Devon Ward is the Senior Pastor of Victorious Life Bible Church. Prior to the organizing of this great church, Pastor Ward served as the Pastor of Congregational Care and Outreach for 10 years at The House of Hope Atlanta where Dr. E. Dewey Smith, Jr. serves as the Senior Pastor.
Pastor Ward was born in Chicago, Illinois and lived his teenage years in Macon, Georgia. Pastor Ward currently is looking forward to starting his program to earn a Masters of Divinity Degree at Liberty University. His overall goal is to earn a Doctor of Ministry Degree.
Pastor Ward commenced his preaching ministry in August of 2003 when he was licensed to preach the Gospel at Beulahland Bible Church in Macon, Georgia under the leadership of E. Dewey Smith, Jr. Pastor Ward went through an extensive 4 year minister in training program there. After faithfully serving at Beulahland, God directed him to serve as an associate minister under the leadership of Rev. I.E. Mack at Unionville Missionary Baptist Church, where he was ordained as a minister of the Gospel. After ordination Pastor Ward served as the Senior Pastor of High Hope Missionary Baptist Church in Macon, Georgia prior his relocation to the Atlanta Metropolitan area.
Pastor Ward’s leadership in Ministry under the direction of Dr, E. Dewey Smith, Jr. has been vast and extensive. He has demonstrated a level of determination to serve every family during both the celebratory and difficult times of life. Through his efforts Pastor Ward was able to grow Outreach Ministry services to touch lives on a local, national, and international level. Pastor Ward provided administrative and pastoral leadership to over 12 ministries within the church during his tenure and his support of Pastor Smith’s vision aided in growing the church from 4000 to over 12000 members.
He has been married for over 20 years to the lovely, LaShonda T. Ward, who is his best friend. They are the proud parents of one daughter, Kamora Vontrice. Pastor Ward is excited about the opportunity to serve in the capacity of Pastor and looks forward with joy to witnessing the great things that are in store for the Victorious Life Bible Church.
All worship events are held at: Lovejoy Community Center | 11622 Hastings Bridge Road | Lovejoy, GA 30250
Relatable. Reliable. Refreshing.
Senior Pastor Devon Ward