Whitehaven Baptist Church

Service Times:

  • Sunday Morning Worship: 10:30 a.m.
  • Sunday School: 9:30 a.m.
  • Wednesday Prayer Meeting: 5:30 p.m. 
  • Office Hours: Monday, Wednesday & Friday:  8 a.m. – 12 p.m.
  • Facebook Page
  • 901-332-4642
  • ESL Classes: Teacher, Sandra Lantrip. Classes are Sundays from 9:30 – 10:30 a.m. There is no cost for the class and no registration needed. Please use the east entrance of the church for ESL Classes. 


Whitehaven Baptist Church
4800 Elvis Presley Blvd.
Memphis, TN. 38116



  • Pastor: Rev. Terry Coleman, Interim Pastor 
  • Music Minister: Rev. Ralph Thomason
  • Pianist: Jean Thomason 
  • Pastor Ministry Assistant: Peggy Ryan
  • Pastoral/Financial Secretary: Dawn Hayes
  • Nursery: Rebecca Rodriguez
  • Custodian: Barbara Scott
  • Denomination / AffiliationSouthern Baptist Convention
  • Church motto or slogan
  • Dress Style: casual
  • Average Age of Attendees
  • Primary Language: English

About the church:

MISSION STATEMENT: Whitehaven Baptist Church, Memphis, TN. is a family of Christian believers who welcome others to join us in worship and service to God. Our focus is to love and encourage others to join us in learning and understanding the Bible as we seek to follow the example of Jesus in our Christian walk. 

About the pastor:

Rev. Terry Coleman has been welcomed as the new Interim Pastor for Whitehaven Baptist Church. He also currently holds the position of Senior Staff Chaplain at Baptist Desoto Hospital where he has been since 2018. Bro. Terry has been preaching the gospel since he was 16 years old, spanning 11 states, 3 foreign countries, as well as leading multi-service and staff ministries over the course of his service. Surrender to Christ at a young age has opened the door for many opportunities, which have included serving as an Assistant Pastor, Pastor, Intentional Interim Minister, and Hospital Chaplain. He and his wife, Lea Ann, have three adult children, and five grandchildren.