Pastor Roosevelt N. Rogers, III has a tremendous passion for God’s word coupled with a love for God’s people. His desire to know the Lord more intimately and the truths of the Christian faith at a higher spiritual level fuel his passion for ministry. He accepted his call in the ministry in February, 1999. Since that time he has faithfully served at Old Jerusalem under the leadership of several spiritual leaders who have mentored him for the mission he’s currently embraced and walking in. As an associate minister he served as Youth Director and Men’s Ministry Leader. He currently serves as the Director of Protocol for the Northwest District of Florida Full Gospel Baptist Church Fellowship.
Pastor Rogers was born to Mr. Roosevelt Rogers, Jr. and the late Reverend Brenda J. Rogers-Edge on April 20, 1976, in Tampa, Florida. He was raised in Jacksonville, Florida where he graduated from Paxon High School in 1994. He furthered his education at Florida A&M University, were he received his Bachelor of Science degree in Health Information Management in 1999.
Pastor Rogers is the proud husband of his college sweetheart the former Tarisha M. Hinson of 16 years and they are blessed with two lovely children, Akaylah and Trenton.
Pastor Rogers is employed with Florida State University College of Medicine, where he’s the STRIDE coordinator. He previously taught 7th grade science at Havana Middle School.
This man of God now understands that his mission in life is to serve others and help develop the people of God through prayer, example, and biblical teaching.