Reverend Daniel L. Watson, Sr.

“And I will give you pastors according to mine heart, which shall feed you with knowledge and understanding.”

Jeremiah 3:15closeJeremiah 3:15 15 “‘And I will give you shepherds after my own heart, who will feed you with knowledge and understanding. (ESV) closeJeremiah 3:15closeJeremiah 3:15 15 “‘And I will give you shepherds after my own heart, who will feed you with knowledge and understanding. (ESV) 15 “‘And I will give you shepherds after my own heart, who will feed you with knowledge and understanding. (ESV)

Preacher 1Reverend Daniel L. Watson, Sr., a native of Glen Allen, Virginia, was born October 15, 1972, to Reverend Lewis M. Watson and Mrs. Arlene M. Watson. He is one of three children.

Reverend Watson obtained his primary and secondary education within the public schools of Farmville, Virginia, graduating from Prince Edward High School (1990). Following the completion of his secondary education, he continued his education at DeVry University in Atlanta, Georgia, graduating with an Associates of Applied Science in Electronics (1992). In 2011, he entered Liberty University in Lynchburg, Virginia, where he earned his Associates of Arts in Religion Degree (2015).

Reverend Watson preached his Initial Sermon in December of 1999 at Crossroads Baptist Church, Evington, Virginia under the leadership of Reverend William J. Coleman. His official pastoral assignments include Mt. Moriah Baptist Church, Farmville, Virginia (July 2004) and the Antioch Baptist Church, Goochland, Virginia (March 2007). In April, 2015, the Springfield Baptist Church family elected Reverend Daniel L. Watson, Sr., as pastor-elect.

Reverend Watson is married to the love of his life, the former Celestina A. Hubbard. Pastor Watson & First Lady sent 2.8.16They are blessed with three children, Daniel Jr., Jaquan, and Jasmine.

Reverend Watson believes in order to fulfill his calling and the Great Commission he must equip the people of God for the coming of God through preaching, teaching, and living the Word of God.

“Go ye therefore, and teach all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Ghost: Teaching them to observe all things whatsoever I have commanded you: and, lo, I am with you always, even unto the end of the world. Amen.”
Matthew 28:19-20closeMatthew 28:19-20 19 Go therefore and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit, 20 teaching them to observe all that I have commanded you. And behold, I am with you always, to the end of the age.” (ESV) closeMatthew 28:19-20closeMatthew 28:19-20 19 Go therefore and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit, 20 teaching them to observe all that I have commanded you. And behold, I am with you always, to the end of the age.” (ESV) 19 Go therefore and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit, 20 teaching them to observe all that I have commanded you. And behold, I am with you always, to the end of the age.” (ESV)