Meet our Pastor: Kennedy Young, Jr.
An exciting and energetic preacher who loves to serve God and His people!
Pastor Kennedy Young, Jr., was born to Pastor and Mrs. Kennedy Young, Sr., the middle child of three.Â He was saved in 1988 at the First Independent Baptist Church in Corsicana, Texas.Â Later he was called to the ministry and preached his initial sermon in 1998 and was licensed onÂ May 24, 1998.
In 2000, Kennedy Young, Jr., became the Youth Pastor of St. Mark Baptist Church in Dallas and served in that capacity for four years.Â During his tenure, the youth group grew tremendously over time.
Pastor Young has preached and taught locally as well as nationally.Â Some of his invitations includes speaker for the Laymanâ€™s Division of the Galilee Griggs District Association and the Laymanâ€™s Division Noon Day of the Texas State Congress and was also a guest speaker for the Youth Division of the Old Land District Association.
A great teacher, he was an instructor with the National Baptist Congress of Christian Education.Â He has held membership in the National Baptist Convention and the North American Mission Board (N. A. M. B.) Southern Baptist Convention.
He is a 2004 graduate of Criswell College where he received his Bachelor of Arts in Biblical Studies.
Kennedy Young, Jr., was called to pastor the College Hill Missionary Baptist Church in Tyler, Texas on Wednesday, June 4, 2008.
He is an exciting and energetic preacher, who loves to serve God and His people.