Georgia Southern Hosts James “Major” Woodall as 2021 MLK Celebration Speaker

Georgia Southern Hosts James

Miriam Boston, Correspondent

The Office of Multicultural Affairs will be hosting James “Major” Woodall as the 2021 MLK celebration speaker.

Woodall is an alumni of Georgia Southern University who resides in Riverdale, Georgia. Woodall graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science with a minor in Religious Studies.

Woodall is an associate Baptist minister at Pleasant Grove Baptist Church in Marietta, Georgia where Rev. Sammie J. Dow is the Pastor; he is currently enrolled at the Interdenominational Theological Center (ITC) pursuing a Master of Divinity degree through the Morehouse School of Religion.

“Return to your fortress, your prisoners of hope. Today I declare that I will restore double to you”, said Woodall, quoting Zechariah 9:12, a verse that guides him.

The presentation will be on the Armstrong Campus on Tuesday, January 26, 2021 at 6 pm in the Fine Arts Theater, and on the  Campus on Wednesday, January 27, 2021 at 6 pm in the Performing Arts Center.