Meet Our Pastors

Johnson Lane Baptist Church Pastor
Pastor Alton Alexander was born and raised in the Panama Canal Zone and came to the United States in September of 1975. He surrendered to the call of the ministry while serving in the United States Air Force in June of 1985.  He then served as the Associate Pastor at Johnson Lane Baptist Church from 2006 to 2009. Alton retired as a Warrant Officer from the Nevada Army National Guard in 2009 with 20 years of military service.  He continued working, preaching and sharing the gospel message in the Middle East (Afghanistan) for over six years.  From July 2016 until March 2023 he was called to full-time pastoring at the Faith Baptist Church in Yerington, Nevada where he preached, taught, and shared the gospel message of salvation that is in Christ Jesus.

Alton completed ministry training including general studies and biblical studies at the School of the Ozarks in Point Lookout, Missouri in 1976.  He then went on to complete biblical studies at the Citadel Bible College in Sacramento, California from 1986 to 1988.  Alton then attended the New Light Missionary Baptist Church in Paso Robles, California for biblical studies from 1997 to 2003.  In 20017, Alton obtained his Bachelors of Science degree in Business Management from Morrison University in Reno, Nevada.

Alton and his wife Anne reside in Fernley, Nevada and have 3 amazing children and 7 wonderful grandchildren.

Pastor Beliefs

The deity of Jesus Christ

A divine character or nature, especially that of the supreme being.

The resurrection of Christ
The virgin birth
The blood atonement
The substitutionary sacrifice of Christ for our sins
The total depravity of mankind
Salvation by grace and faith alone, apart from works
The physical ascension of Christ
The visible and physical return of Christ
The eternal security of the believer
The trinity
The belief in the pre-tribulation rapture of the church

Our Services

Sunday School (Adults) - 9:45 a.m.

Sunday School (Children) - 9:45 a.m.

Sunday Worship - 11:00 a.m.

Sunday Bible Study - 3:00 p.m.

Wednesday Service - 3:00 p.m.

Women’s Bible Study - 3rd Thursday of the month - 11:00 a.m.

Communion Service - 2nd Sunday of every Month

Reach Us

Phone: 775 267-9590

Email: [email protected]

1581 Johnson Lane
Minden, Nevada 89423

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