Bishop Walter L. Hawkins of Love Center Church Was Blessed To Preach, Not Just Gifted To Sing
Dear readers of Repent Gospel Artists blog, we just wanted to know if you ever heard the late Bishop Walter Hawkins, Sr. preach? Remember what we said in a prior article, there is gifts and calling without repentance(Romans 11:29)? This means that although Bishop Walter Hawkins’ church was allegedly known in the Oakland Bay Area for being gay affirming and included members like the late drag queen, Sylvester, he was blessed with a gift. Bishop Walter Hawkins, Sr. was also a dynamic preacher, not just a born gospel singer and composer. So, we thought we would share this dedication to this legendary gospel artist and bishop. Although, Love Center Ministries allegedly affirmed homosexuality and a few of the board members were originally dismissed for being homosexuals by his son, Jamie Hawkins who voluntarily resigned as pastor of the church, Bishop Walter Hawkins had a special gift to encourage and bless others when he was alive. The point we are trying to make is this, many of these gospel artists were not blessed to preach like him, although he made wrong choices in his ministry at one point.
On this following video, Bishop Walter Hawkins spoke about not having a pity party and encouraging yourself in the Lord. He spoke about how we can trust God, because He knows everything we go through, no matter how bad it may seem. This video really revealed Bishop Walter Hawkins was anointed to preach…Read full article here.