Dr. Henry W. Roberts Jr.
Henry W. Roberts, Jr., through divine guidance, has obtained a Bachelor
of Fine Arts Communication as well as a Master of Divinity. Early in
Pastor Roberts ministry, God led him to become a home missionary where
he began planting churches wherever the Lord would lead. He co-founded
the Kelly Land Baptist Church in Alexandria, LA. After the
establishment of this body, he was sent to Flomington, Alabama and
founded the Flomington Baptist Church.
Seeing the desperate need of a youth ministry in
the area, he became the Dean of Students and Campus Minister at Southern
Normal High School in Brewton, Alabama. After obtaining tenure there,
he was called to a larger campus at the Piney Woods Country Life School
in Mississippi where he was able to serve once again in the same
Years later, the Lord moved Pastor Roberts back to
Mobile. Still under divine guidance, Pastor Roberts started a small
Bible study in the home of a friend. This act of obedience led to the
establishment of the Word of Life Community Church where on July 18,
1992, the church held its first worship service with 11 people in
Today Pastor Roberts pastors the same Word of Life
Community Church now with over 200 faithful in attendance. He is a
renowned teacher and speaker with a radio ministry that reaches out to
thousands in the Mobile and surrounding areas.
Pastor Roberts is supported and accompanied by his
loving and devoted wife, First Lady Sherry Roberts, and son Jeremy. The
Roberts are welcome another divine addition to their family.