Baptist and Reflector
BRENTWOOD — The African American Fellowship of the Tennessee Baptist Convention honored its president and first lady — Robert L. West Sr., and his wife, Jeanette — during its annual meeting held during Summit at Brentwood Baptist Church on Nov. 15.
West, pastor of Kingdom Center Ministries Church in Memphis was cited “in honor and appreciation for your valuable contributions in the planting, advancing and developing African American churches in Tennessee with the Tennessee Baptist Mission Board, State and National African American Fellowships.”
Mrs. West was recognized for “her tireless efforts in promoting the values and goals of the Tennessee Baptist Mission Board and her pioneering achievements in the Tennessee Woman’s Missionary Union.”
“Pastor West, and his wife have been stalwarts in the state of Tennessee and to Tennessee Baptists,” said Thomas Bester, African American church relations specialist for the Tennessee Baptist Mission Board. [Read more…]