“On the Move” – June 2019

“On the Move” – June 2019

Pastoral Reassignments


Allegheny East Conference:

Pastor Charles Brooks, II – Martinsburg, West Virginia

Pastor Wayne Hosten – District Heights, Maryland

Pastor Geston Pierre – Associate Pastor, Church of the Oranges, Orange, New Jersey

Pastor Vernon Walters – Associate Pastor, Washington First Church


Central States:

Pastor Trevor Barnes – St. Louis Northside


Southwest Region Conference:

Pastor Cedric Belcher – Senior Pastor, Ft. Worth Grace Temple

Pastor Jordan Houston – Associate Pastor, Ft. Worth Grace Temple

Pastor S. Eliot Brooks – Shreveport Cedar Grove/Mansfield/Coushatta, Louisiana

Pastor Ester Edouard – El Paso, Texas/Las Cruces, New Mexico

Pastor Wilmore Green –Tulsa/Muskogee, Oklahoma

Pastor Morris McPherson – Amarillo/Lubbock,Texas

Pastor Carl Ming – Garland, Texas

Pastor J. Malcom Phipps – San Antonio, Texas

Pastor Shelot Pierre – Lawton, Oklahoma/Grand Prairie/Shekinah/Waxahachie, Texas


Changes in Southwest Region’s Office:

Pastors Carl Ming/Vanston Archbold – Associate Youth Directors

Mrs. Renea Whiting – Associate Education Superintendent


South Central Conference:


Pastoral Assignments – New Hires [start dates TBD]

Pastor Jason North – Associate Pastor; Oakwood University Church

Pastor Clarence Norman [from DLAP to full-time Pastor] – Phenix City/Opelika, AL


Pastoral – Reassignments [start dates TBD]

Pastor John Parker I – Daphne, AL added to Mobile Emmanuel

Pastor Deon Johnson – Memphis, TN – Word of Life

Pastor Tina Carriger – Springfield, TN – First

Pastor Nickalos Baker – Clarksville, TN added to Bowling Green/Paducah, KY


Departmental Assignments: [start dates TBD unless otherwise noted]

Chaplain Kimberly Mann – Associate Youth Director

Mrs. Freddie Williams Jenkins – Director of Women’s Ministries

Pastor Paul Goodridge – Director of Public Affairs and Religious Liberty [PARL], along with being an Associate Pastor at OUC

Mrs. Valerie Reid – Associate Treasurer/Controller [May 1, 2019]

Mr. Anthony Chornes – Director of Communications [June 24, 2019], added to Information Technology [March 1, 2019]

Mrs. Stephanie Scott – Director of Human Resources [May 1, 2019]

Adventist-laymen’s Services & Industries Director [ASI] – TBD