By Fred L. Jones, Jr.
Pastor Claude White is the son of the late Willie and Thelma White. He is the youngest of four children. Pastor White has been married to the former Denise Liddell for over 35 years and they have two sons, Donny and Christopher. He was raised in the AME Church and united with the Church of the Living God, C.W.F.F. under the leadership of Bishop L.C. Nichols. Pastor White was ordained in 2002 in Cincinnati, Ohio. Pastor White was recently appointed as pastor of the Church of the Living God, Temple #53 in Tulsa, OK, in 2017.
Pastor White received undergraduate degrees in Business and Criminal Justice. He has also obtained his Master’s degree in Business and his Pre-Doctorate and Doctorate Degree in Ministry. He currently works for Williams Company as a Sr. Category Manager. He also is retired from U.S. Air Force and from Phillips 66.
Pastor White states that one of his greatest joys is “Knowing that I am doing my part in building the Kingdom of God”. Pastor White has a real passion for preaching and teaching the word of God.
The Church of the Living God is located at 3960 N. Hartford Avenue, Tulsa, Okla. The public is invited to Wednesday evening Bible study and youth Y.P.P.U at 6 p.m., Sunday School for youth and adults at 9:30 a.m. and Sunday morning worship service at 11:00 a.m.
Pastor White extends an invitation to all saying, “Everyone is welcome”.