Special to the Minden Press-Herald
The Holy Writ declares, “The elders who direct the affairs of the church well are worthy of double honor, especially those whose work is preaching and teaching.”
Ray D. Jiles has served 40 years as pastor of the Valley Springs Baptist Church of Minden. He has proven to be an exceptional servant leader of this church and the community of Homer Louisiana, in which he resides.
Jiles is a 1964 graduate of Mayfield High School. After graduation he served three years in the U.S. Army. He is a graduate of both the Northwest