"And I will give you pastors according to mine heart, which shall feed you with knowledge and understanding." (Jeremiah 3:15)
Pastor Willie E. Quick, Jr., is a native of Baltimore, Maryland, who is blessed to still enjoy the love of his dear parents, Willie E. Quick, Sr. and Gerline Ebron.
Pastor Quick was baptized in 1973, which began his everlasting relationship with. From 1976-1979, Pastor Quick attended high school at the Baltimore City College, and graduated with honors. From 1979-1985, he faithfully served his country under the United States of America Marine Corps, and was awarded an Honorable Discharge.
In addition to serving his country, God began to prepare Pastor Quick for a higher calling, which was an "eternal service unto the Lord". God allowed Pastor Quick to move swiftly, as a servant of the Lord. In 1987, he served on the Deacon's Ministry, under the leadership of Rev. James H. Bull, of the Rising Sun Baptist Church. During 1998-1990, he enhanced and broadened his religious education by attending Emmaus Bible College. Again he graduated with honors.
In 1991, Pastor Quick preached his initial sermon at the Rising Sun Baptist Church, and won the heart of Rev. Joseph P. Stewart (former Pastor of the New Lebanon Calvary Baptist Church). From that day on, Pastor Quick has been a blessing and a spiritual monument to the New Lebanon Calvary Baptist Church. In 1996, Pastor Quick was appointed and officially installed as the Pastor of the New Lebanon Calvary Baptist Church.
God blessed Pastor Quick with an abundance of outstanding wisdom and knowledge through education, an honorary profession to his country, a spirit-filled Church, and a loving Church Family. His blessings continued to flow, as God sent Pastor Quick a loving and devoted helpmate, and on June 25, 1999, he married First Lady Latanya Quick, and they were united as one in Jesus Christ. From that union, they are blessed with six wonderful children. His wife and his entire family are very supportive to him and this Ministry, as Pastor Quick continues to journey on and do God's will.
With all the great accomplishments in Pastor Quick's life, God still has not and is not finished with him yet! Each achievement and accomplishment adds another step to his elevation in this Ministry. Pastor Quick has been a dedicated officer and member of the Maryland Baptist Convention (MBC) for many years. Therefore, God blessed Pastor Quick with an awesome and honorary appointment within this Convention. In May 2008, Pastor Quick was appointed as the President of the Maryland Baptist Convention. President Quick is truly honored and has lifted this Convention to higher heights, continually striving for the growth and advancement of each Church within this Convention. In doing such an outstanding service in the MBC from 2008- 2011, God saw that it was time to once again reward Pastor Quick for his obedience to the "word and works" of the Lord. God allowed Pastor Quick to be unanimously re-appointed to the MBC President position to serve an additional three year term. As stated throughout his biography, Pastor Quick continues to excel tremendously, as he sets out to do and fulfill the Lord's work.
As Pastor of the New Lebanon Calvary Baptist Church, Pastor Quick is highly respected and loved by his entire congregation and all that get the opportunity to meet him. He is an outstanding leader of God's people and a faithful servant for the Lord, with an overpowering commitment to preach the word and win the hearts of unbelievers, sinners, and those who just don't know who God is. He truly loves the Lord and shows it in his walk and his talk and in everything he does. In his many years, as Pastor of the New Lebanon Calvary Baptist Church, this Ministry has grown tremendously, spiritually and physically. Under his leadership, Pastor Quick has instituted many encouraging and uplifting ministries such as the Women's Ministry, Sound and Recording Ministry, Security Ministry, Children's Ministries (Daughters and Sons of Calvary), Dance Ministry, Mime Ministry, Youth and Young Adult Ministry, Juvenile Prison Ministry, New Members Ministry, Evangelistic Ministry, Activities Ministry, Praise & Worship Ministry and Fundraising Ministry. His faithfulness and dedication to these ministries under the umbrella of the Gospel Ministry, has not gone unnoticed and his reward is yet to come!
One of Pastor Quick's favorite scriptures is Matthews 16:18, "And upon this rock I will build my Church; and the gates of hell shall not prevail against it". And his favorite and most requested song is "I Won't Complain". He is surely working on God's building and His people without any complaint!!!
Above all, Pastor Quick's love for the Lord is overflowing and forever growing. He continues to win hearts and save souls for Jesus Christ. His cup is running over and surely goodness and mercy will follow him, all the days of his life, as well as, those faithful members who follow him and work towards accomplishing his vision. He knows that God is the head of his life and the head of the Church, and without God, none of his life's accomplishments would have been possible. Pastor Quick is forever and extremely and grateful to God because he knows …It's by God's grace…All things are through Christ Jesus!
May God continue to bless Pastor Willie E. Quick, as he continues to serve and honor God in this awesome and inspiring Ministry...
God Given Gifts and Well Known Facts About Pastor Willie E. Quick,
as it relates to his relationship with God and his dedication to Ministry Work.
P—Precious Praiseworthy Pastor
W—Wise & Worthy Warrior
I—Impressive Innovator & Initiator
E.—Experienced & Encouraging Eagle
C—Caring Counselor & Confident
K—Kindhearted & Knowledgeable Kneeler