First Assembly of God-Newbern






Hello, we are the Fishers and have the privilege of serving as the pastors

of First Assembly of God in Newbern.  Our ministry team seeks to minister

to people's needs in love, viewing everyone who comes as valuable and

important in the Lord's sight.  After all, Christ died for us all.  If you are

looking for a place to receive either temporary spiritual ministry, or a

permanent church home, I want to invite you to stop by First Assembly and

experience worshiping the Lord with us.






                                 Biographical Sketch for Pastor Fisher

He is a lifelong resident of Tennessee. Together
with his wife of thirty-seven

years, they have a daughter Andrea and granddaughter Kaylee.  

He was called into the preaching ministry in 1973
and has been in ordained

ministry since 1980, pastoring in the Nashville, Memphis and Dyersburg

Sections of Tennessee. 

The Fishers have enjoyed serving as senior pastors
of First Assembly of God in

Newbern since 1995.

He has served on the Board of the Tennessee
District for over eight years.

His favorite sport is deer-hunting, in which he
actively tries to participate as time


Pastor Fisher’s formal education has included:

An alumnus of Central Bible College in 
Springfield, Missouri.

B.A. from Bethel University in McKenzie,

M.A. from the Assemblies of God Theological
Seminary in Springfield, Mo.

M.A. from the University of Memphis.

Ph.D. from the University of Memphis.

In addition to his ministry responsibilities, other
professional work has included

adjunct faculty positions with:

Central Bible College, Memphis Extension Campus.

Dyersburg State Community College.

University of Memphis.

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