St. John Baptist Temple Church
Rev. Benjamin E. Davis, Senior Pastor
EXEMPLIFYING THE POWER OF GOD AT WORK IN OUR HOMES, CHURCH & COMMUNITY
Rev. Benjamin E. Davis, Sr Pastor
PASTOR BENJAMIN E. DAVIS
The youngest of 10 children, Pastor Davis was raised in a Christian home and under the admonition and fear of the Lord, he has been ingrained with the qualities and characteristics of one who fears and reverences the Almighty God. Pastor Davis comes from a long line of preachers, deacons, and a Christian oriented family. He is married to Angela (Neal) Davis and to this union the Lord has blessed them with seven (7) children and 5 grandchildren.
Pastor Davis attended Roosevelt University where he received his degree in Paralegal studies. Attending Chicago Baptist Institute, Pastor Davis received his Bachelor of Arts degree in Theological Studies. Pastor Davis received his Master of Arts degree in New Testament Theological Studies from Faith Evangelical College and Seminary in Tacoma, Washington. Currently, Pastor Davis is working towards his Doctoral degree in New Testament Theological Studies from Faith Evangelical College and Seminary. Understanding the importance of holistic ministry, Pastor Davis is involved in various community, civic and religious organizations that are designed to make a positive impact upon the lives of the people.
Pastor Davis accepted his call into the Ministry on September 1, 1996 and preached his first sermon at the St. John Baptist Temple Church under the leadership of Pastor C.M. Newton, Jr,. Pastor Davis was ordained on December 10, 2000 as the Assistant to the Pastor. Pastor Davis played an intricate part of St John Baptist Temple serving as the Minister of Music, Youth Director, Christian Education Department and various other ministries. Pastor Davis is an accomplished musician with over 35 years of service.