Our Pastor

Rev. Cedric D. Thomas is the senior pastor of New Bethel Baptist Church in Belcher, Louisiana. Prior to becoming pastor of New Bethel, he was Youth Minister at the Ebenezer Baptist Church in Shreveport, Louisiana., under the Pastoral leadership of Rev. Jimmy Smith.

Pastor Thomas is the youngest of two sons. He attended public schools in Shreveport, Louisiana prior to graduating from Tulane University in New Orleans, Louisiana with a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Sociology.

Pastor Thomas received his Masters Degree in Theology from United Theological Seminary and Bible College (Monroe, La) in 2006. He is currently a candidate for his Doctoral Degree in Biblical Studies from Louisiana Baptist University in Shreveport, Louisiana.

He accepted his call to preach the gospel in 1995, received his license in 2000, and was Ordained in 2003. He became pastor of New Bethel Baptist Church on April 1, 2007. Since his arrival at New Bethel, the church has experienced significant growth in members and spirituality.

He is married to the former Veronica Wright and resides in Shreveport, Louisiana. They have three children, Cedricious, Alaina, and Mya.

Prayer Request

Please make your Prayer Request known via mail:

New Bethel Baptist Church
Attn: Pastor Cedric Thomas
P.O. Box 211
Belcher, LA 71004

Donations

Please remit all donations to support this ministry to:

New Bethel Baptist Church
Attn: Outreach Ministry
P.O. Box 211
Belcher, LA 71004

* All donations are tax deductible *