Our Pastor

  Pastor Leo D. Cyrus, Sr. 
Pastor Leo D. Cyrus, Sr. is the Pastor of New Hope and the Second Baptist Churches. He is married to Deloris Morris Cyrus; to that union they have three sons, Leo Jr., Michael, and Kevin. They are also the proud grandparents of seven grandchildren.

New Hope Baptist Church (1976 to present)
5856 Greenwell Springs Road
Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70806
Second Baptist Church (1983 to present)
930 North Acadian Thruway West
Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70802

President Emertius
Fourth District Baptist Association
Baton Rouge, Louisiana
1998 to 2009

- President of the Greater Louisiana Baptist State Convention
- 1st Vice President of the National Baptist Congress of Christian Education
- Member of the Federation of Churches and Synagogues
- Board Member of the East Baton Rouge Council on Aging
- Board Member of EBR Re-Development Authority
- Advisory Council Member for Eden Park Elementary School
- Former Member of the East Baton Rouge Parish School Board

Pastor's Bio