Lead Pastor

Dr. Rick Blackwood

Rick Blackwood, D.D.,D.Min., Ed.D., serves as lead pastor of Christ Fellowship in Miami Florida. The emphasis of his ministry is teaching verse by verse thru books of the Bible. 

Rick holds two masters degrees and and three doctoral degrees from Grace Theological Seminary, The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, and Trinity International University. Christ Fellowship is a multicultural and international church with a membership comprised from over 70 different nationalities. 

The congregation has grown to nearly 10,000 people on the weekends in Miami and has been listed numerous times among the fastest growing and largest churches in America.  Christ Fellowship also has campuses in Cuba, Columbia, El Salvador, Jamaica.

Rick is married to Rhonda. They have two daughters, Natalie and Rebekah.