Pastor Calvin Summerville and his wife Gloria, both grew up in the Metropolitan Chicago area. They were married in 1974. They are both graduates of Kansas State University, and worked professionally in the Chicago area for many years.
After being called into the ministry, they both attended Rhema Bible Training Center in Tulsa, Oklahoma, and are 1991 graduates. After serving in several areas of ministry in their local church, they moved to St. Louis Missouri in 1993, where they helped start a church.
Pastor Summerville has served as an Elder and an Assistant Pastor in the church. In April of the year 2000, Pastor and Mrs. Summerville relocated to the Chicago area. Pastor Summerville was led of God to plant a church in the South Suburbs.
The Trees of Righteousness Church is a non-denominational ministry that is dedicated to the maturing of Christians so that purpose, potential, procedure, and placement in the perfect will of God can be achieved.
“Don’t just learn how to work the Word. Learn how to work your life by the Word.”
— Pastor Calvin Summerville