Prophet, preacher, teacher, pastor; all these titles describe Dr. Mack King
Carter. He is a noted Pastor, Teacher, Author, and Lecturer and has led the New
Mount Olive Baptist Church to greater heights in ministry.
Dr. Carter is a native of Ocala,
Florida. He received an Associate of Arts degree in 1967 from Central Florida
Community College, a Bachelor of Arts degree in 1970 from the University of
Florida, a Master of Divinity degree in 1976 from Southern Baptist Theological
Seminary and a Doctorate of Ministry degree in 1978 from Southern Baptist
Theological Seminary. He has done additional studies at Florida Memorial
College in Miami, Florida and has received honorary doctorate degrees from
Bethune Cookman College and Florida Memorial College.
Dr. Carter is considered one of
America’s great African American pulpiteers as he travels throughout the United
States and abroad preaching, teaching and lecturing. His classes at the
National Baptist Convention Congress of Christian Education are packed to
capacity with preachers and lay persons who come each year to hear one of God’s
master teachers. Noted for his biblical scholarship, his exegetical expertise
and masterful skill in homiletics and hermeneutics, he is considered a
Prior to accepting the call to pastor
the New Mount Olive Baptist Church, Dr. Carter served Calvary, Watula and St.
John Baptist Churches in Ocala, Florida and Green Castle Baptist Church in
He is the author of four books
including A Catechism for Baptists, To Calvary and Beyond, A Quest for Freedom
and Interpreting the Will of God.
He has been married to Patricia A. Thomas Carter for the past
31 years & he is a proud father of two daughters Annalisa Robinson-Melton
& Pamela Latrice Johnson. He is also the proud grandfather of Brittany N.