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Pastor Earl J. Wright, Jr. | Senior Pastor
Pastor Earl J. Wright, Jr., is a native of Detroit, Michigan. He is the firstborn child of the late Bishop Earl J. Wright, Sr., and Mother Geraldine Marvell Miller Wright. He accepted the Lord in his youth, as his personal Savior and received the baptism of the Holy Spirit. His spiritual enrichment and teaching was developed at Miller Memorial Church of God in Christ under the pastorship of both his grandfather, the late Bishop U. E. Miller, who was the First General Secretary of the Church of God in Christ Incorporated and his father, the late Bishop Earl J. Wright, Sr., former General Board Member of the International Church of God in Christ, where he served over 40 years in Music Ministry and established the Men of Distinction Ministry.
Pastor Wright formally served as a Founding Executive Board Member of the International Men's Department, directed by Bishop Daryl Hines. He also served as a National Adjutant and on the Marketing Team of the International Music Department.
The God-ordained elevation of Pastor Earl J. Wright, Jr., in 2010 led to the founding of Loving Restoration Ministries Church of God in Christ in Southfield, Michigan, where he serves in the Turks and Caicos Island Jurisdiction as the First Administrative Assistant and Jurisdictional Secretary to the Prelate, Bishop Charles E. Black.
Pastor Wright was honored to be appointed in 2011, by Sheriff Benny Napoleon as a Chaplain of the Wayne County Sheriff Department.
Pastor Wright was newly appointed as the Pastor of Greater Miller Memorial Church of God in Christ in Warren, Michigan, August 16, 2015 by Prelate, Bishop James L. Whitehead, Jr. of Southwest Michigan Second Jurisdiction.
He is an alumnus of Wayne State University and William Tyndale Bible Institute and holds a degree in Business Administration. He has thrived professionally as a Gospel Producer and Musician, his accomplishments include Gold and Platinum certification awards for his gospel productions. Notably he is a Stellar Award winner and also has received Grammy, Stellar and Dove Award nominations.
He has been married to First Lady, Evangelist Elaine P. Wright for 35 years and they are blessed with two adult sons Earl III and Edmund. They are the founders of “Wright Touch Healing Ministries", commissioned to conduct marriage retreats, men and women conferences, workshops and revivals.
Pastor Earl J. Wright Jr., is an anointed teacher of the Gospel, who uses his gifts and talents to praise, empower and encourage the people of God through the Preached Word to advance the Kingdom of God.