Meet The Pastor & First Lady


Pastor Sandy McClain
Pastor Sandy L. McClain, Senior Pastor of Mt. Calvary Madison shares his message of Hope, Inspiration and God’s love to bring souls to Christ. 

Pastor McClain believes the gospel can and will deliver anyone regardless of education, gender or socio-economic background. This dynamic orator reaches millions through his radio and televison ministries. Pastor McClain is a gruduate of Trevecca University and is currently pursuing a Masters Degree in Theology. Pastor McClain is a native of Nashville, Tennessee where he resides with his wife Sarah and their two sons Calvin and Quinton. He is the proud son of Carolyn Russell and the late Pastor Willie Russell.

Pastor McClain has a special calling on his life that began with his first Pastorship at the First Baptist Church Hopewell in Old Hickory, Tennessee. He developed summer enrichment programs and established the Center of Hope. He pioneered the “Day of Jubilee” for African American Churches in the community and he works with several non-profit organizations. He currently serves on the Board of Directors for Big Brothers of Nashville and was voted 2007 “New Pastor of the Year” by the  Brotherhood.

Under his leadership at Mt. Calvary, the congregation has more than quadrupled, the church is currenlty undergoing a new 1.3 million dollar Family Life Center. Pastor McClain has inspired numerous ministries that have reached thousands in theNashville area.

His television broadcast "Everyday with Pastor McClain" airs four times a week on CTN (Christian Television Network). Also, Pastor McClain appears weekly on "The Crossroads" on 760 am The Gospel. In 2011 he launched a second radio show "Up in the Air with Pastor McClain" on 880 am. The "Crossroads" carries discussions of everyday life infused with spiritual applications.

This man of God is known for his services to the church and community, he shares his vision that all of God's people are blessed and should know it. He is committed to the 3 E’s: Encouraging, Empowering and Enlightening the people of God. 
First Lady Sarah McClain
Sister Sarah McClain is a native Nashvillian, born to Lula Dunn and the late Jeroy McKinley Dunn.  Sarah is married to Pastor Sandy McClain, Senior Pastor of Mt. Calvary Missionary Baptist Church in Madison, Tennessee.  Sarah and Pastor McClain have been married for eleven years and God has blessed them with two sons, Calvin and Quinton.

A dedicated wife and mother, Sarah loves God and the Church, and has been given the Word of Knowledge to impart to the people of God according to I Corinthians 12:8.  Sarah participates in the Women’s Ministry, SHE-sisters helping each other at Mt. Calvary Madison.

Sarah believes that God has given her the gift to encourage, give confidence and support those that are poor in spirit.  She also believes that God has anointed her to speak into the lives of women according to
Titus 2:5.

Sarah has had the privilege of attending church all of her life, but has been born again and filled with the Holy Ghost for over twenty years.  She gives all praises to the Father, Son and Holy Spirit.


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