Dr. Sherby E. Clarke
Dr. Sherby Clarke joined the Valley Stream Baptist Church family in November 2006 and resides in Long Island with his wife, Nadine and three children, Sherby, Sheradine and Shelby. Before joining VSBC Dr. Clarke served as a Pastor in New Jersey. Before migrating to the United States, he served as a pastor in rural Jamaica for many years. It was also in rural Jamaica that he began his formal seminary education, first at the Fairview Baptist Seminary, and also with the Evangelical Teacher’s Training Association, among other accredited institutions.
After migrating to the United States, he continued his studies with Andersonville Theological Seminary earning several doctoral degrees including in Theology, Ministry and Pastoral Counseling. Dr. Clarke is dedicated to the ministry of the gospel, in particular the quiet exposition of the word, and the equipping Christians for personal and mass evangelism.
Pastor Anthony Mills
Pastor Anthony Mills is a native of Jamaica, West Indies
He currently resides in Long Island, New York with his wife Paula and daughter Chrishnah. Pastor Mills was ordained on Sunday, June 29, 2009 at the Valley Stream Baptist Church by the senior Pastor, Dr. Sherby Clarke where he presently serves as the Youth Pastor.
From a very tender age Pastor Anthony was heavily involved in the service of the Lord. He accepted the Lord Jesus Christ as his personal Savior at the age of twelve. As a result of Pastor Anthony's evangelistic spirit, his deep love for the Word and his belief in the regenerating work of the Holy Spirit, several people including family and friends have accepted the Lord Jesus Christ as their personal Savior. His desire is to please the Lord by preaching the inerrant and infallible Word of God, in season and out of season. He wishes to see the lives of men and women of all ages be transformed.