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Minister

Carlos Randall Peterson, American minister. License to ministry Southern Baptist Convention, 1965; ordained, 1969. Named Outstanding Young Man Junior Chamber of Commerce International, 1979-1981; Menninger Institute fellow, since 1985.

Background

Peterson, Carlos Randall was born on April 7, 1947 in Erwin, Tennessee, United States. Son of Clyde Woodward and Virginia (Runion) Peterson.

Education

Bachelor, Carson-Newman College, 1969. Postgraduate, Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary, Wake Forest, North Carolina, 1971. Master of Religious Education, Luther Rice Seminary, Jacksonville, Florida, 1987.

Doctor Ministry, Luther Rice Seminary, Jacksonville, Florida, 1990.

Career

Pastor, Greene Hills Baptist Church, Greeneville, Tennessee, 1971-1975;pastor, Bowersville (Georgia) Baptist Church, 1975-1977;pastor, 1st Baptist Church, Warrenville, South Carolina., 1977-1980;pastor, 1st Baptist Church, Kingstree, South Carolina., 1980-1985;associate pastor, 1st Baptist Church, Tallahassee, 1985-1989;pastor, 1st Baptist Church, Athens, Tennessee, since 1989. Member general board South Carolina. Baptist Convention, 1978-1980, chairman nominating committee, 1982-1984.

President Acts of the Apostles Board, Tallahassee, 1988-1989.

Achievements

  • License to ministry Southern Baptist Convention, 1965. Ordained, 1969.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals. Host (radio programs) New Light-New Hope, 1975-1985, Good News, since 1989, (television service) 1st Baptist Church/Worship, 1985-1989.

Membership

Chaplain Bowersville Citizen's Committee, 1976-1977. President Warrenville Community Christian Council, 1978-1980. Member church initiative committee Carson-Newman College, Jefferson City, Tennessee, advisory committee Cleveland State Community College, Cleveland, Tennessee.

Member International Platform Association, Athens/McMinn Ministerial Association (president since 1990), Kiwanis.

Connections

Married Julia Tugwell, August 8, 1969. Children: April Beth, Ginny Margret, Emily Rebekah.

father:
Clyde Woodward Peterson

mother:
Virginia (Runion) Peterson

spouse:
Julia Tugwell

child:
April Beth Peterson

child:
Ginny Margret Peterson

child:
Emily Rebekah Peterson