West Lake Baptist Church of Doyline has called Gerald L. Palmer to be their new pastor.
After leaving the area for almost 40 years of ministry, God has led him back to the area where it all started.
Bro. Gerald is a 1972 graduate of Doyline High School, where he played baseball and basketball. He also played American Legion baseball in Minden.
He is also the new head baseball coach at Doyline High School.
Bro. Gerald has earned a B.A. in Education, Master in Psychology and a PH.D in Biblical Studies.
He has been a pastor for 34 years, having served two pastorates in south Shreveport and Dallas.
Bro. Gerald has been married to Julia White Palmer for almost 38 years. They have four children and two grandchildren in the Dallas area.
"Julia and I are excited to be part of West Lake Baptist Church and back in Webster Parish. God is already doing some great things at West Lake. I hope you will visit us soon." Bro. Gerald said.