Pastor Gerry T. Anderson

Rev. Gerry T. Anderson has served as the Pastor of the New Macedonia Baptist Church (NMBC) in Riverdale, Georgia since 1987.  Under his leadership and the will of God, NMBC has grown tremendously.

Prior to serving at New Macedonia Baptist Church, Rev. Gerry T Anderson joined Chapel First Baptist Church in Scottsdale, Georgia where he served humbly as Junior Deacon and faithfully as a member of the Choir.  While serving at Chapel First, Rev. Anderson received the call to preach God’s word. In 1981, he was licensed and ordained at Little Vine Baptist Church in Tyrone, GA while under the anointed leadership of the illustrious Pastor H.H. Dyer. Rev. Anderson continued to serve and learn from Pastor Dyer at various ministries throughout the state of Georgia. In June of 1987 he was called to the Pastoral position of NMBC, where he has served faithfully and humbly since 1987. 

Pastor Anderson received his Bachelor of Arts from Beulah Heights University in Biblical Studies. He earned his Masters Degree in Theology from Andersonville Theological Seminary.

In addition to providing pastoral leadership NMBC, Pastor Anderson serves as a member of Association of Christian Ministers (ACM) of Clayton County and is a lifetime member of the NAACP. Pastor Anderson is truly a man after God’s heart, he will provide time to talk with you and minster to you. Pastor Anderson is an excellent role model and a pillar in the community. He also serves as a Chaplain in the Clayton County Police Department. Proving to be a true blessing to the city of Riverdale, Clayton County and surrounding areas.

Pastor Anderson is not only the Pastor of New Macedonia Baptist Church, but he is also a devoted husband, father and grandfather; married to the phenomenal Rev. Vanessa Anderson and father to three children and a host of grandchildren.