Dr. Frederick D. Haynes III
Dr. Frederick D. Haynes, III is a passionate leader, captivating orator, educator and activist engaged in fighting against racial injustice; committed to increasing economic and social justice in urban areas; and devoted to transforming the lives of the disenfranchised. For over twenty six years Dr. Haynes, serving as senior pastor of Friendship-West Baptist Church in Dallas, Texas, has innovatively led and grown the ministry from 500 members to over 12,000. His out-of-the-box approach to ministry reaches across generations, class and ethnicities providing a relevant and functional truth that can be applied to everyday life. Dr. Haynes is the author of Soul Fitness, an inspiring and encouraging daily devotional and Healing Our Broken Village, which shares spiritual insight on the circumstances of life that break us, and provides solutions as to how we overcome by tapping into what God has built within to sustains us. Dr. Haynes hosts his own weekly radio show, “Freddy Haynes Unscripted” on Radio One’s 94.5 K-Soul in Dallas, Texas.