Rev. Dr. Clenard H Childress Jr.
Founder of Black Genocide.org
Pastor Clenard Howard
a life long resident of Montclair, New
Jersey, joined the New Calvary Baptist
Church in September of 1974 under the
pastorate of Dr. Shellie Sampson. In
1978, he was appointed Director of the
Youth Department, to organize and
He also served as Chairman of the Board
of Trustees, Superintendent of the
Sunday School Department and
Vice-President of the Outreach
Pastor Childress successfully completed
Northern Baptist School of Religion in
1986 where he majored in Christian
He was ordained in 1988 by the North
Jersey Shiloh Association and later
installed as Senior Pastor of New
Calvary in April of 1989.
In 1997, Pastor Childress, along with
his wife Regina, founded the Eutychus
Mission, a ministry designed to provide
continued rehabilitation and assistance
to recently released juvenile detention
detainees back into the mainstream of
In October of 1998, Essex County
Executive James Treffinger honored
Pastor Childress’ faithful and effective
work at the Essex County Juvenile
Detention Center by installing him as a
In November of 1998, he founded the
Celebration of Life Day Care Center,
which provides loving Christian care for
children from infancy to 5 years of age.
In August of 1999, Pastor Childress was
appointed President of the Life
Education And Resource Network (L.E.A.R.N.)
in Northeast Region. He was a chief
organizer of the “Say So” March to the
U.S. Supreme Court in Washington, DC
In November of 2000, Pastor Childress
was awarded the Community Service Award
by the Montclair Chapter of the
N.A.A.C.P. for his dedicated work in the
In May 2001, Pastor Childress began
broadcasting “The Urban Prophet” taking
the pro-life pro-family message into the
In September of 2002, Pastor Clenard H.
Childress Jr. birthed the Pro-life
website Blackgenocide.org. This website
was designed to reach the Afro-American
Community with the truth about abortion.
In January 2003, Pastor Childress was
appointed a member of the National
Pro-Life Religious Council of
In March of 2003 Pastor Childress was
appointed to the Board of The Center For
Bio Ethical Reform. The Center For Bio
Ethical Reform is a National Group
dedicated to educating the nation and
foreign countries on the rights of the
In January 2004, Pastor Childress was
appointed President of the Montclair
African American Clergy Association (MAACA).
In 2004 Rev. Clenard H. Childress Jr.
was appointed by the Board of Directors
of LEARN to Assistant the National
Director, of the Life Education And
On January 23, 2005 Pastor Childress having been
recommended by his peers and approved by the Board
of Scholars of the National Clergy Council of
Washington Dc in conjunction with the Mid-Atlantic
Conference of the Methodist Episcopal Church –USA,
received The Honorary Degree of Doctorate of
In March Of 2006 Rev. Clenard H. Childress authored
his first book No Shepherd’s Cry.
Pastor Childress and his book were featured on the
700 Club hosted by CBN’s Pat Roberson.
In 2007 Rev Childress produced the website
Obamanation.com to respectfully oppose the candidacy
of Barack Obama due to his partnership with Planned
Parenthood and the abortion industry.
In March 2009 Partnering with The Center For
Bioethical reform Rev Childress and a team of 16
Afro-American pro-life activist presented a two day
display on the campus of the largest African
American college in America Florida A&M University.
In December of 2010 Pastor Clenard Childress began Clergy For
Better Choices a NYC based clergy information
network. Partnering with Life Always a pro-life
group in Houston Texas a Bill Board posted in So Ho
In February of 2011 Manhattan with saying created by
Rev Childress "the most dangerous place for an
African American to Be Is in The Womb of His African
helped raise the awareness of the Clergy network and
reach a broader base of Pastors and social activist.
In April 5th of 2013 Rev Childress along with Day
Gardner of the National Black Pro-Life Union held a
press conference outside the Criminal Justice Center
in Philadelphia to demand main stream media to cover
the criminal trial of Kermitt Gosnell the late term
abortion doctor. Fox news followed and featured
Pastor Childress in their National Religious Report
with Lauren Green.
Pastor Childress Jr. has repeatedly been featured in
World Magazine and has contributed commentary and
editorials for Christianity Today, The Christian
Post, Black Christian News, The Washington Times and
New Jersey Star Ledger and is a regular columnist on
Alan Keys Renew America.
Pastor Childress is joyously married to Regina
Childress and has four children: Clenard, Thomas,
Tonya and Tia.
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