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Minister

Steven Randall Wright, American minister. Ordained to ministry Wesleyan Church, 1969. President local Young Representatives, South Carolina, 1968; founder New Life, since 1974, Men Alive Prayer Breakfast, since 1976, Orland Park Community Church, 1980, HOPES, since 1977. Member National Association Evangls., Southern Ministers Alliance, Kiwanis (various spiritual aims committees Oak Lawn club 1977-1984, Outstanding Achievement award 1979).

Background

Wright, Steven Randall was born on August 9, 1947 in Griffin, Georgia, United States. Son of Garnett A. and Ellis (Boyt) Wright.

Education

Bachelor, Center Wesleyan College, 1969;postgraduate, Northern Baptist Theological Seminary, 1976-1978.

Career

Minister youth and music, 1st Wesleyan Church, Westminster, South Carolina., 1965-1966;minister youth and music, Pickens View Wesleyan Church, Pickens, South Carolina., 1966-1967;pastor, Wesley Chapel, Greensboro, Georgia, 1967-1970;senior pastor, 1st Wesleyan Church, Savannah, Georgia, 1970-1973;senior pastor, Farnham St. Wesleyan Church, Galesburg, Illinois, 1973-1976;senior pastor, Wesleyan Community Church, Oak Lawn, Illinois, since 1976. District president Wesleyan Youth, Georgia, 1969-1971. Treasurer Southern area Wesleyan Youth, 1970-1973.

Member board ministerial standing, Georgia and Illinois, 1970-1988. Secretary, member administration board Georgia district Wesleyan Church, Inc., 1969-1973, administration board Illinois district, 1976-1980, 88. Chairman Illinois district board Evangelism and Church Growth, since 1988, secretary, since 1988.

Chairman boards mission and evangelism Board Christian Education, Georgia district, 1970-1972.

Achievements

  • Ordained to ministry Wesleyan Church, 1969.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

President local Young Representatives, South Carolina, 1968. Founder New Life, since 1974, Men Alive Prayer Breakfast, since 1976, Orland Park Community Church, 1980, HOPES, since 1977. Member National Association Evangls., Southern Ministers Alliance, Kiwanis (various spiritual aims committees Oak Lawn club 1977-1984, Outstanding Achievement award 1979).

Connections

Married Patricia Anne Wright, January 21, 1967. Children: Christopher, Kevin.

father:
Garnett A. Wright

mother:
Ellis (Boyt) Wright

spouse:
Patricia Anne Wright

child:
Christopher Wright

child:
Kevin Wright