Our Pastor

Rev. Stanford L. Hunt, Pastor

2012 – Present

Reverend  Stanford L. Hunt was elected Pastor of Salem Gilfield Baptist Church on  Saturday, February 25, 2012.  During his Installation Service, he  received Proclamations from the Majority of Memphis, Shelby County, and the  Shelby County Board of Commissioners in which he was recognized for his  leadership skills and organizational abilities in local religious and  social organizations, and many souls have come to know Christ as a  personal Savior through the ministry of Salem Gilfield Baptist Church.     

Reverend  Stanford L. Hunt is a graduate of Morehouse School of Religion, and  American Baptist College, where he earned a Master of Divinity and  Psychology Degrees, respectively.  He is active in the community and serves as Secretary for the Memphis Baptist Ministerial Association.  He  is also a member of the African American Pastor’s Consortium, National  Progressive  Baptist Convention and National Baptist  U. S. A., Inc

Reverend  Stanford L. Hunt has ministered to a number of places including Memorial  Medical Center, Beulah, Olivet, and Connor’s Baptist Church. 

As newly elected pastor of Salem Gilfield Baptist Church, he offers a  creative vision for his congregation.  He teaches Bible Study, Sunday  School, and also provides family, marriage and youth counseling.  As Pastor, he is deeply committed to serving our community through  providing spiritual inspiration, wisdom, and guidance in preaching the  Word of Christ.

Pastor's 7th Appreciation Day



Happy 7th Appreciation Day​


May God bless you as you continue to serve as Pastor of Salem Gilfield Baptist Church. We wish you many more years of Love, Service and Fellowship. We hope that you enjoyed this special day like never before.  May God shower you with his love and manifold blessings.

With Gratitude from your Church Family
Roman 6:10

Jeremiah 3:15
“And I will give you shepherds after my own heart who will feed you with knowledge and understanding.”

Philippians 4:19

“And my God will supply every need of yours according to his riches in glory in Christ Jesus