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About the Pastor

Pastor Rodney Robinson is a native of Bronx, New York. He was raised in a Christian home, under the guidance of his parents Leonard and Patricia Robinson. He accepted Jesus as his personal savior at an early age.


In 1994, while living in San Diego, California, he was ordained as deacon of Greater Victory Baptist Church by Pastor G.A Williams, Senior Pastor. While serving at Greater Victory, he lead devotion along with fellow deacons and taught Teen Boys Sunday School.


In 1996 Pastor Robinson and his wife Lady Christine Robinson moved to Norfolk, Virginia, to be closer to his hometown and to raise their family. Pastor Robinson and his wife Lady Christine, are blessed to be happily married for 26 years. From this holy union, they have three children Rodney Jr., Roderick, and Ramilah. It was in 1997 that Pastor Robinson accepted the call to preach the gospel.


In 1999, Pastor Robinson began working in the Outreach Ministry at Tidewater Bibleway Temple. Through the Prison Ministry there, he began sharing the gospel with those incarcerated.


In 2005, he was ordained as Elder at the 48th Holy Convocation of Bible Way Church Worldwide, Inc. in Richmond, Virginia. Pastor Robinson has completed numerous courses in biblical studies and Christian leadership.


In 2006, after submitting himself to a series of rigorous courses focused on Christian leadership, he received the leadership development series certificate of completion from Tidewater Bible College in Virginia Beach, Virginia.

In 2009, Pastor Robinson earned his bachelor of business administration with a concentration in general management from Bryant & Stratton College where he was also named the valedictorian of his graduating class.


In addition, he holds the certified business professional (CBP) designation from the International Business Training Association. Pastor Robinson completed his MBA in finance from Strayer University in 2011. He is currently a visiting professor at a university in San Diego, CA.

As a member of Tidewater Bible Way Temple under the leadership of the senior pastor Apostle Michael Rogers, Pastor Robinson served as Associate Pastor, Director of the church's New Beginnings Ministry, and Christian Education instructor.


In November 2019, Pastor Robinson was selected to be the Senior Pastor of New Assurance Baptist Church. Now in his first year as Senior Pastor, Pastor Robinson is excited about this new season for the ministry.


New Assurance Baptist Church is a church on the move advancing the Kingdom of God. Pastor Robinson counts it an honor to serve the finest church in San Diego. 


From the banking industry to the telecommunications field, to the church house, Pastor Robinson has shown himself to be a consummate leader, motivator, and coach. He is humbled and at the same time, excited about serving God's people.


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