Pastor Roscoe D. Robey, a native of Franklin, Kentucky is the Senior Pastor of 7th Avenue Community Missionary Baptist Church.  

He is married to the former Vanessa R. Brown and together they are the proud parents of one child.

Pastor Robey was first called into the Gospel Ministry in December 1990, and he preached his first sermon along with being licensed in April 1991 at Middleton First Baptist Church in Middleton, Kentucky.


  • In October 2016, Pastor Robey earned a Bachelor of Arts in Pastoral Leadership 

       from Ohio Christian University.

  • In October 2019, Pastor Robey earned a Master of Business Administration Degree

       from Ohio Christian University.

  • In October 2019, Pastor Robey earned a Master of Arts Degree in Pastoral Leadership

       from Ohio Christian University.

Member of the Ohio State Interfaith Council.

He served in the following areas:

  • President of EUMBA Congress of Christian Education from 2012 -2019.

  • Recording Secretary of Columbus Baptist Pastors' Conference & Vicinity and a member of The Ohio State University African American Clergy Advisory Board from 2012-2018.

  • Dean of the Union District Congress of Education from 1995 - 1998. 


He attended Bible Seminary at 'Faith Bible Institute' in Monroe, Louisiana where he earned his degree in Old & New Testament and Theology Studies in 2007. 

He also completed and received his teacher’s certification from the National Baptist Convention, USA, Inc. 

In 2009 he was elected and served as President of the Union District Congress of Christian Education up until he accepted his present call in August 2009 as pastor of 7th Avenue Community Missionary Baptist Church in Columbus, Ohio.




Pastoral Objective:

To evolve our church to disciple and be a maker of disciples that will cultivate Kingdom growth.