Dr. Carl Johnson is a recently retired educator who taught in public
school for 9 years and then at Arlington Baptist College/University for
just over 40 years with advanced degrees in music, bible, and
He has been a Sunday school teacher for over forty years and served as
a minister of music for almost 40 years. As an ordained minister for
over 20 years, he has also served as both a pastor of discipleship and an
associate pastor. In addition to currently serving as the music director
at Shady Grove, he also teaches one of the adult Sunday School classes.
He and his wife Diana will celebrate their 50 th wedding anniversary in
June. They have five children and seven grandchildren. His life verse is
Psalm 119:112. “I have inclined my heart to perform thy statutes alway
even unto the end.”