FIRST UNITED MEHODOGIST CHURCH OF URBANA
304 South Race Street, (Next to Lincoln Square Mall)
MEET OUR DIRECTING PASTOR
Rev. Robert K. Freeman, B.S., M-Divinity, M-Urban Ministry, 2012, D-Min Cohort, is a native of Claymont, Delaware, one of seven children born to Mr. and Mrs. Nellie Small and Howard David Freeman, Sr. He has been the recipient of many scholastic and civic honors, including ‘Athlete of the Year’, which allowed him to finish his last two years of High School with Honors. He graduated in 1980 from Delaware State College, Dover, Delaware, where he received a Ralston Purina Academic Scholarship and graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in General Agriculture. He continued his academic pursuit by matriculating at the Trinity Evangelical Divinity School in Deerfield, Illinois, where he majored in Pastoral Studies and Urban Ministries. In 1985, he received his Master of Divinity Degree. In 2012, he completed his course work towards the Doctor of Ministry Degree from the Aquinas Institute of Theology/Saint Louis University, in Saint Louis, Missouri.
He is married to Felecia (Pailin) Freeman and loves to network, walk and meet new people. He is driven by the gospel of Matthew mandate to “Go and Make Disciples”.