honors Rev. Joe A. Games, Sr.
, Reverend Earl B. Mason, Sr., Th.D. and Rev. Dr. Floyd James, Sr. for this year's 2009 Banquet.
Rev. Joe A. Games, Sr.
Rev Games is the proud pastor of Providence B.C., Milwaukee, WC.
In 1960, he
married Gloria and he
is the proud father of two sons, one daughter, and six grandchildren.
Pastor Games saw the necessity of additional education he enrolled at the Milwaukee Institute of Technology, where he became one of its first graduates.
Certificate from the American Baptist College Extension School
, and attended and received a Certificate of Completion from the McKinley Theological Seminary, Inc.
in Jackson, Mississippi.
In 1988, Rev. Games received his Bachelor of Science Degree in Community Education University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee.
dedication to the spiritual education of mankind has earned him various awards for his
tireless service, including the distinction of being named Honorary Alumni of the American Baptist College
in Nashville, Tennessee and Minister of the Year in 1990.
activities are not limited to the church but also include local and national involvement.
He served as a Board Member of the Milwaukee YMCA, a member of the Trustee Board of Milwaukee Institute of Technology and one of the organizing members of MICAH (Milwaukee Inner-City Congregation Allied for Hope).
has served on the following capacities in various organizations: First Vice President of the Wisconsin General Baptist State Convention; President of the Wisconsin Baptist Pastor's Conference
and Wisconsin United Baptist Minister's Fellowship; Instructor in the Congress for the Wisconsin General Baptist State Convention
, Inc.; Chairman of Missions; President of MICAH
and since June 1994 and much, much more… His
leadership and vision led to the formation of over thirty (30) ministries in the Providence Baptist Church, including most recently, a nation-wide Bus Ministry.