Preach the word; be instant in season, out of season; reprove, rebuke, exhort with all long-suffering and doctrine. (2Timothy 4:2)
Rufus R. Clifford III is the local minister for the Central Church. Rufus is a native of Columbia, Tennessee and has been preaching the Gospel since 1986. He first came to Central in November of 2010. Rufus and his family have lived and worked in Missouri, Alabama and Tennessee. He and his wife, Carey, have two grown children and three grandchildren. Rufus not only preaches and teaches at Central, but also holds meetings in different parts of the country.