Reverend Clarence E. Fowler, a native Baltimorean is the second oldest of five children. After graduating from Edmondson High School, Rev. Fowler matriculated at Community College of Baltimore, St. Mary's Seminary and University and Howard University, receiving an Associate in Arts Degree, a Bachelor of Arts and a Master of Divinity Degree respectfully. Rev. Fowler served with the United States Army from 1968 to 1971 at which time he was honorably discharged.
Reverend Fowler began his work career at the Social Security Administration in 1967. After a lucrative career that spanned thirty-five years with outstanding leadership, awards and citations, he retired in order to devote time to the ministry.
In November 1968, Rev. Fowler experienced a new birth. As a result, he preached his initial sermon on December 14, 1968 at the New Metropolitan Baptist Church. In March of 1982, Rev. Fowler was ordained into the ministry at Morning Star Baptist Church of Christ. On January 15, 1988 he was elected and installed as the Assistant Pastor of Morning Star Baptist Church of Christ.
Because of his love of God, and people and his commitment to do God's will, he has received many community awards such as the Fullwood Foundation Valued Honors Award and The Rotary Club of Woodlawn-Westview Award.
Along with other ministerial duties, Rev. Fowler in May 2002 founded Jehovah Jireh (God Will Provide) Ministries, Inc. This is a ministry whose aim is to assist disadvantaged men, women and children by giving them an opportunity to live in the community as first class citizens. Families are placed in decent, affordable housing and their physical, spiritual and emotional needs are met through education and counseling.
Two of Rev. Fowler's favorite hymns are "Jesus Paid It All For Me" and Great Is Thy Faithfulness."
He is the husband of Betty, the father of Kimberly Miller, LaShan Charles, and JaNae Fowler; father-in-law of Richard Miller and Ronald Charles; grandfather of Morgan Fowler, Canaan Miller, Kyndal Miller and Milan Charles.
Morning Star Baptist Church of
The Witnessing Church
1063 West Fayette Street
Baltimore Maryland 21223