Deacons

TFBC Deacon Board

Deacon Michael Baptiste 
Deacon Michael Baptiste was born to parents Pastor Brian and First Lady Yolanda Baptist in New Orleans, Louisiana. During his childhood he attended his Fathers church, Kingdoms Inn Baptist Church. He was baptized and turned his life over to Christ at 23 years old. When asked his personal goals for serving God’s kingdom he states,

“I want to be a pleasing servant leader for God and my desires for God's Kingdom is that everyone come to the saving knowledge of Christ.” Deacon Baptiste shares, with his beautiful wife Faren, 4 children and works in the Houston area as a Mechanical Inspector.

 
Deacon Alfred Rhodes
Deacon Alfred (Al) Rhodes was born January 12, 1962 in Grand Rapids, Michigan to parents Alfred Sr. and Peggy Rhodes. He was raised in the church with his family and was baptized at 10 years old. Deacon Rhodes rededicated his life to Christ at the age of 38 and has been working to better God’s Kingdom since that time. He is a Grambling State University graduate and currently works as a Production and Construction professional. With his lovely wife of 23 years, Rita, he shares 6 beautiful children.
 
Deacon Kendrick White
Baton Rouge, Louisiana native Deacon Kendrick White describes his personal goals and desires for God’s kingdom as such,“I desire to be an instrumental part of expanding the gospel of Jesus Christ.  I work tirelessly to be the best Christian, husband, father, community leader, and brethren that I believe God has structured for me to be; all for him to be glorified.  When it’s all said and done I want my legacy to be remembered as one who loved serving the Lord and helping people.” Deacon White was born April 25, 982 to loving parents Wilfred and Judith Fontenot and came to Christ at a young age. He holds a Bachelor’s degrees Business Management and earned his Masters of Urban Planning and Environmental Policy from Texas Southern University. Deacon White not only serves his church, but his community through his non-profit organization, the Gulf Coast Organization, focusing on college and career planning for local youth. He shares his life with his wife of almost 8 years, Sis. Rachelle White and his energetic 6 year old daughter, Khloe.
 
Deacon Larry Williams
Deacon Larry Williams was born November 11, 1960 to Leroy and Dorothy Williams. He was raised in a God-fearing household and has always been active in his local church. Deacon Williams came to faith at the age of 12 and baptized shortly thereafter at 13 years old. Deacon Williams holds a degree in Liberal Arts and years of study and experience in Business Management. He has been married to his beautiful wife Sis. Valerie Williams for over 33 years and they share 3 beautiful children and 1 grandson. When asked about his personal goals as part of True Fellowship’s Deacon Ministry he states,“To be a true servant for the Lord and to help build His Kingdom according to His principles based on His Word, to the best of the ability God gives me.”
 
Deacon Terry Zenn

Deacon Terry Zenn came to Christ and was baptized at the young age of 7 in his hometown church, Polly Chapel Baptist Church in Texarkana, Texas. He was born April 18, 1971 to Terry Sr. and Beverly. Deacon Zenn rededicated his life to Christ at True Fellowship Baptist Church in 2007 under the leadership of Pastor Thomas. He is a Prairie View A&M graduate and a seasoned Information Technology professional with over 25 years of experience and works for  a major engineering, procurement and construction firm in Houston. Deacon Zenn is also a licensed barber and provides volunteer barber services to church and local youth during back to school season.