Dr. Calvin E. Robinson JR., D.Min.


Rev. Calvin E. Robinson, Parliamentarian

Pastor Robinson is a native of the Mill Branch Community in Pamplico, South Carolina. He attended South Carolina State College where he earned a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science with a minor in Aerospace Studies and is a Distinguished Graduate of the United States Air Force ROTC. Pastor Robinson is a proud veteran of the USAF.

Pastor Robinson earned the Master of Arts degree in Procurement and Acquisitions Management from Webster University and has an earned Doctor of Ministry degree from Virginia University of Lynchburg. His doctoral dissertation is entitled: How the Church Can Edify and Encourage Youth Ages Eleven Through Fourteen to Avert Illicit Drug Activity. Dr. Robinson has also completed Summer Study at Yale Divinity School.

Dr. Robinson believes that Christian Education is vital to one's spiritual growth. As a result he teaches classes on the local and state level with the Pee Dee Baptist Association and with the South Carolina Baptist Educational and Missionary Convention. In addition, Dr. Robinson has been invited to teach as an adjunct professor for the Florence, SC location of the Interdenominational Theological Center.

Pastor Robinson believes that one should be active in the community and over the past year he has been appointed as a Fellow in Education for Florence School District 1, and he is working currently working with Poynor Adult Education to hold a GED Boot Camp at Trinity Baptist Church. In addition, Pastor Robinson is involved with various organizations that assist the elderly, people suffering from abuse, and those seeking economic empowerment.

Dr. Robinson's ministerial travels of preaching and teaching have taken him across the United States, to the Caribbean, and the continent of Africa.

Pastor Robinson states with great humility and joy that God has given him the desire of his heart by placing him as the Under-Shepherd of the Historic Trinity Baptist Church of Florence, SC.

As a Servant Leader, he challenges his parishioners to increase their personal spiritual growth through prayer, the study of God's word, and meditation. He stresses evangelizing the lost, nurturing new Christians, giving liberally to foreign and local missions, fostering Christian fellowship, and giving liberally to the church according to how God has allowed each to prosper. Pastor Robinson and his loving wife, Ann, are blessed to have three wonderful adult children: Avril, Angel, and Calvin III.

Including all Scripture, Pastor Robinson especially lives by Proverbs 3:6;

"In all thy ways acknowledge Him and He shall direct thy paths."