Rev. Heyward D. Wiggins III is the son of Cornelia L. Wiggins and the late Heyward D. Wiggins Jr.,he is the third of 6 children.
He has been the Husband of Rev. Gloria J. Wiggins for the past 36 years. The father of Heyward the 4th and Regina Peden, and the father in law of Jonathan Peden and Andrea Wggins He also is the grandfather of Jameson and Destiny Wiggins.
Rev. Wiggins is in his 20th year as Pastor of Camden Bible Tabernacle. He is a son of the Mt. Calvary Missionary Baptist Church. He was licensed in 1991 and Ordained in 1996 into the Ministry under the Pastorate of Rev. James C. Jones.
He also served and was Ordained as a deacon at Mt. Calvary under the Pastorate of Rev. James C. Jones.
While at Mt. Calvary, Pastor Wiggins served as the Coordinator of the youth outreach at Lakeland, and taught the youth Bible study. He was involved in the prison ministry, street ministry and the nursing home ministry.
Civically, He served as the Chairman for three years of Camden Churches Organized for People, and the vice chair of the same for 4 years. He is currently the president of Faith in New Jersey, the state wide Faith Based organization. He also served on the National Board for the PICO National Network, a faith based community organization, which shaped national policy around health care. He currently serves on the Board of trustees for the Youth Correctional Complex, for the state of NJ. Pastor Wiggins believes that his ministry is primarily the saving of the souls, and secondarily the bettering of life lived here on earth by the changing of policies and conditions that marginalize the masses.
Deac. Brett Waters, Chairman
Deac. Dewitt Timmons , 1st Vice Chair
Deacon Dwayne Dixon, 2nd vice Chair
Deac. Jacob Gamble
Deacs. Della Lyons (chairwoman)
Deacs. Sharion Waters (vice-chairwoman)
Deacs. Mary Timmons
Deacs. Louise Woodard
Deacs. Tracy Muhammad
Deacs. Pat Gould
Deacs. Mattie Clark
Sis. Mimi Dixon (Treasurer))
Bro. Douglas Wiggins (Vice-Treasurer)
Bro. Rodney Rice
Sis. Lachai Dixon
Deac. Brett Waters
DIR. OF CHRISTIAN EDUCATION
Social Service/Counseling Ministry:
Evang. Gloria Wiggins
Local Community Organizing Ministry:
Bro. George Watson
Bro. Gordon Johnson
Sis. Oceana Lee
Deaconess Pat Gould
DIR. OF OUTREACH MINSTRY
Deaconess. Pat Gould
DIRECTOR OF MUSIC
Sis. Carla Lewis (Church Secretary)
Executive Director: Pastor Heyward Wiggins III