Rev. Dr. R.W. Wiggins is a native of Florida, born in Live Oak, Florida. He received his formal training from Bethune Cookman College and is a graduate of Universal Bible Institute in Alamo, Tennessee, with a Doctorate of Divinity.
Pastor Wiggins accepted God’s call to the ministry and has served diligently since the inception of the ministry in 1984. He has served as the pastor of five churches during his career and is the Founder of the Greater New Hope Missionary Baptist Church (“The Hope”), in Orlando, Florida where he currently serves as pastor emeritus and co-pastor. Under his leadership, thousands have accepted Jesus Christ as Lord and Savior and many have accepted the call to preach the Good News of Jesus Christ.
Pastor Wiggins is a man of wisdom and integrity. He is most noted for his creative approach to business and ministry. He is the committed husband of Beulah H. Wiggins. From their union in 1966, Pastor and Mrs. Wiggins have been blessed with two children, Bishop Allen Wiggins and Pastor Yolanda Wiggins Axson, and are the proud grandparents of eight.