Rusty Smith is the Senior Pastor of Mikado Baptist Church in Macon, Georgia. Pastor Smith and his family began their ministry at Mikado in September of 2001 and have enjoyed the incredible blessings of God both numerically and spiritually during these years.
Pastor and his wife Lisa have been married and have served in ministry together since 1987. They have two children, Scott and Joy. Previously, Rusty and Lisa served the Lord for over 14 years in the area of youth work, where they were used of God as they invested their lives in the lives of teenagers.
Pastor Smith graduated from Tennessee Temple University in 1987 and majored in Pastoral studies. During his college years, he was a summer evangelist with Neighborhood Bible Time, worked at the Wilds camp as a counselor, and served as student body chaplain. He also has a Master of Arts in Ministry degree from Piedmont International University and an Honorary Doctorate degree from Pensacola Christian College. Pastor Smith has a private pilot’s license and enjoys golfing, and hunting.