DeShawn L. Johnson
Assistant Pastor


Pastor D

DeShawn L. Johnson is the Assistant Pastor of the Empowering Disciples Church.  She is a wonderful Woman of God who has been Preaching for twenty five years.  She was Licensed as a Minister/Evangelist at the Craig Memorial Tabernacle Church by the Late Dr. Charles Ashley Craig III.  Pastor Johnson was a faithful Bible Student and endeavored to enhance her manner of living and preaching by attending the William Tyndale College where she was a Honor Student.

Pastor Johnson is a passionate speaker who believes in  what she proclaims.  Her message is something that she lives out on a daily basis as she ministers to her family, EDC, and to the people of our community.  She has ministered to people of all socio-economic statuses, backgrounds and of different denominations. Through the power of God, people are being saved, delivered, healed, motivated, and comforted. 

On October 9th, 2000, Pastor D (Johnson) was officially recognized and installed as a Pastor of  Empowering Disciples Church.  Pastor D and Her Husband (Pastor J) both organized our wonderful Empowering Disciples Church family.  To God be the Glory!  The Ministry of EDC is blessed and is growing numerically and spiritually.  Pastor D is the Leader/Proclaimer of our growing and powerful mid-week Worship Service called, "Thirsty Thursdays."  If you have not heard her, you should make it your business to come out  on Thursday Nights and be Blessed. 

The Johnson Family

Pastor D is also an anointed and successful business owner and insurance broker representing several insurance companies to meet the needs of her cliental.  She is consistently among the top producers of insurance products for the companies she represents. To God be the Glory!

Pastor D and Pastor J are the proud parents of two wonderful sons, Jerel J. Johnson II., and Joshua J. Johnson.


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