pastor Shawn Woodie
Outreach Community Church

Our Pastor

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Pastor Shawn C. Woodie is the Founder and Pastor of Outreach Community Church, one of Chicago’s most progressive and innovative ministries.

Pastor Woodie was born and raised in Atlanta, Georgia where he served faithfully in ministry and community outreach programs at the Cathedral of Faith Church of God in Christ. Once completing high school, Pastor Woodie earned a Bachelor’s Degree in history and Master’s Degree in secondary education.

After relocating to Chicago, he founded Outreach Community Church of God in Christ on Chicago’s north side. Outreach is a Bible teaching church that endeavors to minister to the total man through spreading the gospel of Christ, whereby the gospel and faith are applied in daily life.

Pastor Woodie is also a public school teacher and has received numerous awards from city, state and national officials. His ministry is strongly dedicated to reaching out to lost souls, ministering to hurting people, and inspiring the believer. He is called upon to speak throughout the city of Chicago and around the country as he preaches and teaches the gospel of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ.