Pastor Christopher A. Wimberly, Sr. is a native of Winder, Georgia. He was born on April 19, 1977 to Deacon Robert and Mrs. Rachel Wimberly. Pastor Wimberly resides in the Metro Atlanta area with his wife, Lady Felicia, their daughter Jahri, and their son Christopher, Jr.
Pastor Wimberly was called by God to preach His Word at the age of 19 and was licensed to preach on April 20, 1997, under the leadership of Pastor Alfred Hazel at White Oaks Springs Baptist Church in Winder. As a member of White Oaks Springs, he served faithfully as musician for the Senior and Youth Adult Choirs, and as the Youth Minister.
It became clear that God’s hand was upon the ministry of this young man’s life. He has traveled the country, from the East coast to the West coast, spreading the Gospel of Jesus Christ. He is the spiritual son of Bishop Joseph W. Walker III, Senior Pastor of Mt. Zion Baptist Church in Nashville, Tennessee.
In 1995, Reverend Wimberly graduated from Barrow High School in Winder, Georgia. He continued his education at Gainesville College in Gainesville, Georgia, where he majored in religion, and at Liberty University in Lynchburg, Virginia, where he received a Bachelor of Science degree in Religion. He also attended Beulah Heights Bible College in Atlanta, Georgia, where he was the recipient of the distinguished Paul A. Anderson Scholarship. Reverend Wimberly is currently pursuing a Master of Arts degree in Biblical Studies at Liberty University.
Pastor Wimberly is the owner of the Wimberly and Jackson Funeral home in Gainesville GA and the Wimberly and White Funeral home in Commerce GA.
Pastor Wimberly was called to Pastor St. John Missionary Baptist Church in Hartsville, Tennessee the 1st Sunday of November, 1999. In June 2004, He was called to lead the Hunter Hill First Baptist Church in Atlanta, Georgia. Pastor Wimberly is dedicated to taking the “Church Beyond The Walls”. The Core Principles of his E7 Vision include: Evangelize and Enlighten the Sinner, Embrace and Encourage the suffering, Equip and Empower the Saints and Exalt the Savior. Pastor Wimberly is truly a man of God, leading the people of God, to do the Will of God.