Born in Albany, Georgia, in 1949, Grady Caldwell completed his public education at Albany High School in 1967. He is the central focus of a book published about Albany, integration and sports during that era, “Made or Broken” by Bill Lightle. He is the co-author of a book written about him, “To Dance With the Devil’s Daughter, God’s Restoration of the Rev. Grady Caldwell.” Read More
Reverend Carlos Barrow serves as the Assistant Pastor at New Mercy Baptist Church under the leadership of Pastor Grady Caldwell Sr., ensuring that the vision and mission of New Mercy is carried out in fidelity and in a “Spirit of Excellence.” Reverend Barrow began his service to the kingdom in Miami, Florida at New Shiloh Missionary Baptist Church.
Reverend Carmen Caldwell, affectionately called “Reverend CC”, is youth pastor at New Mercy Baptist Church. She has served in this role since the founding of the church in 2008. As youth pastor, Rev. CC, oversees all youth activities, Bible study and Sunday School curriculum, as well as regularly offering pastoral counseling to students. She also coordinates volunteer recruitment and retention for youth ministry staff.