The Fountain of Raleigh

About Pastor Anderson

Reverend Paul L. Anderson is the pastor of The Fountain of Raleigh Fellowship in Raleigh, North Carolina.  Prior to establishing The Fountain of Raleigh, he served for 17 ½ years as pastor of Baptist Grove Church in Raleigh, NC; and previously served as pastor of Rock Spring Baptist Church in Creedmoor, NC.


Pastor Anderson has been serving his community for many years.  He currently serves as a volunteer Chaplain for the City of Raleigh Police Department.  He also serves on the Mechanics and Farmers Bank Raleigh Advisory Board and the North Carolina State University Chancellor’s African American Community Advisory Council.  He previously served on the City of Raleigh Planning Commission and was a Leadership Council Member for the Wake County 10-Year Action Plan to End Homelessness.  He is a member of Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, and holds lifetime memberships in the NAACP and the North Carolina Central University Alumni Association.


Pastor Anderson was born and raised in Charlotte, NC, where he accepted his call and became licensed in the Gospel Ministry by the University Park Baptist Church, Charlotte, NC.  He earned a Bachelor of Business Administration degree concentrating in Management Science from North Carolina Central University (NCCU) in Durham, NC. Upon graduation, he participated in the Consumer Associate Program at First Union National Bank of North Carolina. He was later ordained by First Baptist Church, Raleigh, NC. He received a Master of Divinity degree with Christian Education from Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary in Wake Forest, NC.

Pastor Anderson is married to Tina Morris-Anderson; they have two sons: Paul L. Anderson, II and Noah J. Anderson.