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Minister

Gerald Martin Sanders, American minister. Ordained to ministry United Church of Christ, 1975. Participant White House Conference on Human Rights, Washington, 1983.

Background

Sanders, Gerald Martin was born on March 3, 1947 in Chattannoga. Son of Wyatt Ewing and Ruth LaNeil (Martin) Sanders.

Education

Bachelor, East Tennessee State University, 1970. Master of Arts in Philosophy, East Tennessee State University, 1975. Postgraduate, Duke University, 1973.

Postgraduate, Lutheran Theological Seminary, 1983.

Career

Pastor, Lakeview United Church of Christ, Burlington, North Carolina, 1970-1975;pastor, Shallow Well United Church of Christ, Sanford, North Carolina, 1975-1977;pastor, Church of the Master United Church of Christ, Hickory, North Carolina, 1977-1984;executive director, Biblical Witness Fellowship, United Church of Christ, Knoxville, Tennessee, 1984-1991. Member National Conference of Renewal Executives, 1985-1991. General synod delegate United Church of Christ, Cleveland, 1979-1981.

Ministerial member Alabama-Tennessee Association, E.E.Conf., United Church of Christ.

Achievements

  • Ordained to ministry United Church of Christ, 1975.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Editor: (with others) Issues in Sexual Ethics, 1978. Contributor articles to professional publications.

Membership

Participant White House Conference on Human Rights, Washington, 1983.

Connections

Married Jana Kaye Hawkins, October 30, 1967. Children: Gerald William, James Martin.

father:
Wyatt Ewing Sanders

mother:
Ruth LaNeil (Martin) Sanders

spouse:
Jana Kaye Hawkins

child:
Gerald William Sanders

child:
James Martin Sanders