Christian Fellowship Community Church celebrates the retirement of Rev. Dr. Mary Jean Lewis-Jiles

June 24, 2021

Photo by Yvonne Kemp

On Sunday, June 13, 2021, Christian Fellowship Community Church, 2176 North 39th Street, held a special retirement recognition service for their pastor, the Rev. Dr. Mary Jean Lewis-Jiles (left). Sixteen years ago Pastor Dr. Jiles began her official journey of proclaiming the Good News on December 22, 2002, when she was ordained by the late Rev. Willie Jiles, Jr.

On April 9, 2005, Rev. Dr. Jiles accepted the call to be Pastor of Christian Union Missionary Baptist Church, which was later changed to Christian Fellowship Community Church. Pastor Dr. Jiles for the past 15 years has served as Dean of the Wisconsin General Baptist State Congress of Christian Education. Dr. Jiles grew the attendance from 300 attendees to 2000.

Congratulations and Happy Retirement Dr. Lewis-Jiles!