Dr. Samuel Jackson Gilbert Sr., Pastor Emeritus

Our Living Legend


About Dr. Gilbert Sr.



Doctorate of Ministry (D. Min) 
   Houston Graduate School of Theology
   Houston, TX

Master of Religious Education
   Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary
   Ft. Worth, TX


Honorary Juris Doctorate
   Union Bible College and Seminary
   Houston, TX

Bachelor of Arts

   Bishop College
   Dallas, Texas


Mt. Sinai Baptist Church    Pastor 37 years

Shiloh Baptist Church, Madisonville, TX  Pastor 3 years

First Baptist Church, Fairfield, TX  Pastor 2 years

Independent Baptist Church, Rosebud, TX  Pastor 2 years

Union Baptist Church, West Station, TX  Pastor 2 ½ years

Sunset Baptist Church, Riesel, TX   Pastor 3 years

Antioch Baptist Church, Waco, TX  Associate Minister

Accomplishments and Denominational Leadership

Adjunct Lecturer    Houston Graduate School of Theology

Past President    Houston Metropolitan Baptist Minister’s Conference

Past Board Member   Metropolitan Transit Authority appointed by Mayor Lee Brown

Past Chairman     Evangelism Conference of the Houston Ministerial Alliance

Editor     Book of Sermons, Boyd Publishing

National  & International Evangelist  Traveling In More than 32 countries

Past General Secretary   National Baptist Convention of America, Inc.

Past President    Missionary Baptist General Convention of Texas S.S. & BTU Congress

Past Vice-Moderator   Independent Missionary Baptist Church Association

Key Note Speaker    National Missionary Baptist Convention of America