Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, Louisville, Ky.

In 2004, he was endorsed as a chaplain by the Southern Baptist Convention and appointed as a U.S. Army Chaplain. Chaplain Andrews’s previous active duty assignments include the 11th Air Defense Artillery Brigade in Fort Bliss, Texas; the Deputy Division Chaplain for the Second Infantry Division in Camp Red Cloud, Korea; and the Non-Commissioned Officer Center of Excellence Chaplain, Fort Bliss, Texas.

SBC Chaplaincy

Chaplaincy is a vital frontline ministry and extension of the local church. Chaplains reach the lost among the thousands of men and women in the U.S. Armed Forces, correctional facilities, healthcare settings, public safety, disaster relief sites and corporate environments. SBC Chaplains care for the broken, offer hope to the hopeless and advance the gospel of Jesus Christ in hard to reach places.
The qualifications expected of a Southern Baptist applying for endorsement as a chaplain or counselor are established by the using agency and the Chaplains Commission, SBC. These qualification requirements vary according to the type of chaplaincy or counseling ministry involved but all are expected to meet a high level of ministerial competence.


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