Leroy Hill Jr. was born in Phila. Pa. He is the oldest of three siblings born to Leroy and Diane Hill (Both are deceased).


Rev. Hill is an associate Minister of the Southern Baptist Church, where is has been a faithful and committed member for 44 years. Rev. Hill has severed three generations of Pastoral Leadership. In his time of fellowship he has been assigned many tasks and with help of God has been faithful and committed in them all. Sunday School Superintendent, Youth Ministry Leader, Adult and Youth Sunday School Teacher, Trustee,  Deacon, Usher, Choir, VBS, Outreach Ministry, C.O.L.E Prison Ministry and Chosen 300 ministry feeding the homeless.
Rev. Hill was called and licensed to preach the gospel in November 2003. He has a passion to please God by teaching and Preaching His Holy Word, he has increased his knowledge by attending Geneva University for Urban Theological Studies and Manna Bible Institute.


Rev. Hill greatest Joy is to see lives Transformed through the work of the Holy Spirit.

Dr. Jonanna Bryant is currently a nurse consultant for the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services as well as an adjunct professor for Immaculata University in the Philadelphia, PA area. Dr. Bryant is married to Deland L. Bryant.

Dr. Bryant earned her Bachelors of Science in Nursing from the College of New Rochelle in 1991. In 2005, she graduated from Cairn University (aka Philadelphia Biblical University) in 2005 with a Master’s of Science in Bible. With a passion to teach others, Dr. Bryant returned to school again and attended Walden University. She received her Master’s of Science in Nursing with a focus in nursing education in 2011 and a doctor of nursing practice in 2016. 

Dr. Bryant was licensed to preach in October 2005 by Pastor Paul are Lee. She has served many positions in the churches that she served at. But her heart and passion remains to teach and preach the word of God to those who are brokenhearted, lost and need encouragement. Dr. Bryant’s life scripture is Esther 4:14 “…For such a time as this.” The Lord has called her to do a mighty work for Him and for the Kingdom of God for such as time as this. She looks forward to serving her community in many different aspects.

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Southern Baptist Church 

3550 North 5th Street

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