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Christopher A. Bourne  – Senior Pastor

Christopher A. Bourne, Sr. (known affectionately as “Pastor Chris”) has been Senior of Second Baptist Church since May 2019, succeeding Bishop Wm. LaRue Dillard who retired after 45 years as senior pastor.
Pastor Chris’ bold and uncompromising teaching of God’s word has challenged men and women to give their hearts to the Lord, become better servants of God, and to positively impact their homes, communities, and the world…



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 James Walker – Associate Pastor

Pastor James Walker, a native of Bamberg, South Carolina; is the sixth of ten children. He has been married to Lady Brenda Joyce Brown-Walker since 1983 and is the father of two daughters. Elder James and Sister Brenda have been faithful members of Second Baptist Church since October 1996…


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 Eric Johnson – Associate Pastor

Eric was raised in Pasadena, California where he attended and graduated from John Muir High School, lettering in football, and track and field. After graduating he attended Pasadena City College, Chapman College, and received a Certificate of Completion from Central Texas College in computer technologies…


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 Robert Craig – Elder

Elder Robert Craig was born in Columbia, South Carolina on December 4, 1933. He is the youngest of ten siblings. Elder Craig, along with his siblings, faithfully attended church every Sunday, and again during the week for Bible Study and choir rehearsals, which is where he may have tapped into his love for the drums…

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