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Our Pastor

Of the Nineteenth Street Baptist Church
Rev. Dr. Wilbur D. Winborne Sr


REV. WILBUR D. WINBORNE SR. serves as the Pastor of Nineteenth Street Baptist Church in Philadelphia, PA. He is married to Rosa Lynn and they are the parent’s of three children, Wilbur Jr., Yvonne and Novella.  Pastor Winborne was born and raised in Southwest Philadelphia, attended Larchwood S.D.A. Christian Day School, then St. Joseph’s Preparatory School for Boys, received a B.S. in Business Administration from St. Joseph’s University, and a Masters of Divinity from the Conservation Baptist Seminary of the East. In 2014, as a student at Bethel Seminary earnd a Doctor of Ministry Degree in Transformational Leadership.  He is a graduate from the Christian Research & Development’s Biblical Counseling Program, where he received a certificate in June of 2000. 


Pastor Winborne’s “father in the ministry” is Rev. Charles Walker, former pastor of the Nineteenth Street Baptist Church in Philadelphia. Licensed in 1990 and ordained in 1993 Rev. Winborne served as Assistant to the Pastor. From 1990 to 1996 Pastor Winborne was blessed to serve in full time ministry learning the day to day function of the church as well as experienced the joys of hands on ministry. Prior to entering ministry, Pastor Winborne worked for nine years as a Sales Representative for the Dial Corporation working in the Philadelphia area.


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