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Congratulations Pastor Leon McDaniels for being selected to receive the 2019 "WHW Preacher's Cup Award"

Rev. Leon McDaniels, Sr., M.A., M.Div.Pastor Leon McDaniels, Sr., a native of Oakland, California (North Oakland). He is a graduate of the Southern Marin Bible Institute and Golden Gate Baptist Theological Seminary. He earned his Masters in Divinity as well as a Masters in Community Leadership from the American Baptist Seminary of the West and is currently a candidate in their doctoral program.He became the Pastor of the Paradise Baptist Church in Oakland California in 1993 where he has served for the past 26 years. Under his leadership, Paradise has experienced tremendous growth. In 2003, Pastor McDaniels oversaw the multi-million dollar construction for a new Worship Center and in 2010 completed the development of a new Ministry, Recreation, and Business Center. The upcoming construction project he’s leading is a multi-unit affordable housing development for seniors and those with disabilities. For 26 years, Pastor McDaniels has overseen and nurtured the members of Paradise Baptist Church. The congregation has grown exponentially over the years and is making a major difference in its community.Pastor McDaniels is a nationally renowned speaker, preaching and lecturing at churches and conferences around the country.Pastor McDaniels is passionate about alleviating the impact that drugs and alcohol have had on our community and was instrumental in developing Wistar R & R Program, a residential treatment facility for men and women with substance abuse addictions. As the Executive Director, he has helped to transform the lives of countless men, women, and their families through this program.He and his wife Jackie have been married for over 30 years and have 4 children and five grandchildren.


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