Biography of Pastor T.C. Johnson
Pastor T.C. Johnson is the son of Helen Fuller and
the late L.C. Johnson. He is also the grandson of the late Joe Cephas and Mary Fuller.
He was born and reared in rural Pike County, Alabama, where he attended public school
and is a 1971 graduate of Goshen High School.
Pastor Johnson joined the U.S. Army in 1972 and served his country for over 21 years.
During his military career, he received numerous recommendations, awards and decorations,
which include: seven Good Conduct Medals, the Army Achievement Medal, the Army Commendation
Medal, the Meritorious Service Medal, the German Army Missile Award, and Instructor
of the Year Award. His distinguished service record was acknowledged when he was
awarded the distinguished "Legion of Merit." He was also inducted into the Historical
and Prestigious Sergeant Morale's Leadership Club with lifetime membership.
Pastor Johnson is a graduate of the United States Army Sergeants Major Academy and
Command Sergeants Majors Course at Ft. Bliss, Texas; Distinguished Graduate of the
United States Army Missile and Munitions Center Leadership Course at Redstone Arsenal,
Alabama; graduate, Cross Cultural Communication Courses at Fort Walton Beach, FL,
Wright Patterson Air Force Base in Dayton, Ohio; graduate, Seventh Armored Infantry
School at Bad Tolz, Germany; qualified, "Air Assault at the One Hundred and First
Airborne," Air Assault Division, Ft. Campbell, Kentucky. Pastor Johnson retired active
duty on July 1, 1994, as the Command Sergeant Major of the 87th Corps Support Battalion,
24th Infantry Mechanized Division, Ft. Stewart, Georgia.
Pastor Johnson's civilian education includes: Courses of study in Ancient History
and Bible Literature at Maryland University in Europe; Philosophy and Music at St.
Leo College; Psychology, Social Problems at Hopkinsville College; and Sociology at
Hartfort College. He is a former student of Theology at the Huntsville Baptist Institute
and a graduate of Athens State College receiving a Bachelor of Science degree in
Liberal Arts with an emphasis on Religion.
Pastor Johnson is a graduate of Athens State University and Beeson Divinity School
- Samford University in Birmingham, Alabama. Pastor Johnson has served as the leader
of the St. Luke Missionary Baptist Church - "At Calvary Ministries" for over 25 years.
Under the Hand of God through the leadership of Pastor Johnson, the church has witnessed
the most progressive increase in the history of its existence.