The Pastor

   

Reverend Craig B. Collier, Sr.

 Craig B. Collier, Sr. has served as the Senior Pastor of the Mount Pisgah Baptist Church, at 1017 Ray Road, the oldest and largest African American church, located in Jacksonville, Arkansas for the past nineteen years.

He holds a Bachelor of Arts in Secondary Education from Hendrix College in Conway, Arkansas, and a Master’s degree from Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary in Fort Worth, Texas. Moving to another era in his life, Pastor Collier is currently pursuing a Doctorate of Educational Ministry from Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary Kansas City, Missouri.

Pastor Collier also serves as the Executive Director for the Win 1 Reach 1 Community Development Corporation and the Thomas Johnson Media and Learning Center. Pastor Collier serves as a member of the Executive Board of the Arkansas Baptist State Convention as well as past vice President of the Arkansas Baptist State Convention.

Pastor Collier is dedicated to preaching and teaching the Word of God across this country, as well as making a difference in the communities that he serves.

Being a young man and overcoming much adversity, he is committed to making a difference in the lives of both the young and the old.

He has been married to Karen Collier for 24 years and they have three children, Kyra 21, Kaylon 18 and Craig II 17.