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Bishop Willie James Campbell is a dynamic, energetic, effective minister of the Gospel of Jesus Christ. He is a highly qualified motivational speaker and gospel orator. He is the pastor of St. James Ministries Church of God in Christ at the “Judah Complex” in Chicago, Illinois. In 2009, Pastor Campbell was appointed by the Presiding Bishop, Charles E. Blake and the General Board, to the office of the President of the Department of Evangelism for the Church of God In Christ, Inc.


With over 25 years of ministry as an evangelist and community leader, Elder Campbell has been instrumental in providing support to community vitalization programs and has aimed and focused his “God Given” talent to minister to the masses in an effort to strengthen and develop their spiritual relationship to the only true and wise God. He has served as a counselor to civil and religious leaders across the United States. Additionally, he is a devoted and caring family man to wife Lady Lori Campbell and their children.


Pastor Campbell has toured this nation and countries around the world with his preaching ministry. He has been featured on the Word Network, Streamingfaith.com and many other Christian outreach programs. He has been invited to speak for the following visionary and denominational leaders: Bishop Charles E. Blake, Bishop T. D. Jakes, Bishop Noel Jones, Bishop John Frances, The Late Bishop G.E. Patterson, The Late Bishop Wagner, Bishop Charles Ellis and many more.

Some of the featured support programs instituted and implemented under the leadership of Pastor Campbell are as follows:

  • Health Ministry: Annual community health screenings and referrals by licensed physicians
  • Neighborhood Canvassing: “Taking it to the Streets” Soul Winning Outreach
  • Spiritual Renewance: Church Retreat, Married Couples Retreat & Counseling, Pre-Marriage Counseling, Music Department Retreat, Singles Ministries. Support Services: Battered Women’s Shelter & Support Network, Hospital Visitation, Youth Prevention Programs
  • Professional Affiliations
  • Gospel Music Workshop of America Announcers Guild
  • NAACP, AARC and Chicago Urban League, Ministers Alliance of Chicago, Operation Push, Save the Children Sponsor
  • Church of God in Christ: President of the Department of Evangelism, Member of the National Elders Council, National Expediter, Former member of the National Constitution Committee, Member of the National Evangelism Department, District Superintendent, Jurisdictional Administrative Assistant and former Jurisdictional Sunday School Superintendent

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