April 13, 2019 ~ 11:00 am ~ Guest Speaker:
Pastor Calvin B. Preston
Pastor Calvin B. Preston was born and raised in Columbia, South Carolina. In 1975 he received his Bachelor of Arts degree in Theology from Oakwood University, formally known as Oakwood College; located in Huntsville, Alabama. He continued his educational endeavors at the renowned Andrews University, located in Berrien Springs, Michigan and received his Master of Arts degree in Religion with emphasis in Church Administration in 1979.
God has used Pastor Preston in the capacity of Senior Pastor, Evangelist, Community Activist, and Visionary for each church he has pastored. He served as Senior Pastor at the following Seventh-day Adventist Churches:
- Emmanuel SDA, located in Albany, GA
- Gethsemane SDA, located in Raleigh, NC
- East Market SDA, located in Greensboro, NC
- Maranatha SDA, located in Atlanta, GA
- Bethany SDA, located in Macon, GA
God has used Pastor Preston to spread the gospel message and win souls for the kingdom of God. He has held evangelistic meetings across America, Africa, Bahamas, Bermuda, Canada, England, France, Italy, New Zealand, and Scotland.
Pastor Preston currently serves as at the South Atlantic Conference of Seventh-Day Adventists.
His mottoes are “Never give up” and “I will survive”
His favorite Bible text comes from Romans 8:37: “..We are more than conquers through Jesus Christ who loves us.”
He is married to Wynona Preston, and they have three children Devon, Deneil, and Deshawn.
Date Program Featured Speaker
Sabbath, May 18, 2019 Celebration May Dr. Ron Smith
Sabbath, July 20, 2019 Celebration July Elder Godwin Mitchell
Wednesday, August 28, 2019 Celebration Mid-Week Elder Calvin Preston
South Atlantic Conference
Friday, August 30, 2019 A Walk Down
Memory Lane Former Pastors
Sabbath, August 31, 2019 Sabbath School Elder John Pooler Greensboro, NC
Sabbath, August 31, 2019 Worship Service Dr. Carlton Byrd
Breath of Life
Sabbath, August 31, 2019 Concert Centennial Mass Choir
Sunday, September 1, 2019 Black Tie Banquet Comedian Jonathan Slocumb
Los Angeles, CA