Dr. Don Paxton
Pastor Don Paxton has served for over 20 years as Senior Pastor here at Rosedale Baptist Church. Prior to coming to Rosedale, Pastor Don served at a sister church in Bristol and prior to that served as Senior Pastor in Cooper, TX. Pastor Don holds advanced degrees from the Criswell College in Dallas, TX, and Bethany Theological Seminary in Dothan, AL. Dr. Paxton serves on the Executive Board for the Southern Baptist Conservatives of Virginia, our state convention. He also served the SBCV as Secretary. Pastor Don served on the Board of Trustees of Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary for 10 years. This was a great honor not only for Pastor Don, but for Rosedale as well. Pastor Don is passionate about evangelism and expository preaching.