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Accomplishments of Pastor Woodrow Hayden

There is no “I” in Team, “We “are a Team


·         Removed Trustee Board

·         Disseminated Monthly Financial Reports & Account Balances

·         Obtained 501( C ) 3 & Ordained Deacons

·         Implemented GED & Tutorial Ministries (Bro. Brent Mitchell & the late Sis. Gloria Harper, Ministry Leaders)

·         Raised employees salaries & Placed Pastor George Woods on salary

·         Implemented Television Ministry on PAX 49

·         Featured National Recording Artist, Chester D. T. Baldwin and Music City Mass Choir of Austin, TX.    1900  were in attendance at the Municipal Auditorium.

·         Featured De’Netra Champ for the Women of Virtue Ministry Conference.

·         Featured National Recording Artist, Pastor Norman Hutchinson of Los Angeles, CA.

·         Held Youth Rally Against Drugs.

·         Organized Men of Valor & Women of Virtue Ministries.

·         Implemented “Feed the Hungry” Ministry.

·         In October 2005, paid out balances on rental properties

and land to Dryades Savings Bank. 

·         From August 2006 until April 2009, we gave $ 430,535.30 towards the building of the new church sanctuary and fellowship assemblywith only 28 adult members.

·         Pastor Woodrow Hayden relinquished his salary from 2006 until 2007 for the vision to come to pass.

·         July 10, 2007, construction started on new sanctuary and

fellowship assembly.

·         Featured National Recording Artist, Douglas Miller of

Cincinnati, OH and the late Pastor Timothy Wright of the Grace Tabernacle Church of God in Christ, Brooklyn, NY.

·         March 24, 2008, First Bank & Trust approved loan for $ 720,000.

·         May 31, 2009 at 5:00 pm the Star family marched triumphantly into our new sanctuary and fellowship assembly.

·         November 2, 2009, loan from First & Bank Trust was approved $200,000 to purchase properties next to church for parking lot.

·         March 14, 2010 at 5:00pm, our church’s parking lot was dedicated to the Lord.

·         The total cost for construction of new sanctuary, fellowship assembly and parking lot is $ 1.3 million. 


To God be the Glory, He alone deserves all the glory, honor and praise!

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