Rev. Benjamin Carroll, M.Div.
Pastor Benjamin Carroll is a powerful and anointed messenger, teacher and speaker. His voice and unique view into Christian living offers diverse groups a meaningful lens for examining and empowering their lives. By example and edict, the foundational message that believers must be discipled, discover their purpose and live out that purpose in the earth definitively leaves many encouraged and empowered to do God’s will.
His charismatic speaking and dynamic rise in church leadership has been recognized by The Ministerial Alliance of Palm Beach County. He is also President of the Florida East Coast Baptist Associations Ministers & Deacons Northern Union. Where he gives leadership to more than five thousand church goers and Pastors in churches from as far north as Cocoa FL and as far south as Pompano Beach
Pastor Carroll pursued his secondary education at Florida Memorial University in Miami Florida, where he earned his B.A. degree. He went on to earn his Master of Divinity from Interdenominational Theological Center Morehouse School of Religion in Atlanta Georgia. He is presently a Doctor of Ministry Candidate at United Theological Seminary in Dayton Ohio with an expected completion date of December 2020. He began his professional service as the Youth Minister of New Calvary Baptist Church under Dr. Posey L. Redmond and the Historic Ebenezer Baptist Church of Atlanta where he was ordained in 1997 by the late Rev. Dr. Joseph L. Roberts Jr. He would go on to become the senior pastor of the Second Baptist Church of Starkville Mississippi and to serve as pastor of Evangelism and Missions for the New Birth Baptist Church of Miami Florida under his father in ministry Bishop Victor T. Curry. Pastor Carroll has served as the Senior Pastor of the Greater Antioch Missionary Baptist Church in West Palm Beach Florida since May 2005 and under his leadership Antioch has become an equipping station for active discipleship since 2005.
As a leader in social and civic organizations, Pastor Carroll’s professional memberships have included Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity Incorporated, and the Ministerial Alliance of the Palm Beaches, The NAACP West Palm Beach Chapter and The Children’s Defense Fund. He has served in the United States Army Reserve for more than twenty 27 years and currently holds the rank of Major in the Chaplains Corps