Overseer Freddie Washington Honored as Black History Maker of Alabama
Overseer Freddie Washington
92.9 WTUG, Praise 93.3, and 105.1 The Block in partnership with Robinson Automotive, the Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Incorporated, Delta Phi Lambda Chapter, the Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated, Eta Xi Omega Chapter, along with Lanier Automotive, Bryant Bank, and Dixie Motors in Northport, we are proud to salute Overseer Freddie Washington.
Overseer Freddie L. Washington, II is senior pastor/teacher of Cornerstone Full Gospel Baptist Church in Tuscaloosa, Al. He has been a minister/preacher of the gospel for more than 20 years.
A native of Mobile, Alabama, Pastor Washington received his Bachelor of Science degree in Consumer Sciences from the University of Alabama in Tuscaloosa, with a concentration in Financial Planning and Counseling. He also graduated Magna Cum Laude, earning his Master of Arts Degree in Practical Ministry from Beacon University in Columbus, Georgia. Additionally, he has obtained his certificate of Biblical Studies from the Full Gospel Baptist Church Fellowship International School of Christian Education.
Overseer Washington is an accomplished musician, music director, and producer. Currently, he serves as International Overseer of Minstrels for the Full Gospel Baptist Church Fellowship. He was co-production coordinator for the stellar award winning project, Cry Your Last Tear, recorded by Bishop Paul S. Morton and the Full Gospel Baptist Church Fellowship Mass Choir. He was also executive producer for the Cornerstone Full Gospel Baptist Church Music Ministry debut cd, The Order of Worship, which charted in the top 20 on gospel music billboards in its first week of release.
Pastor Washington authored and released his first book in 2013, entitled, “The Glory Chasers”, which deals with understanding and accessing the presence and power of God through praise and worship.
Deeply concerned with community involvement and making an impact on the lives of youth and young adults, Pastor Washington serves on a number of boards and organizations, including Community Service Programs of West Alabama, whose mission is to provide resources and services, which resolve immediate needs and lead to long term self-sufficiency for low income and vulnerable populations, and Mind Changers Inc, a mentoring and community outreach initiative, whose mission is to train young boys and girls to become the future leaders of tomorrow. Overseer Washington is a proud member of Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc and the 100 Black Men of America, West Alabama Chapter.
He is married to Tomalisa (Lewis) Washington, and they have two beautiful and gifted daughters, Jasmin Tyri (Walton) and Nailah Grace.
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