Rev. Dr. Robert C. Hudson
Dr. Robert C. Hudson was born the eighth of eleven children to a Baptist pastor and his wife. He has been married to Rosie Weston-Hudson for more than thirty years and they have one daughter, DeAnna R. Hudson, and two sons, Charles M. Hudson and Emmanuel J. Hudson. They also have one grandson, Caleb J. Hudson.
Dr. Hudson has served as an ordained minister for more than thirteen years. He was an ordained deacon for five years prior to that. Dr. Hudson was called as Pastor of the Paradise Baptist Church and has served in that capacity for the past ten years. He has developed and delivered programs for training Deacons and disciples. During the past fifteen years, he has developed and presented numerous seminars with topics ranging from prayer to marriage and family life. He is a Certified Instructor with the Sunday School Publishing Board and has taught classes at the local church, district, and state levels. He is a member of the Morning Star M.B.C. where he formally served as Chairman of the Deacon Board, Teacher of the Men’s Sunday School Class, Director of Missions, and many other areas. Dr. Hudson served previously as the Vice Director of the 13th District Congress of Christian Education and Assistant Secretary of the Parent Body. He was also recently appointed to the Finance Committee of the Louisiana State Convention.
Dr. Hudson received his high school education from McCall High School in Tallulah, LA. He then went on to graduate Summa Cum Laude from Southern University A&M in 1979 with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Electrical Engineering. Afterwards, he completed his Master of Science Degree in Electrical Engineering from Stanford University in 1980 and later PhD in Religious Counseling from Louisiana Baptist University in 2002.
Dr. Hudson served as an Assistant Professor in the Science and Technology Department of Southern University at Shreveport. For fifteen years, Dr. Hudson also worked as a Product and Process Design Engineer and seven years as a Manager and Director of Technology Development and Human Resource Planning and Development for Bell Laboratories, Lucent Technologies and Avaya, Inc. He is the president and owner of The Gospel Shop, LLC.