Rev. Joshua M. Walker
The Reverend Joshua Mikel Walker, A native of Sussex County, VA and his twin brother Jonathan Mikel Walker was born on April 12, 1995 to Reverend Antonio L. Walker and Darlean R. Whiting. Joshua preached his trail sermon at the age of 9 on December 14, 2004 at Cuffie Chapel A.M.E Zion Church located in Dendron, Virginia.
Rev. Walker is a 2013 honor graduate of Sussex Central High School in Sussex, Virginia. He is a 2018 graduate of Livingstone College in Salisbury, North Carolina where he majored in Religious Studies. He is currently pursing a M. Div Degree at Samuel Dewitt Proctor School of Theology in Richmond, VA.
In July of 2016, he was ordained as a Deacon by Bishop Seth O. Lartey at the 150th Annual Session of the Virginia Conference. In October of 2018, he was ordained as a Elder by Bishop W. Darin Moore. Rev. Walker served on the preaching staff at Zion Southampton A.M.E. Zion Church in Courtland, Virginia under the leadership of Rev. Dr. C.A. Eason. Rev. Walker has preached numerous occasions and looks forward to many more. Since beginning his ministry he is honored to have been able to sit under great leadership and learn from teachings of his Presiding Elder and other ministers also. These amazing powerful preachers are a huge influence and help keep pushing him to be the best young man and preacher that he is capable of.
He is a youth advocate and wants to see that church continue to succeed. He loves the Lord and knows that if it was not for HIM he would be like a ship without a sail. Rev. Walker is the Pastor of St. Paul A.M.E. Zion Church – Media, Pennsylvania in the Philadelphia and Baltimore Conference.
As he travels through his Christian Journey he keeps in mind what God told Joshua in Joshua 1:9-11 “Have I not commanded you? Be strong and courageous. Do not be frightened and do not be dismayed, for the LORD your God is with you wherever you go.”