Guest Speaker: Minister Raymond Abernathy
Minister Raymond Abernathy loves the Lord, and serves as an assistant to Pastor Darren K. Smotherson at the First Baptist Church of Meacham Park. Raymond earned a B.S. Degree in Computer Science, and has worked for several large companies and consulting firms as a Software Engineer. Raymond also holds an Honorary Doctorate from United Theological Seminary in Biblical Studies.
As a devoted husband of twenty-five years, he and his wife Tina have three children, Tirae and Lloyd are in college at Vanderbilt University and TiNiah is a high school freshman. Raymond and Tina enjoy vacationing and building a legacy of faithful service to the Lord.
Raymond's passion is preaching and teaching the word of God through practical application. He currently owns a Financial Literacy and Leadership Coaching company and teaches at the University of Missouri – St. Louis Computer Education Training Center. He has been asked to speak and teach across the United States, Canada, and the Caribbean on financial freedom and the entrepreneurial spirit.