Faith Worship Center of Baltimore
Pastor Byron and Co Pastor Keionna Neal
“A Church Without Walls”
Co Pastor Keionna Neal
Co Pastor Keionna is the daughter of the late Reginald Goldring & Ursula D. Slade (LaVarn Slade). She was born & raised in Towson, Md. She graduated from Towson High in 1983. She graduated from Bowie State College in May, 1988. Co Pastor is married to Pastor Byron. Together, they have 4 gifted children: Brittany Neal, Jada (Anthony) Davis, Keenan & Taylor Neal. They also have 2 amazing grandchildren: Mimi's Kai "David" & Micaya "DarleyGirl". several bonus sons: Butame Akoli, Anthony Davis & JaVon Hines. A precious daughter in love-Shakira Smith.
Co Pastor K was licensed to preach at Mt Calvary A.M.E under Rev Dr. Ann Lightner-Fuller on January 31, 1997. Later, the Neal family relocated to PG County & joined First Baptist Church of Glenarden. There she served in homemakers, Focus study groups, Q.E. discipleship ministries and served on the ministerial staff. Co Pastor has hosted mentor groups and shut ins. She along with her husband have been hosting marriage ministry meetings and giving counsel to couples since 2009. Co Pastor K started a women/wives in ministry group with her sister in Christ Gail Jenkins. She desires to encourage other women who serve in/or married in ministry. Co Pastor K has several spiritual ministry daughters: Jennifer Scott, Angie Eugene, Tanika Walker, Patrice Alexander , Tomika Garvin, Karen Bourne, and many other mentees in ministry.
Co Pastor K works at a community mental health center. She enjoys working with her clients. She loves serving her community. Co Pastor K believes God positioned her in this secular position to enhance and empower those she may never encounter with in the Church walls. Co Pastor K believes that although she is considered bi vocational, that her vocation is directly linked with her ministry call. She
was ordained by Pastor John K. Jenkins, Sr. in 2011 as an Associate Pastor at First Baptist Church of Glenarden. Pastor John & First Lady Trina Jenkins are the Covering Pastors for Pastor Byron & Co Pastor Neal Co Pastor is forever grateful for the saving grace of Jesus Christ, her Pastors & mentors who have poured and loved her through the hard seasons of ministry/life. Co Pastor Keionna desires to serve the Lord until she is empty! She wants her epitaph to read, " here lies one with nothing left to give"