Elder Michael D. Reeves, Sr. is the son of the late Curvington and Mary Reeves, a native of Columbus, Ohio born on May 27, 1949. He was educated at the Ephesus S.D.A. Academy and Columbus Public School System. He has attended seminars, workshops and other educational opportunities, to further his education.
He has traveled abroad to West Africa, Haiti, as well as all over the United States.
Elder Reeves is past President of the Congress of Christian Education of The Ohio Baptist State Convention, Inc. Elder Reeves also served on the Board of Trustees of Maryhaven Inc., which serves our community for those who suffer from substance and chemical abuse. He was selected to be in “Who’s Who in Black Central Ohio”.
Elder Reeves was called to the ministry in November, 1974 and assumed the Pastorate of the Corinthian Missionary Baptist Church in October, 1976. The past forty (40) years has brought about much growth: our new Church facility, our Community Development Corporation, increase in our Ministerial Staff, and continued Church growth numerically and spiritually.
Elder Reeves’ ministry extends to the community. He is host of afternoon Radio show, Gospel Express, 1580 W.V.K.O. The Praise, Mon-Fri 12:00 Noon-3:00 p.m.
Elder Reeves is married to Minister Deborah Reeves and is the proud father of three sons: Rev. Dr. Michael, Jr.(Willletha), Bryan (Gina) and John Jerome(Nikkie); and proud grandfather of three grandsons: Michael III, David and Devontae and two granddaughters: Nina and Jennifer.
Elder Reeves’ favorite saying is…”I want to be a blessing to someone today”.