Meet The Whitehursts
Our Pastor: Bishop Brandon T. Whitehurst, Sr.
Bishop Brandon Terrell Whitehurst is the Senior Pastor and Founder of Faith Tabernacle Church of Spartanburg. He started the church in September of 2014. He is a community advocate for “Hold Out The Life Line”, a mission to families that encourages physical health. He is an active member of the Baptist Ministers Fellowship of Greenville and Vicinity, South Carolina Baptist E&M Convention, Southern Christian Leaders Conference, NAACP, Progressive National Baptist Convention, Inc., and a member of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc.
In 2017 , Whitehurst was designated a Bishop Ordinary for the South Carolina Jurisdiction of the Restoration Fellowship International under the leadership of His Grace, Bishop Waylyn Hobbs Jr. On October 27, 2018, Whitehurst was ordained into the office of Bishop.
He is often referred to as “one who tells it like it is” and he lives strongly by Romans 1:16, “I am not ashamed of the gospel, because it is the power of God for the salvation of everyone who believes.” Bishop Whitehurst preaches and teaches, “If God isn’t ashamed of me then why should I be ashamed of God.” Faith Tabernacle Church of Spartanburg is blessed to have this mighty man of God as Pastor.
Our First Lady: Brenda S. Whitehurst
Brenda Whitehurst is a wonderful woman of God! She has a passion and love for serving people and it shows. She loves serving alongside her husband and is his biggest cheerleader! Her warm and friendly personality allows her to interact with members in a manner that makes them feel that they have known her all their life. She is very supportive of all the ministries of the church and actively participates in the Women’s Ministry.
She and Bishop are the proud parents of two boys: Brandon Jr., Bryson and there is a little princess on the way!