LibertyBR Podcast

Biography

April 7, 2020

Pastor Robert Maxie was born in  Baton Rouge and graduated from  Capitol High School. He completed  nine deployments including three in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom and Operation  Enduring Freedom. He attended the University of Maryland College as well as Grace  Bible College and later graduated from The Naval School of Health Sciences with a certification  in Substance Abuse Counseling. He then went on to complete internships in both Italy and Chicago. He’s served  all over the world from Germany, to Korea and his last command, The Naval Health Clinic New England where he  served as the Navy’s Substance Abuse Continuing Care Coordinator for northern New England.

After  returning  home he joined  the Baton Rouge  Traumatic Loss Outreach  Team with the goal to help  give grieving families emotional  first aid. He is a member of the  American Legion and the Disabled Veterans  Association (DAV), an organization of veterans  helping veterans. Being a disabled veteran himself,  it was important to continue to find ways to serve  when he arrived home. He is a Certified Clinical Supervisor  with over ten years of experience training counselors in the  field of Substance Abuse.

Pastor Maxie is the former Director and founder of  Crossroads Recovery Ministry and served on pastoral staff as a Christian  Counselor at Heartsease Family Life Church, currently Encounter Church.

He and Aminga  married in 1999,  and have 6 great  kids together and two beautiful grandchildren.  His calling in life is in helping others through  the hardest times of their life. It was through this calling that Liberty Church was born.   

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