For 42 years, Dr. Bobby T. Newman has been a dedicated and successful pastor of Citizens of Zion Missionary Baptist Church, located in Compton, California.
Born in Boyton, Oklahoma, he received his early years of education in Oklahoma. After moving to Los Angeles, California at the age of 12, he continued and completed his formal years of education. A graduate of Reed Christian College, he holds a Bachelor of Theology Degree, an Honorary Doctor of Divinity and served as Dean of Students for many years.
Among the many various positions Dr. Newman has held throughout the State and National Conventions, he has served as President of the California State Baptist Convention, and Vice President of the Evangelistic Class of the National Congress of Christian Education.
For 53 years, he has been married to Charmaine Newman. A father of 6 children, grandfather of 21, and great-grandfather of 22, some of his most enjoyable and memorable moments are those spent with his family.
A servant of God whose thrust is that of saving souls as pastor, Dr. Newman has led the Citizens of Zion Missionary Baptist Church with continued progress and growth both spiritually and numerically. With 15 Administrators that consist of over 90 ministries, much has been accomplished under his leadership.
As a great gospel preacher and dynamic bible teacher, Dr. Newman is known nationally as a humble, sincere, spirit-filled, God-fearing and devoted servant of God who firmly believes, "....all things work together for good to them that love God, to them who are called according to His purpose." (Rom 8:28)
Born: February 12, 1934
Graduated from Jordan High School
Served 3 years in the United States Navy
Providence District Association
1st Vice Moderator
State: California State Baptist Convention
Vice President of the National Evangelistic
& Civic Duties
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