Micheal Pardue was called to First Baptist Icard on January 13, 2013 and began his ministry there on February 17. He and his wife, Rachel, have three sons, Elijah, Jason and Kyle and three daughters, Kristen, Addelyen and Lilyanna. Dr. Pardue is native of Taylorsville, NC where he grew up at East Taylorsville Baptist Church. He was baptized in 1995 and answered the call in to vocational ministry at 13.
Dr. Pardue holds a B.A. in Theater Arts from Gardner-Webb University in Boiling Springs, NC and a M.C.M. from the T. Walter Brashier Graduate School at North Greenville University in Greer, SC, and an Ed.D. from Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary.
In November of 2009, he was elected Vice-President of the Baptist State Convention of North Carolina’s Pastor’s Conference, to BSCNC Board of Directors in 2010 and to the BSCNC Executive Board in 2013. Micheal also writes book reviews for the Biblical Recorder.