Robert Earl Houston is the Pastor of Mercy Seat Missionary Baptist Church of St. Louis, Missouri. Previously he served churches in Portland, OR; Fresno, CA; San Diego, CA; Nashville, TN (as Assistant Pastor); and Frankfort, KY.
Denominationally he is currently a member of the National Baptist Convention, USA, Inc., Missionary Baptist State Convention of Missouri, and the Berean Missionary Baptist District Association. He is the founder of the blog, "The Wire" at www.roberthouston.org and The Sermon Sharing Service at www.sermonsharingservice.com.
He is married to the former Jessica Georgette Anderson of Sacramento, CA. They reside in the St. Louis area with their cat, Coco.