by Robert Earl Houston
Bishop W.H. White, Sr., pastor of the Emmanuel Baptist Church, Kansas City, Missouri, went home to be with the Lord today, December 25, 2012. Homegoing services are pending. Below is a bio from his website, http://www.whwhiteministries.com that has biographical information:
Bishop W.H. White, Sr. has been in the ministry of Jesus Christ for over 53 years. He is the pastor of the Emmanuel Church located at 920 Olive Street, Kansas City, Missouri for 50 years, for the Spirit of the Lord has been with him as well as upon him. The Holy Spirit ministering through Bishop W.H. White, Sr. has truly blessed our membership of God.
Pastor White received his Bachelor’s Degree and a Master’s Degree from the Oklahoma Baptist School of Religion, Lawton, Oklahoma. He also received an Honorary Doctorate Degree from Morris Booker Baptist College, Demott, Arkansas. Pastor White served as the Moderator of the St. Paul District in Oklahoma 4 years.
He served the New Era District Association as Moderator for 3½ years. Pastor White served as President of the Missouri Progressive State Convention for 7 years, during which he led the state members to purchase 130 acres of land in Sedalia, Missouri. He led the Convention in building a camp, which accommodates up to 100 people over night. Bishop W.H. White has traveled to many foreign countries. There are many other accomplishments that the lord has blessed through the ministry the Lord has given to Bishop W.H. White that have surely come to pass.
Bishop W.H. White is married to Elect Lady, Mrs. Saundra J. White, who works with our Pastor in the ministry that the Lord had divinely assigned unto them. The Emmanuel Church has various outreach ministries. The Emmanuel Church has been broadcasting live over the radio station KPRT, now for 45 years. Happy is the man that has his quiver full, Bishop WH White Sr. & Saundra White has 18 amazing children. God is truley awesome.
Mostly important is Bishop W.H. White Sr. is a Born Again Baptized Believer, A Disciple of Jesus Christ. He is yielded to the leading and guiding of the Holy Spirit. He is not ashamed of the Gospel of Jesus Christ as he preaches, teaches, exhorts, prophecies and expounds on the Word of God, and ministers as the Holy Spirit of God speaks through him. To sum it all up he is grateful and humbled just to be a part of what God is doing, for God alone, is Worthy of all our praise, honor, and glory.
Our Pastor & Bishop W.H. White Sr., a true man of God.