Bishop Milton M. White Sr.
Bishop Milton M. White, Sr. exemplifies the hallmark characteristics of a devoted shepherd as noted in I Samuel 16:18. Proving brave and fearless against every challenge to meet a need, strong in faith, character and compassion, he has good judgment concerning that over which he is steward, and the Lord is with him as the favor of God is evident in all that he sets his hands to do.
Bishop White is the son of the late Roosevelt and Maethaniel White. A preacher since the early age of 11, even as a young boy Milton White had an intimate relationship with the Lord and the ability to clearly hear the voice of God. As a child preacher, under the tutelage of his grandfather, the late Rev. N. H. James of Duncan, Oklahoma, he was given a strong foundation for the word and love for the Lord’s church. Later, the late Rev. Adam Daniels of Houston, Texas, helped the young preacher mature in his leadership skills and he was ordained in ministry in 1974.
While serving as Senior Pastor at his former church, Bethel Baptist Church of Freeport, Texas, Rev. Milton M. White became a part of the Full Gospel Baptist Church Fellowship. In 1996 he was elevated to the office of Bishop. Throughout this time of God moving in his life he earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Religious Education. He also married his wife of 40 years, Elder Patricia A. White, and became a father to their three children: Shuwana White-Leonard, Shamira Williams and Milton M. White, Jr., and is affectionately known as “PaPa” to thirteen grandchildren. Bishop White understands the importance of and therefore provides for building healthy families. Healthy families are the key to strong families churches in the community.
Bishop White served as the first State Overseer and State Bishop of Texas. Since 2002 he has served as the Regional Bishop of the Western Pacific Region, which consists of Northern & Southern California, Arizona, Nevada, Hawaii, Alaska, Utah, Oregon and Washington under the leadership of Bishop Paul S. Morton, Sr.
Bishop Milton M. White Sr. is the divinely appointed visionary of the Victory Bible Church located in Pasadena California, one of the largest black community churches in the San Gabriel Valley area. There he has served faithfully and unselfishly for 14 ½ years, providing him opportunity to build leaders and laypeople, equipping every believer with the Word of God. He has a passion to help people at all levels of discipleship to fully understand and fulfill their purpose in God, experience prosperous living, and to walk in victory.
As a “Father” to many sons and daughters in ministry, and now Shepherd of Victory Bible Church, the evidence and impact of the leadership of Bishop Milton M. White, Sr. is unmistakable. He provides opportunities for growth encouraging individuals to seize every occasion to become fruitful through “Next Level Studies” for the mature believer; and Performing Arts Spring Session; and Character Enrichment & Educational Development for the young believer. Through Family Enrichment Night, a weekly bible fellowship, he provides powerful yet practical life application tools. Bishop White also provides conferences, seminars and other instructional opportunities to challenge and promote personal and leadership development.
Elder Patricia Ann White was born to the late Pastor Adam Daniels and April Mae Daniels-Jackson. She is the wife of Bishop Milton M. White, Sr., whom she has devoted her love for 40 years. She is also the mother of three and the grandmother of thirteen.
Elder White is a graduate of Massey Business College and continues her education to pursue a degree in Biblical Counseling. She delivered her official message on February 18, 1996 at Bethel Baptist Church in Freeport Texas. In 2001, at Victory Bible Full Gospel Church, she was ordained as an Elder.
Elder White is a graduate of Massey Business College and continues her education to pursue a degree in Biblical Counseling and her Realtor State License. She delivered her official message on February 18, 1996 at Bethel Baptist Church in Freeport Texas. In 2001, at Victory Bible Church, she was ordained as an Elder.
Along with her husband, Elder White graciously and humbly serves the people of Victory Bible Church in Pasadena, California. She is a member of VBC/Elder’s Council Staff. She is actively involved in our Prayer & Women’s Ministries. She is also a Counselor at the church.
Elder White has shaped many at various conferences and retreats through her dynamic preaching and teaching ministries. She is an Encourager to those who are emotionally and spiritually challenged. Aside from her unselfish service to ministry, Elder White enjoys spending serene quality time with God in prayer. She also enjoys spending time with her grandchildren, bowling, theatrical plays, movies and traveling.
Her motto is “Pray, Praise, and Press to receive all that God has for you!”
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