Pastor Johnny Jenkins
Pastor John K. Jenkins Sr. serves as the senior pastor of First Baptist Church of Glenarden located in Landover and Upper Marlboro, Md. Coupled with the support of his wife Trina, Pastor Jenkins has been the senior pastor of this thriving metropolitan church since 1989. He was licensed to preach the Gospel of Jesus Christ in 1973, at the early age of 15. As a teenager, he was a much sought after youth preacher. In February 1987, Pastor Jenkins was called to serve as the senior pastor of the Union Bethel Baptist Church in King George, Va. He faithfully served there until December 1989, when he returned to FBCG to become its seventh pastor. He was installed as the shepherd of First Baptist after the homegoing of his pastor and mentor, Dr. John W. Johnson.