The Reverend James Isaac, III, is a native of Durham, NC. He is the son of Mr. James Isaac, Jr. and the late Mrs. Annie B. Isaac. He was licensed to preach the Gospel and ordained by the New Bethel Missionary Baptist Church of Durham. Pastor Isaac was educated in the Durham Public Schools System. He is a graduate of North Carolina A & T State University, Greensboro, NC, with a BS Degree in Computer Science. Reverend Isaac has furthered his studies at Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary and Shaw University Divinity School.
He is a former member of the Board of Directors of the National Christian Student Leadership Consultation and the Association of Christian Student Leaders. He served as Second Vice-¬‐ Moderator and Executive Board Member of the Wake Missionary Baptist Association. He served on the Board of Directors of Method Day Care Center, Inc.
Reverend Isaac served as a member of the Minister’s Council of the General Baptist State Convention of NC and the Special Assistant to the National Director of the National Baptist Student Union.
Currently Pastor Isaac serves as the Moderator and Executive Board Member of the East Cedar Grove Missionary Baptist Association. He is the former pastor of the First Baptist Church, Chinquapin, NC and the Oberlin Baptist Church, Raleigh, NC. Reverend Isaac currently serves as pastor of the New Hope Granville Missionary Baptist Church in the Berea Community, Oxford, NC.
Pastor Isaac is married to the former Cheryal Blount. They are the proud parents of three children, Jasmine Renee, James, IV, and Jessica Irene.
Mt. Vernon MBC
St. Johns MBC
First Community MBC
Lawson Chapel MBC
First Female Moderator
Cedar Grove MBC
Union Chapel MBC
Shady Hill MBC
Mt. Calvary MBC
Acting Moderator 1895