Dr. Lance D. Watson

Richmond, VA – November 17, 2019 — St. Paul’s Baptist Church celebrated 110 years during the 9am and 11am morning services.  Adding to the celebration were praise dances and the Mass Choir, under the leadership of Patrick Newby.  Delivering an inspiring word for both the 9am and the 11am services was the senior pastor, Rev. […]

Richmond, VA – Saint Paul’s Baptist Church under the leadership of senior pastor, Dr. Lance D. Watson, welcomed Pastor Jamal Harrison Bryant as the guest minister on Sunday, November 26, 2017.  Speaking from the book of Genesis, Pastor Bryant used the parable of a tree and how much it gave of itself to a man […]

Richmond, VA – St. Paul’s Baptist Church, where Dr. Lance D. Watson is the senior pastor took time out on Sunday to celebrate their First Lady, Rose Watson, after 31 years of service and ministry.  Special guests included Bishop Vashti McKenzie as the guest preacher and Brian Courtney Wilson shared his musical gifts during each […]

TBR — Richmond, VA – St. Paul’s Baptist Church, where Dr. Lance D. Watson is the senior pastor has always been known as the “Church for People on the Grow.”  On Father’s Day, that branding statement once again became true to its word as the guest speaker Dr. Jeremiah Wright and pastor to President Barack […]

Weekend Guests St. Paul’s Community Baptist Church, Brooklyn, NY   Richmond, VA – Over the weekend, St. Paul’s Baptist Church, Richmond, VA played host to close to 50 youth from St. Paul’s Community Baptist Church, Brooklyn, NY where the Rev. David K. Brawley is the senior pastor.  During their time in Virginia, they will also […]

Richmond, VA — Bishop T. D. Jakes stopped by Richmond, VA on Friday to deliver the third sermon for St. Paul’s Baptist Church “Fire on Friday”, where Dr. Lance D. Watson is the Senior pastor.  With a packed church that holds just over 3,000 and overflow areas that accommodated another 1,000 or more, there was literally […]

Easter Sunday is a sacred day in the Christian tradition however this year a group of black ministers are planning to take advantage of those numbers to combat voter ID laws by registering one million voters in the pews. Nearly 31 states currently require voters to produce identification at the polls, something the NAACP considers […]

By Sheilah Belle Richmond, VA – St. Paul’s Baptist Church Creighton Campus in Richmond, VA kicked off its Thunder on Thursday’s Series with one of the top Billboard reigning singers and sought after pastor’s in the country…Pastor Marvin Sapp. The crowd started showing up as early as 5p.m., even though the doors would not open […]

Occupy the Dream in Downtown Richmond VA shifted into 1st Gear as members of the 99% gathered to take a stand during peaceful demonstration with Dr. Rev. Lance D. Watson on Monday morning, January 16, 2012 in 35 degree temperatures.