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Second Baptist Church of Ypsilanti, Michigan

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The Waddles are the parents of three wonderful children: Zachary, Andrew, and Erin

Pastor & Wife Angela

Rev. George W. Waddles, Jr. accepted Jesus Christ as Lord and Savior April 11, 1976, at the Ninth Street Baptist Church in Lawrence, Kansas and was baptized there by Rev. Carl Johnson. He was licensed to preach the Gospel on December 16, 1984, at the Zion Hill Missionary Baptist Church, where his father, Rev. Dr. George W. Waddles, Sr. serves as Pastor. He was also ordained at Zion Hill Missionary Baptist Church on December 1, 1995.

                                      He earned a Bachelor’s of Arts in Psychology from 
Truman State
                                      University, a Master of Theology with a  concentration in Pastoral  
                                      Leadership from Dallas Theological Seminary and a Master of
                                      Educational Administration from Texas A&M Texarkana. He served
                                      Sunset Missionary Baptist Church of  Texarkana, Texas from
                                      October 2003 through March of 2014 as Pastor. He accepted the
                                      call to serve the Second Baptist Church of Ypsilanti, Michigan as
                                      Pastor in March of   2014.

                                     At Second Baptist Pastor Waddles has worked with ministry
                                     teams to identify a vision of “Caring For Our Community With The
                                     Compassion Of Christ.”

He has served as a lecturer and instructor in the National Baptist Congress of Christian Education, the Wolverine State Convention and Huron Valley District Association. He also served as Dean and now President of the Huron Valley District Congress of Christian Education.

Pastor Waddles has been married to his best friend and the love of his life, Angela (Rogers) Waddles for twenty-five years and the Lord has blessed them with three wonderful children: Erin, Zachary, and Andrew. 

Pastor George  W. Waddles, Jr.


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