The Ministerial Teams consist of Elders, Ministers, Evangelists, Deacons, Deaconess, Armour Bearers and Pastoral Assistants, Intercessory Prayer Team, Altar Workers, & Pastoral Care.
Our mission is to reach the lost, produce spirit-filled disciples, equip believers for the work of the ministry, and minister healing to all who are brokenhearted and oppressed.
Elder Shawn W. Wright
Pastor & Founder
Elder Shawn William Wright was born on August 6, 1982 and is a native of Charlottesville, VA. He is the son of Pastor James W. Wright, Sr. and First Lady Carolyn Napier Wright. In the year 2000, Elder Wright graduated with honors from Charlottesville High School, continuing his education at James Madison University in Harrisonburg, VA.
At the age of 11, Elder Wright accepted Jesus as his Lord and Savior during a revival service, and was baptized on September 12, 1993. At the age of 18, Elder Wright was filled with the Holy Ghost at Winterfest Youth Explosion in Knoxville, TN. In June 2002, at the age of 19, he acknowledged his call into ministry and was licensed by his father, Pastor James W. Wright, Sr. as a Minister of the Gospel on September 7, 2002. Not long after his formal licensing, Elder Wright began traveling and preaching the Gospel at revivals, youth services, and conferences.
In 2008, Elder Wright relocated to Virginia Beach, VA, joining the New St. Mark Church of God in Christ in Portsmouth, VA, under the leadership of Pastor Michael D. Green, Sr. At New St. Mark, Elder Wright served as the Director of the Community and Outreach Team, and was also a member of the Ministerial Staff, Mark Praise Team, Mark Choir, Intercessory Prayer Team, and Men’s Ministry.
He was ordained as an Elder on December 28, 2014 by his spiritual father, Bishop Terence M. Sykes at Shekijah Preparation Assembly in Lynchburg, VA. He is the Founder and Lead Pastor of Kingdom Harvest Worship Center in Charlottesville, VA, which was established on August 16, 2014.
In his spare time, Elder Wright enjoys traveling, cooking, singing, watching sports, and spending time with family & friends. He is uniquely gifted by God in the prophetic, deliverance ministry, and intercessory prayer. Elder Wright is passionate about seeing souls saved, bodies healed, and people filled with the Holy Ghost.