Dr. Charee A Baker
Pastor Dr. Charee Baker born in Louisville KY, followed his parents to Chicago as his father became the Pastor of Zion Temple MBC in 1989. His father Pastored Zion Temple for 25 years. In 2008 he married Dr. Kimberly Baker, a Doctor of Clinical Psychology also a native of Chicago. Pastor Baker and Dr. Baker are the proud parents of a beautiful daughter, Lauryn.
Pastor Baker was Licensed and Ordained to preach the gospel in 1992 by the Zion Temple MBC and Northwood River District. Rev Baker was named Pastor of Evangelism in 2008 and Pastor-in-Training in 2013. In June 2015, he was installed as the Pastor of Zion Temple MBC.
Pastor Baker has been formally educated at Florida A&M University, University of Phoenix, Chicago Baptist Institute, and Aspen Christian College and Seminary. He holds the degrees of Bachelor of Arts and Masters of Theology and DMin of Theology.
Pastor Baker served in the US Army in 2000-2002 and has worked in the Information Technology industry for the past 11 years working for HP, CDW, and Websense. In 2014 Rev Baker left the corporate world to focus on the ministry full-time.
Pastor Baker's highest honor, priority, and privilege is to be a servant of God and to lead God's people. His greatest desire is that God will honor his service and sacrifice to build His kingdom.
-If any man serve me, let him follow me; and where I am, there shall also my servant be : if any man serve me, him will my father honor. -John12:26