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Head Pastor: Rev Cecil Boswell
Reverend Cecil Boswell is the pastor of Friendship. Originally from Kinley, North Carolina, Reverend Cecil moved to Nashville, Tennessee to attend the Free Will Baptist College where he graduated with honors. Before becoming a pastor, he did mechanical engineering in the Newport News Ship Building Company in Newport News, Virginia. Reverend Boswell's first pastorate was Friendship Free Will Baptist Church in Ashland City, Tennessee, where he served from 1974 - 1977. From there, he pastored Emmanuel Free Will Baptist Church in Washington, North Carolina, for 12 years. In 1989, Friendship called him back as pastor where he continues to serve.