Our Pastor

Pastor Randall Love was born December 4, 1964, in Louisiana, Missouri.  He was born again on September 17, 1972, at Calvary Baptist Church in Bowling Green, Missouri.  As a junior in high school, he was called to the ministry.

On August 20, 1983, Randall Love and Julie Stuerman were married.

In May of 1987, Pastor Love graduated from Fairhaven Baptist College with a B.A. in Pastoral Theology.

In September of 1987, Pastor Love moved to Jefferson City, Missouri, and began evangelistic work to start a church.  He held the first service of Old Paths Baptist Church on October 11, 1987.  Old Paths Baptist Church was formally chartered and organized in the fall of 1988.  In the spring of 1989, the church moved to their own property and began an extensive building program.  On February 25, 1994, their daughter Tiffany was born.  He oversaw the Lord’s work at Old Paths Baptist Church from its beginnings in a meeting room at the local Best Western Motel to the completion of a new church building on its own property resigning as Pastor in June 1998 as the Lord led.

In July of 1998, Pastor Love moved back to Chesterton, Indiana, to serve as Dean of Students at Fairhaven Baptist College until August of 2005.

After 7 years of faithful service, he came to Anchor Baptist Church in August of 2005, to serve as Assistant Pastor.  On June 3, 2012, Pastor Love became the senior pastor of Anchor Baptist Church.