Charles Edwards

Our Approach

Dr. Charles W. Edwards, Jr.


Edwards Ministerial Association, Inc., (EMA) is a charitable, tax-exempt 501 (C) 3, a non-profit corporation which is dedicated to providing ministerial services, spiritual support and educational scholarships to men and women representing over thirty association in four major areas: Ministry to Civic/Government Organizations, Ministry to Educational Institutions, Ministry to Law Enforcement Institutions and Ministry to Veterans Service Organizations.

To those who unite in this effort, who understand the power of togetherness, who strengthen the ties of family and community, who join all of us in a bond for the common good, we salute your strong commitment, your partnership, and sponsorship.

Chaplain (Brigadier General), Retired | United States Army


Our Values

Kimberly M. Willis M. Ed.


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Our Core Values encompass the following:
E- Excellence. We believe that the pursuit of excellence pushes us to be better than we thought we could 
or can be.
D- Diligence. We believe that to be diligent, one must be persevering and hardworking, making a steady effort as it relates to meaningful expectations.
W- Wisdom. We believe that wisdom is the ability to judge and deal with persons and situations rightly, based on knowledge, experience and understanding.
A- Acceptance. We believe that to accept others, we should respond to them without reservation and procrastination in the affirmative so that all involved share equal responsibility.
R- Reason. We believe that reason is the ability to think, draw conclusions and act without difficulty based on known facts and sound judgment.
D- Diversity. We believe in a yielding of opinions, judgments,  and wishes, and that we must maintain a courteous regard and respect for those we come in contact with.
S- Service. We believe that a servant's heart is one which cares about individuals, understands that they are created by God in His image, and strives to meet their unique needs.
The Executive Cabinet and Advisory Board Members of the Edwards Ministerial Association, Inc., is committed to upholding these core values by acting with courage to ensure that our organization continues to prosper and grow.

Executive Cabinet

Executive Cabinet