Rev. Walstone E. Francis


Shiloh Baptist Church

Rev. Walstone E. Francis has been pastor of Shiloh Baptist Church in Waukegan since 1992, and has overseen the creation and flourishing of its Faith in Action Team.

Pastor Francis previously served churches in Tennessee and Kentucky. In addition to serving on Community Renewal Society’s Policy and Organizing Committee, he also serves on the Faith Counsel at Waukegan High School, works with the Shiloh Soup Kitchen, and is the doctrinal teacher for the North Shore Baptist Ministers Alliance.

Previous Board service includes the Waukegan Clergy Network and the United Way of Lake County Advisory Board. Rev. Francis is highly renowned as a pastor, preacher and teacher of the Gospel.

A strong servant leader, he seeks to encourage and motivate persons to action. He has been married to Angelia Rene Francis for 41 years, and has 4 children, 9 grandchildren and 4 great grandchildren.

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