Dr. George Martin
Pastor George has served in his current role as Pastor at Baxter Avenue Baptist Church since October 2018. He and his amazing wife, Donna, can testify of the faithfulness and the great love that the people of Baxter have for the gospel and for one another, having been so quickly and warmly received themselves. Dr. Martin comes to his current role after serving alongside Donna in Southeast Asia with the Southern Baptist International Mission Board, full-time pastoral ministry, numerous interim pastorates and, now, twenty-five years as Professor of Christian Missions and World Religions at The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, where he continues to serve.
Chris and his family came to Baxter in 2006. As a faithful member, Chris serves as a deacon
and the church treasurer. Chris has a heart for ministry and serving others with his time and resources.