Meet the Pastors
Rev. Jacob M. Phillips is the Senior Pastor of the White Oak Run Baptist Church in Rapidan, Virginia. He is a native of Bluefield, West Virginia. He successfully earned a Bachelor of Science degree in management and computer science. He obtained a Master’s Degree of Divinity and a Masters Degree in Information Technology. Pastor Phillips also served as the Regional Vice President for the Ministers Council of the American Baptist Churches of the South.
Pastor Phillips was installed as Pastor of the White Oak Run Baptist Church on March 15th 1992. He currently resides in Warrenton, Virginia with his wife, Rev. Dr. Charlene T. Phillips. They have three children.
Pastor Phillips is known for his warm spirit and bright smile, for his determination and faithfulness, but most of all for his shining example of faith in the Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. His favorite scripture is I Corinthians 13:13.
Rev. Dr. Charlene T. Phillips is a native of McDowell County, West Virginia. She obtained an associates degree in Accounting and a B.S. in Computer Science and Accounting. She holds a Masters degree in Information Technology and received her Doctrine degree in May 2001. Dr. Phillps is now the Assistant Pastor of the White Oak Run Baptist Church in Rapidan, Virginia where Rev. Jacob M. Phillips is the Pastor. She resides in Warrenton, Virginia with her husband Rev. Jacob Phillips.