Bettering Plainfield with the facts since 2005

Friday, June 9, 2017

Shiloh Baptist Church installs 9th Pastor this weekend

Pastor Hodari Hamilton with President Barak Obama.

Shiloh Baptist Church will install its 9th Pastor, the Rev. Hodari K. Hamilton, over the weekend.

The officers and members will host an Installation Banquet on Saturday (June 10) at 2:00 PM at the Bridgewater Marriott.

The Rev. Dr. Lance Watson, Senior Pastor of St. Paul's Baptist Church, Richmond, VA, will preach the installation message. Rev. Dr. Johnnie Fleming, Senior Pastor of Second Baptist Church, Chester, VA, will also take part in the program.

The celebration continues on Sunday, June 11, at Shiloh's 9:00 AM worship service, where REv. Jaimal Hayes, Senior Pastor of Abner Baptist Church in Glen Allen, VA, will be the guest preacher. Rev. Fleming will officiate at the Act of Installation at this service.

Rev. Hamilton, a native of Sacramento, California,, was licensed to preach at age 16. He believes he has been called to equip and encourage God's people through God's Word.

Pastor Hamilton with his wife, the Rev. Khadijah Hamilton, and
their five children.

He is married to Rev. Khadijah Hamilton, M.Div, PMP. They are the proud parents of five children: Hodari, Jr., Nehemiah, Grace, Kendra and Bennaniah.

NOTE: Though the deadline for banquet reservations is past, there may be a few spaces left. If interested, call Pat Fields at (908) 369-1152. The Bridgewater Marriott is at 700 Commons Way, Bridgewater. Donations: Age 13 and up: $45/person; ages 6-12: $20/person; under 6 free.

The Act of Installation will take place during the 9:00 AM service on Sunday morning.

Shiloh Baptist Church is at 515 West Fourth Street (at Liberty Street). Parking available in the lots on West 5th Street or Liberty Street. Visit Shiloh on the web at

  -- Dan Damon [follow]

View today's CLIPS here. Not getting your own CLIPS email daily? Click here to subscribe.