Pastor Calvin O. Foster, Jr., affectionately known as Pastor “C”, joined the Genesis Baptist Church family and staff as Youth Pastor in October 2010. Prior to coming to Genesis, Pastor “C” served as the Youth Pastor at Beulah Baptist Church under the leadership of Pastor Jerry O. Wilson, Sr. Pastor “C” is also the founder and lead facilitator of Perfecting of the Saints Ministries, Inc. His organization assists in the planning and the implementation of Christian based trainings, workshops, and conferences. His organization also specifically trains in the areas of leadership, prophecy and other Spiritual Gifts.
Pastor “C” gave his life to Christ at eight years old and preached his first sermon at the age of thirteen. While growing up, Pastor “C” was a very active member of the Youth Department at Mount Zion Baptist Church in Greensboro and served as assistant and armor bearer to two of the church’s youth pastors. He also taught several youth church sessions. Later, he joined Calvary Christian Center and served under the leadership of Pastor Vince P. Hairston.
Pastor “C” attended Dudley High School in Greensboro and later Southwest High School in High Point, where he continued to spread the gospel of Jesus Christ through his words and life style. Pastor “C” is a 2006 graduate of Winston-Salem State University.
Pastor “C” is most known for his trademark preaching slogans, “Preach Boy, I’m Trying” and “I Got 99 Problems But Preaching Ain’t 1”! Pastor “C” is truly a chosen vessel and an anointed man of God. He operates in the gifts of prophecy, healing, deliverance, exhortation, preaching, teaching and others gifts as God allows and anoints him to do so. He has been called to international and global ministry since the age of 14 and he was anointed as a “Prophet to the Nations”. He operates in the gifts of prophecy, healing, exhortation, preaching, teaching and the others gifts that God has given him.
His philosophy as it relates to youth ministry is, “Change the Nation, One Generation at a Time.”
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