Mr. Anthony R. Booker, Minister

Brother Anthony R. Booker is a native of Maury County and resides in Columbia, TN with his wife of 35 years Sister Ira Booker.  God made them stewards over six sons:  Anthony II, Antson, Antonio, Antwan, Antres, and Antipas.  God blessed them with 13 bundles of joy in the persons of their grandchildren:  Jakarii, Aaron, Azaria, Zyarn, Qua, Jaidynn, Emmanuel, Noah, Celinda, Lawrence, Titus, Kingston, and Ke’Von God also showered down a blessing and gave them four daughters in the persons of their daughter-in-law’s Teneille, Yvonne, Kendra and Meiya.


He has been preaching for over 40 years.  He has served the following congregations under the directions of Christ:

  • New Hebrew Church of Christ in Lewisburg, TN

  • Front Street Church of Christ in Milan, TN

  • Broadway Street Church of Christ in Mt. Pleasant, TN

  • Street Evangelist for the Nashville Inner City Ministry in Nashville, TN

  • Columbia Avenue Church of Christ in Centerville, TN

  • He is presently the servant, and pulpit minister for Bird Street Church of Christ in Shelbyville, TN

  • Besides his ministerial duties, Anthony is a self-employed contractor, specializing in remolding and additions.

  • Medical and Mission Trip to Belize, Central America

God has allowed him to be educated.  Anthony received his post-secondary training at MTSU in Murfreesboro, TN; David Lipscomb University in Nashville, TN; The Nashville School of Preaching.


Anthony has taught at The Great Commission School in Nashville, TN; Teaches marriage class for congregations, Lectureships, Youth Camps and Rallies, Gospel Meetings, Family and Marriage Workshops and Marriage Counseling and Retreats.