Rev. Dr. Fred Deegbe

Senior Pastor

Rev. Dr. Frederick P. Deegbe is a minister of the Ghana Baptist Convention. He was born on 9th February, 1955.

His educational background is both extensive and diverse and includes Zion College of West Africa, Anloga, Oda Secondary School. L.L.B. from the University of Ghana and BL from the Ghana Law School. He has two ministerial degrees: the M.Div. (Master of Divinity) from Southwestern Baptist Seminary in Fort Worth, Texas (USA) and the D.Min. from Asbury Theological Seminary in Wilmore, Kentucky (USA).

Rev. Dr. Deegbe has served in a number of pastoral and ministerial capacities that include working as the Assistant Pastor at Calvary Baptist Church from 1980 to 1983 as a Chaplain at Baylor University Medical Centre in Dallas, Texas (USA), a Lecturer at the Ghana Baptist Seminary, as the Senior Pastor of New Tafo Baptist Church, now Central Baptist Church Kumasi, Ghana. He was appointed Senior Pastor of the Calvary Baptist Church in 1991.

In 2003, Rev. Dr. Fred Deegbe, was appointed the General Secretary of the Christian Council of Ghana, a position he held until 2013. His career path also includes having served on the Executive and Finance Committees of the Christian Council of Ghana – Interim. He served as President of the Ghana Baptist Convention from 1992 -2000, Chairman of the Denominational Board of the Ghana Baptist Convention from 2014- 2022

He served on a number of national boards and commissions including the Ghana Anti-Corruption Commission; Ghana Media Commission, Ghana Aids Commission, Narcotics Control Board, CCMF, IFS, CODEO, All Africa Conference of Churches among others.

Publications to his credit:
[1] When Friends Fight
[2] Building A Christian Home
[3] Forgive God
[4] Born to Blossom
[5] Empowered to Make Life Meaningful

His Hobbies include:
Debating, Reading, Farming etc.

Rev. Dr. Fred Deegbe is happily married to Lady Pastor Joana Deegbe. They are blessed with three children and seven grandchildren.

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