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Pastor L.J. Character

Senior pastor at Saints of Christ Ministries

Pastor L.J. Character is a unique and outstanding man of God, not perhaps by the world’s standards, but by God’s standards of a humble steward. Pastor L.J. Character is a native of Atlanta, Ga., and has two sons Toboris Character and Anthone Matthews. 4 Grandsons Zion, Jabari, Isaiah, and Aiden.

Pastor L.J. Character confessed his love for Christ at an early age. He attended Brown Chapel Baptist Church where he excelled in Sunday school, and during the morning services would present an overview of the Sunday School lesson to the congregants. Pastor Character also attended Second Corinth Baptist Church where at the age of 12 served as Superintendent of Sunday School.

Pastor L.J. Character was educated in the Atlanta Public school system where he graduated from West Fulton high School with honors. Pastor Character attended the University of West Georgia College in Carrollton, Ga., and served in the United States Army. Pastor Character is a graduate of North Carolina School of Theology where he earned a Bachelors in Biblical Studies.

Pastor L.J. Character serves as an officer/chaplain in law enforcement.



Then I heard the voice of the Lord saying, "Whom shall I send? And who will go for us?" And I said, "Here am I. Send me!"

As the Senior Pastor of Saints of Christ Ministries, where he has ministered for 16 years, Pastor L.J. Character has preached in several states for revivals, appreciations, and conferences. Pastor Character stands on the Scripture Philippians 4:13 “I can do all things through Christ who strengthens me.”