Dr. R. L. White Jr.
Pastor & Founder

Dear Friends,

Welcome to the healing and reconciliation ministries of the Mount Ephraim Baptist Church! I greet you in the name of our Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ. Thank you for visiting us via the World Wide Web. It has always been our desire to spread the gospel by any means necessary. It is our pleasure to have the ability to present the ministries of Mount Ephraim Baptist Church through this medium. I invite you to browse the pages of this web site for an introduction to the many ministries of our church. We also invite you to watch us on BET each Thursday at 5:00a.m. (EST). We are reaching out to touch the world. Our tapes, videos and books are available through our National Medial Ministry. Again, thank you for visiting our web-site. We look forward to your continued visitation. If you are ever in Atlanta, Georgia, we welcome you into Godís Holy Temple called Mount Ephraim Baptist Church. 

  • Born and raised in Macon, Georgia. 
  • The Founder and Pastor of Mount Ephraim Baptist Church. 
  • Education: 1996 Doctoral Degree from Interdenominational Theological Center, 1987 Master of Divinity Degree from Morehouse School of Religion, Associate
  • Degree from Atlanta Junior College, Bachelor of Ministry Degree from Luther Rice Seminary. 
  • Recording Artist and Choir Director: "Jesus Paid It All", "Move Mountain", "I Shall Not Be Moved", "Hold On and Donít Let Go", "Leave It Alone, God Can Fix It Better Than You". Directs the Senior Choir, The Sanctuary Choir, The Mass Choir and Godís Volunteers. 
  • President - The Atlanta Chapter NAACP. 
  • President - ITC National Alumni Association. 
  • Recipient of Numerous Awards and Honors: Whoís Who in America Jr., Colleges, Highest GPA (1983), W.E.B. Dubois Community Service Award (1983), The I.R. Clark Preaching Award (1986), The Union Baptist Church Scholarship (1986), National Deanís List (1986), NAACP Religion Excellence Award (1988), Religion Award Concerned Black Clergy, WAOK - Pastor of The Year (1991), Whoís Who Among Intellectuals In The World, Board of Directors - Atlanta Interfaith Broadcast (1992), Board of Trustee ITC (1992). 
  • Author: "Read It Right!, The Bible, "The Preacher Deacon Dilemma, "I Donít Need Counseling, I Ainít Crazy" and others. 
  • Married to Lorraine Jacques White, who has added immeasurably to his life. 
  • Travels include: Egypt, France, England, Germany, Canada, The Virgin Island, The Holy Land, South America, Ghana West Africa, The Bahamas, Aviano Italy, Belgium and across the U.S.