Otis James Latin Jr.
Otis James Latin Jr. is a bi-vocational Pastor employed with the State of Texas as a Special Investigator in the Runaway/Human Task Force Unit of the Family and Protective Services. Otis accepted Christ and was baptized in 1975 at the tender age of 8. He united with New Jerusalem Baptist Church under the leadership of Pastor Willie Adams Sr. In 1994 at the age of 26, Otis was ordained as a deacon at New Jerusalem Baptist Church and served in that capacity for 3 years. In 1997 at the age of 29, he was called by God to preach the gospel. Rev. Latin was licensed by Pastor Willie Adams Sr. and preached his first sermon in August of 1997.
In 2007 at the age of 39, Rev. Latin was ordained by a board of elders at New Jerusalem Baptist Church under the leadership of Pastor Willie Adams Sr. Reverend Latin has served in a host of leadership positions during his tenure at New Jerusalem Baptist Church such as Sunday Teacher, Vacation Bible School Teacher, Marital Counselor, Sunday School Superintendent, Deacon, Youth Pastor, and Assistant Pastor. Reverend Latin is a graduate of Rice University and attended Dallas Theological Seminary pursuing a masters degree. In August of 2013, Pastor “O” was led by God to plant Revive Bible Church. Pastor “O” began having bible studies and has developed a core group of faithful followers. Pastor “O” is a devoted husband to his loving wife Rosalyn Andrea Latin who has supported him in ministry since 1994. Rev. & Sis. Latin are proud parents of three outstanding children Morgan Genell Latin, Otis James Latin III and Oryan Jacoby Latin.