Church of the Living Word

" Building a Victorious Church that Live the Word through the Power of Jesus Christ" '



Sunday Bible Study                               9 am

Sunday Worship Service                  10 am

Children Church                                 11 am

Wednesday Bible Study                      7 pm

Friday Intercessory Prayer               6 pm


Women Ministry                   3rd Saturday

Men Ministry                          4th Saturday

Nursing Home Min.   (every other )     1st Sat.

Jail Ministry                                    Biweekly


8144 Tidemill Road

Hayes, VA 23072             804.642.9612


P.O. Box 1811      Hayes, VA  23072

 Pastor Eunice C. Woodard was born in Newport News, VA., on October 24,1953, to the late Willie Eugene and Willie Mae Artis. She is the fifth child of six children.

She received her education from Newport News and Hampton Public Schools and graduated from Bethel High School. After graduation in 1971, she attended Virginia Union University, Richmond, majoring in Sociology.

In September 1983, Pastor Eunice Woodard accepted Jesus Christ as her Lord and Savior, under the pastorate of Rev. Floyd M. Blackwell, Second Baptist Church, Newport News, Virginia. On February 19, 1995, she was licensed to preach the Gospel by Bishop Gregory Woodard and ordained on March 1, 1998.  She attended Boyce Bible College, a division of Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, Louisville, KY, 1998; with certificates and courses of New Testament Studies.  She presently enrolled at Christian Bible College and Seminary, Independence, Missouri.

Pastor Eunice Woodard was employed at the Newport News Shipbuilding and Dry Dock Company for three years. She also was employed at Kinder-Care Learning Center, Inc. for 14 years beginning as a preschool teacher and promoted to Director.   She surrender to God and enter full time ministry where she is Executive Pastor, oversee  Administration, Sunday School, Women Ministry, Usher, and Praise Team as well as other ministries.

Pastor Eunice has six children and ten grandchildren and walks along side her husband, Bishop Gregory Woodard, at Church of the Living Word, where we are “Building a Victorious Church That Lives the Word Through the Power of Jesus Christ.” They reside in Gloucester , VA.