125 Moore Rd.
Jackson, Tennessee 38301
Sunday Worship Service: 10:00 a.m.
Wednesday Bible Study: 7:00 p.m.
Men's Prayer Breakfast: 1st Saturday @ 8:30 a.m.
"A Woman's Touch": 3rd Saturday of each month
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Designed By: Donnie M. Bradford
Pastor, Matthew R. Tate is a native of Jackson, TN. He is the third child of six children born to Josephine and the late Aaron Tate Sr. As a child Pastor Tate grew up in the Baptist church where he established his membership at Oak Grove Missionary Baptist Church under the leadership of the late Rev. S. E. Long and presiding pastor, C. R. Fuller.
He is a 1973 Graduate of West High School in Denmark TN.
In June 1975 he Married Nolan Renee' Golden and to this union two children were born, their son Evis and daughter LaQuinthia. They were married for almost thirty-four years before God called Sister Renee’ home in April 2009 after eight years of battling with breast cancer. Pastor Tate has two older kids before his marriage to Renee’ his daughter Nickey March Tate and his son Maurius Transou.
God called Pastor Tate into the ministry in November 1987 while attending Oak Grove M. B. Church. He was called to Pastor Saint Mark Baptist Church in Gibson TN in 1991 where he remained until May 2000. Being led of God, in May 2000 Pastor Tate and the Saint Mark Baptist Church family purchased a church building and relocated at 125 Moore Road in Jackson, TN; and there Saint Mark Church of Christianity was established.
Pastor, Tate has been in the ministry for over thirty years and on June 10, 2018 celebrated twenty-seven years as Pastor of St. Mark Church of Christianity.
He has a Degree in Theology and Pastoral Counseling from Andersonville Theological Seminary in Camilla, GA. His passion is teaching the Word of God and Pre-marital and Marriage Counseling. He is a strong advocate for marriage. Pastor Tate love God and he loves people. His desire is to give instructions for godly living.
On July 10, 2010 Pastor Tate was joined in Holy Matrimony with his beautiful wife Etta Jeanne Hunt of Jackson, TN. for whom he is very grateful to God for having blessed him with another wonderful wife and First Lady. They share six kids, eleven grandkids and one great grandchild.
Pastor Tate is now the grateful pastor of a Growing and Loving Ministry at St Mark Church of Christianity!
Our God is "Amazing" to Him be all the Glory!
And to that we say Amen.