Roger Woods


Engaging, Enriching, and Empowering people to advance the Kingdom of God

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Shepherding the

community with the gospel message

Roger Woods III, who often goes by “Chap”, is a visionary leader, author and pastor. He is burdened to engage, enrich, and empower individuals through preaching, teaching and discipleship. As the former Chaplain at the University of Tennessee in Knoxville, he has had the opportunity to present the gospel and mentor coaches, athletes, and students. “Chap” also has a wealth of knowledge and experience working with young men and women especially through sports from the elementary age through professional ranks. Chap presently serves as the Chaplain at Silverdale Baptist Academy, Student Pastor at CrossPath Church in Chattanooga, and Program Director of the CHAMP Foundation with Caleb Hampton. 

About Roger

Pastor Chap is passionate about his community. He has participated in several community initiatives including: Co-Chairman of the Pillar of the Community Awards Committee; Big Brothers and Big Sisters; Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc.; Board of Directors for the Intercollegiate Fine Arts Society, Inc.; Juvenile Advocate for Dekalb County with the Winning Circle Inc.; just to name a few. Not only does Pastor Chap have an awesome ability to reach and mentor people, but he is also an extraordinary role model. His leadership brings to the Kingdom a wealth of competence and exemplary service. 

Pastor Woods has also served and ministered with the following ministers and/or artists: B.B. and C.C. Winans, Tyler Perry in his first stage play; “I Know I’ve Been Changed”, Shun Pace Rhodes, Ann Nesby, Byron Cage; Donnie McClurkin, Israel Houghton, William McDowell, John P. Kee, Tye Tribbett, Fonzworth Bentley and Danny Buggs, former All-Pro NFL Receiver. 

Chap is happily married to Tia M. Woods and they have three children, Derrick, Faith, and Christian. 

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Now is the time. 

This generation is stepping up!

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