About Dr. William J. Lee Sr.
Dr. Lee currently serves as the Senior Pastor of the historic Shiloh Seventh-day Adventist Church in Chicago, IL.
Pastor Lee holds the Bachelor of Arts Degree in Religion from Oakwood University in Huntsville, Alabama; (Magna Cum Laude) the Master of Divinity Degree from Andrews University in Berrien Springs, Michigan; and he has earned the Doctor of Ministry Degree from Andrews University concentrating in Urban Ministries. His dissertation was entitled, “A strategy to increase African-American male membership in the Adventist Church.”
Among the gifts and talents with which God has blessed Pastor Lee with, none are more meaningful to him than preaching and teaching and loving the people of God. He has been blessed to carry the message of Jesus Christ across the country and seeks to uplift all humanity through the life-changing word of God.
Dr. Lee also serves as the Men’s Ministry Director for the Lake Region Conference of Seventh-day Adventist.
He also currently serves as the host of a television show on 3ABN’s Dare to Dream Network called, “For Guys Only” which can be seen weekly throughout the world.
Pastor Lee married his high school sweet-heart, Ms. Latoria Thomas- Lee. They have been married for 15 years. Latoria holds a Master of Education degree in Adult and Higher Education with a concentration in College Student Affairs Leadership from Grand Valley State University.
The Lee’s have two children William Jeffery II and Christopher Joshua.
Any success achieved by Pastor Lee, is always attributed to the hand of God, and to those people who have helped him along the way. One of his favorite Bible text is Romans 8:31, “What shall we then say to these things? If God be for us, who can be against us?”
He enjoys basketball, tennis, cruises, and long walks with family.
Dr. William J Lee Sr., is a dynamic, pastor, preacher, and motivational speaker.
He was born and raised in Benton Harbor, Michigan to two Christian parents.
"As I was growing up in Benton Harbor, I would often hear people say, “Can any good thing come out of Benton Harbor?” Even as a child, I can remember having a strong desire to succeed and make a difference in the lives of others. I did not want to become another negative statistic in a community looked upon so unfavorably."
Dr. William J. Lee is a gifted preacher of God’s Word. He preaches and teaches with great enthusiasm and his messages touch the hearts of adults and youth alike. Thousands of people have been blessed and motivated by his message.