Cedar Street, don’t we love our Pastor?!
As October is Clergy Appreciation Month, let’s take moments all month long to send him special messages sharing our thoughts with him.

Melinda Lewis

Thank you for your support. It has meant so much to me. Grace and peace and Happy Clergy Appreciation Month!

Amanda s. Montague

Thank you for being such a great example and the epitome of living a life of faith. You’re a blessing to the kingdom! I appreciate the fact that from the moment you met me, you’ve always made me feel as though I’m one of your members, and yes, Cedar Street will always be home for […]


Keep winning!

Sis. Antoinette & Deaconess Natasha (The Smith Girls)

Happy Clery Appreciation Month Pastor! You have definitely taught me how to be a better leader in church and in my professional career. We carry the 5 Star model everywhere we go. Thank you for sharing your family with us and allowing us to be unapologetically ourselves. Thank you for your leadership, the laughs, and […]

Carol E. Brown

Thank you so much for being the epitome of a great Pastor and for delivering such a powerful Word that has transformed so many lives including my own! Happy Clergy Appreciation Month!

Marilyn Williams

To my awesome, amazing, articulate, transparent and vulnerable Pastor. God created you for this season. You have ministered through your pain which helped so many us know God is able. Keep being a beacon of hope and life to the people of God. You are more appreciated than you know.

Chyrle Hamlin

Just know that you are truly appreciated even though I don’t come close. Much ❤️❤️❤️ and continue to allow God to use you. Just trying to figure out what to get the man that has it all. Trust I’ll figure it out. ❤️❤️ you Doc! That’s on 💯💯🙏🏾🙏🏾


Thank you, Pastor. This church has changed the trajectory of my life. Ever since I joined in 2017, I have not looked back. God bless you and your family.

Uncle Nate



I want to thank God for sending you to be a shepherd to his sheep.

Gina Whitaker Cannon

You truly exemplify what “weathering the storm” looks like!! Much love!! #after

Carol Bradley Cousins

I am so Grateful for Pastor Chandler 13 years ago I walked into Cedar Street. I been so Grateful every since. Every Sermon seems like he is talking straight to me. My Grandmother said God is speaking to you dear through this man the message is yours. RIP Granny. I am still getting this message […]

Satara Woodson

Happy Clergy Appreciation Month Pastor Chandler! Thank you for living a transparent life, always reminding us that; God is still good. The example you set makes life and the Bible so teachable. The way you love and honor God is contagious. I love you big brother and appreciate you every day for all you are […]

Tara Harding

Thank You, Thank You Pastor for pouring into me with your Word, your Guidance and LOVE!!! MY PASTOR BETTER THAN YOURS!!!!!❤️❤️❤️

Anne Pearl

Just want to say Happy Clergy Appreciation day and thank you to the most awesome (🤣) Pastor I know. You always go above and beyond in all that you do. You PREACHHHHHHH like a crazy man every Sunday. May God continue to hold you in the hollow of His hand giving you wisdom and power […]

Vernita Coleman

I want to say happy clergy appreciation day to the best pastor i have known, my pastor Dr Chandler is the best and I thank god for him. I can say this because I am a witness to what he is called to do for me and and my family. Thank you Pastor C you […]

Beverly Jefferson

I want to say Happy Clergy Appreciate to the best Pastor I’ve ever seen. January 1,2023 was the best day of my life, that’s the day I joined your great church. I loss my husband of 45 yrs on 8/1/2022, and I want to tell you I thank you for giving me the words that […]

Paul and Rhonda Sepulveda

Pastor Dr. Anthony Chandler, My name is Rhonda Sepulveda from the Furniture Capital of the World “High Point, North Carolina”. I just couldn’t let this opportunity pass by without letting you know how much I appreciate you and the Cedar Street Family. I not only am blessed each Sunday in Cedar Space, but also every […]

John Hamm

Pastor you’re a awesome man an I appreciate how you pour into my life spiritually God bless you and I appreciate you 👏🏾

Lisa May

Pastor Chandler Thank u for everything that God is leading u to do.And for ur peoples… Stay focused and keep ur mind on Jesus. Stay focused blessed and grounded to ur Pastor and to the man upstairs as Jesus Christ

Deadra Spivey

Pastor Chandler Thank you for everything that God is leading you to do for your people.. stay focus blessed and grounded 🙏🏾

Toya Jones

Pastor Chandler!!!!!!! You don’t have no idea how much you and your family hold a very special place in my heart. Your journey has touched my heart so deeply and I pray that God will continue to bless you and keep you and may be face shine upon you and be gracious unto and give […]

Allison Rice Crosby bud

Pastor Chandler, I would like to express my sincerest gratitude and appreciation for your commitment to CSBC, God, family, the community and beyond. The preached Word you impart in us is powerful and has been invaluable to my growth in Christ. My 1 year anniversary as a new member is approaching. I could not be […]

Kimlyn Greene

Hello Pastor,I just wanted to say thank you for all you have done for me even when I wasn’t a member. I pray for strength for you and your family through this season of grief. My mom just loves you and she’s is one of your biggest cheerleaders lol. Thank you for being a friend […]

Jackie Bullock

Pastor I absolutely love you to pieces! You are truly a brilliant man of God, quirky, funny, caring, giving and more! Every break you get is so well deserved but I have one issue with you…..the Esther cliffhangers!😂 Proud member of CSBC under the best Pastor on this side of Heaven!

Carolyn Jarvis

Thank you for your kind words and thoughtful kindness.

Rolert Christian

Thanks for all you do to make Cedar Street Baptist Church the encouraging and faith building place it is!