The Ringmaster: A Clergy Guide to Funerals/Memorials/Wakes in the African American Tradition

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Beverly Freeman

Pastor Beverly Freeman has spent over 35 years helping people in times of grief. 

As the pastor the Victory Temple Christian Life Center in Dallas, she understands the need to come alongside those who are experiencing pain and sorrow. Serving as Chapel Speaker at Paul Quinn College for ten years added another dimension to being an active participant in the journey of life.

Part of what gives her life is the love of travel.  Her favorite places to visit are the Caribbean, West, South and Southern Africa. Rev. Freeman is a member of the Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Incorporated.

Among her honors and accomplishments:

Featured speaker at the Dallas Black Academy presentation of “Black Preaching in the Literary Tradition.”

Featured in Our Texas Magazine  “The Calling/Millennia Women- Sexism in the Pulpit.” 

Named “Woman of Color” in the field of Religion by Paul Quinn College.

Member of Board of Directors -- “Faith Focus Television” (NBC5) -      sponsored by the Greater Dallas Community Council of Churches