Blessed Trinity Christian Ministries West

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Bishop Ronald O. Cobbs, Sr. is the organizer and Pastor of Blessed Trinity Christian Ministries West located in San Diego, California.

Bishop Cobbs graduated from Woodstock High School, Millington, Tennessee and entered Memphis State University where he studied religion and humanities. Following his sophomore year at MSU, he entered the United States Army where he served honorably until discharged in 1974. He earned his Associates Degree in Business Administration & Supply chain Management from San Diego Evening College & a B.S. Degree in Business Administration (Cum Laude) from National University. He also holds a certificate of Community Economic Development from San Diego State University.

Bishop Cobbs accepted Christ as Lord and savior in 1967 at the Belmont Missionary Baptist Church, Millington, Tennessee and since that time he has grown and served in various capacities in ministry.
  • Accepted the call to teach in 1991 (Adults & Young Adults)
  • Ordained as a Deacon at the Calvary Baptist Church, San Diego, California by Dr. S. M. Lockridge
  • Served as Deacon and Trustee (Calvary)
  • Served as President of Brotherhood Union 1986-1992 (Calvary)
  • Licensed to preach  – 1992 (Calvary)
  • Ordained into ministry – 1995 (Calvary)
  • Served as Minister of Evangelism – 1990-1992 (Calvary)
  • Served as Associate Pastor and Youth Minister – 1992-1999 (Calvary)
  • Served as President of the Baptist Ministers Association of San Diego – 2000-2002
  • Board Member of the United African American Ministerial Action Council of San Diego– 2000-2002


On March 14, 2010, Bishop Cobbs became the Regional Bishop for the West Coast Region of i.f.i. (Independents Fellowship International), a network of independent churches, ministers and individuals that is designed to provide an avenue of strength, unity, fellowship and a means of affiliation.

Bishop Cobbs is a native of Millington Tennessee and is married to Corinne Patricia Buntyn, the daughter of famed choir director Johnny Ray Buntyn. He has been married to the faithful, loving, caring and God-fearing Sister “Pat” for 35 glorious years. Sister “Pat’s” gifts as a teacher, choir directress and song leader are the perfect compliment to her pastor and husband. Through this union, the Lord has blessed Pastor Cobbs and Sister “Pat” with three loving children Sister Aletra, Brother Ronnie, Jr. and Sister Courtney.