Mark Anderson served as Pastor of Lynwood from 1994-2000. After eight years of pastoring Colonial Heights Baptist Church in Jackson, Mississippi, Mark came back to Lynwood in July 2008 to serve as Pastor. He is a graduate of Baylor University and Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary. Mark previously served churches in Orlando, Florida, and Broken Arrow, Oklahoma.
Mark and his wife, Karen, have four children and three grandchildren, Evy, Liam and Lynley. Ashley is married to Kurt Lancaster, Alyssa is an elementary school teacher in Cape Girardeau, Will is a manager at Chick-fil-a, and Andrea is married to Bryan Kane and attending Liberty University.