Reverend Larry E. Campbell
“There is no growth without challenge, and there is no challenge without change.” – Warren Wiersbe
The Reverend Larry E. Campbell serves as our Senior Pastor. Before assuming the pastorate of FAME, Pasadena he served as the Senior Pastor of St. Paul A.M.E. Church, San Bernardino for over eight years. He is also noted as the founding Pastor of Grace A.M.E. Church in Temecula, CA where he served for over six years. Reverend Campbell is a native of Jacksonboro, South Carolina.
Pastor Campbell enjoys a blessed marriage to Melinda G. Campbell, a talented woman in her own right; they have been married for over 28 years. They are especially proud of their beloved son, Terrence Lamar Campbell, a 2011 graduate of Morehouse College and now serve as an editor at Hallmark Cards in Kansas City, MO.
As an ordained Itinerant Elder in the A.M.E. Church, Pastor Campbell has earned a Bachelor of Science Degree in Criminal Justice and a Master of Arts Degree in Human Resources from National University. He completed his Masters of Divinity Degree at Azusa Pacific University (Haggard School of Theology) in Azusa, CA. Pastor Campbell is presently attending United Theological Seminary (Dayton, OH) in pursuit of a Doctorate of Ministry with an emphasis in Leading Church and Community Renewal.
Pastor Campbell strongly believes that TEACHING plus PREACHING equals HEALING. He is committed to saving souls, spreading the good news of the gospel through the preached word, and administering to the spiritual, intellectual, physical, emotional, and environmental needs of God’s
people. To God be the Glory!
Steward Board Meeting ~ The presence of all Stewards is requested on Tuesday, February 10, 2015, at 6:30p.m.
Senior Ministry’s African American History Luncheon ~Tuesday, February 10th,
11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.As we reflect on our African American history, we find it important to take time to recognize and honor the giants on whose shoulders we stand as we strive to keep moving forward. Guest presenters Kernola Arnold and Samella Yarbrough will share a repertoire of “Negro Spirituals” and historical facts. Inspirational background music provided by James Ross. You are invited to join us for this moving experience as we enjoy good food, fun, fellowship and helpful information. Juanita West-Tillman
“Walking the Community” The Sunday school is sponsoring “Walking the Community”, inviting our neighbors to our church and Sunday School. If interested, we will meet at the church on Saturday morning, February 14th. We will walk from 7:00 am until 8:00 am, circulating a flyer, from door to door. Come out and be a part of reaching out to our community. Please contact Linda Wright at (818) 216-3051 or Debbra Bourne with questions.
Trustee Board Meeting ~ The presence of all Trustees is requested on Tuesday, February 17, 2015, at 6:30p.m.
Speaking Engagement: Pastor Campbell will be delivering the word at Brown Memorial AMEC, located at 1281 Sunset Blvd. Pasadena, CA on February 22, 2015 at 4:00 p.m.; for their evening program. All officers, choir, usher boards, and members are encouraged to attend.
Official Board Meeting – February 24, 2015 6:30 P.M.
February 10, 2015, 6:30P.M. – Steward Board Meeting
February 17, 2015, 6:30P.M. – Trustee Board Meeting
February 18, 2015 – Ash Wednesday
February 21, 2015, 9:00A.M. – WMS Area Meeting Hosts
February 22, 2015, Sunday School Black History Program
February 22, 2015, Rev. Campbell’s Speaking Engagement
February 24, 2015, 6:30P.M. – Official Board Meeting