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5th Sundays 10:00 am
Wednesdays @ 6:30pm
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Dr. Wayne P. Snodgrass, Pastor
REVEREND WAYNE PARKER SNODGRASS, a native of Huntsville, Alabama was born to Mrs. Georgia P. Snodgrass and the late Rev. Dr. H. P. Snodgrass. He was married to Evelyn Schumake for 34 years, and they had one adult son, Israel and three grandchildren.

He received his Bachelor of Arts degree from Alabama A&M University, Masters of Divinity degree from Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, Louisville, Kentucky and the Doctor of Ministry degree from United Theological Seminary, in Dayton, Ohio.

In 1986, he became Pastor of Progressive Union Missionary Baptist Church, where he is now the longest pastor in the history of the church. In an effort to strengthen the membership of Progressive Union, Reverend Snodgrass implemented a strong Christian education program. In 1994, with the completion of the family life center, sufficient space was provided to conduct additional educational and recreational ministries. There are five Bible studies conducted weekly, new Sunday school classes added yearly, and baptisms witnessed monthly.

In addition to Pastor of Progressive Union, Reverend Snodgrass is: an instructor at Huntsville Bible College, Director of Graduate Studies at Huntsville Bible College, Instructor in Progressive National Baptist Convention, Life member of Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc. and a Life Member of the N.A.A.C.P. Reverend Snodgrass is the past President of The Christian Education Congress of the Progressive National Baptist Convention. He is author of two publications: “Journey from Cancer- From diagnosis to deliverance” and “Holding on Through the Return”, which are an account of his wife’s battle with uterine cancer.

He has received numerous awards and citations which include Pi Tau Chi National Honor Society in Religion, Outstanding Young Man in America, Pastor of the Year and others. He continues to faithfully serve God, his church, and the community.


Secretary: Flora Gilstrap
Accountant: Vacant
Staff Minister: Pastor M.T. Hicks
Youth Director: Wanda Rice  
Director of Music: Min. Cleopha Pair
Director of Operations: Catherine Davis 
Director Child Development Center: Vanessea Bush  
Facilities Maintenance: Andrew Pride