We are a diverse, Christ-centered community continuing its long history of dedicated service to the Lord through worship, teaching, hospitality and children's ministry. We are committed to using our gifts and talents to help people work out their faith in every aspect of life, and to serve the surrounding community. If you would be interested in giving your life to Jesus Christ, or if you would like to become a member of our church, you are invited to speak with the pastor or a deacon. Your commitment to membership can strengthen our witness of Jesus Christ here in Roslindale and throughout the world.
Lee T. Boddie, Sr., a native of Dayton, Ohio, was licensed to preach by Mt. Moriah Baptist Church in Dayton, upon hearing the call to ministry and developing a tremendous passion for God’s word. After moving to Boston in 1998 and coming under the leadership of Rev. Dr. Michael E. Haynes, Rev. Boddie received a pre-ordination license from the historic Twelfth Baptist Church in April 2003. Rev. Boddie was ordained in June 2008 at his hometown church, Mt. Moriah, under the National Baptist Convention.
Rev. Boddie earned a Master of Divinity degree with honors (cum laude) from Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary Boston in January 2004, where he later also served as adjunct professor of graduate preaching. He is currently nearing the completion of his Doctor of Ministry degree in Homiletics at Gordon Conwell’s main campus in South Hamilton, MA.
Rev. Boddie has been active in ministry for twenty years with an emphasis on Bible teaching and service that keeps the Gospel at the forefront. He received the call to pastor Roslindale Baptist Church in March 2008. His mission has been to disciple the church to impact the world.
Rev. Boddie received his undergraduate degree in Journalism from The Ohio State University. He has spent most of his career as a news videographer and editor and currently works for WHDH-TV in Boston.
Rev. Boddie and his wife, Donita, live in Milton, MA. He is the father of three sons and one daughter.