Pastor James Walker

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.
On November 10, 2019 he was appointed as an associate Pastor by Senior Pastor Christopher A. Bourne, Sr.
Pastor Walker is a born-again, Spirit baptized believer in Jesus Christ. He accepted the divine call to the Christian Gospel Ministry in July of 1997 He was publicly catechized and licensed as an Elder on April 11, 1999 and ordained on November 20, 2011 by then senior pastor Bishop William La Rue Dillard of Second Baptist Church.
Pastor Walker attended Pasadena City College and earned an AA degree in Printing Management from Los Angeles Trade Technical College. He continued his education at the Pasadena Institute of the Bible.
Pastor Walker has served as Associate Director of Christian Evangelism, Instructor in the Academy of Biblical Studies, and a Church School Teacher. He has served on SBC’s Prison Ministry and as a Chancel Assistant to Pastor Bourne, and has accepted preaching engagements when requested by Pastor Bourne.