With a profound anointing, captivating authority, and relevant adaptability, Pastor Xavier L. Thompson is a leader who was born “for such a time as this.”
As a ministry powerhouse, he serves as Senior Pastor of Calvary Baptist Church of Pacoima, Southern Missionary Baptist Church in Los Angeles, and the Saint Paul Baptist Church in Pacoima. His powerful ministry gifts are on display every day as he serves God’s people and leads them into their full potential.
As a community voice, Pastor Xavier has advocated on behalf of who Jesus calls “the least of these.” He believes that transformation may start in the church, but it flows into the community around us. His conviction has led him to serve on various commissions, advisory boards, and community engagement initiatives for the betterment of the city.
As a scholar, Xavier has earned his Bachelor of Arts degree in Biblical Studies from The Master’s College in Santa Clarita, California. His fierce display of passion is always present in his delivery of the Word. Every message he preaches is packed with revelation, wisdom, and fresh insights from God.
As a survivor, Pastor Xavier stood face to face with the valley of the shadow of death. After receiving a Stage 3 Cancer diagnosis, he leaned upon the promises of God and overcame the dreaded disease through the miraculous power of Jesus. Today, he is a living testimony of the mighty potential of faith.
As a family man, he is a proud husband to Rinnita, and father to their three children – Jor’Dynn Simone, Emani Noel, and Xavier II.
Pastor Xavier Thompson is truly a man for this hour, a Kingdom man ready to lead others into their full purpose in God.