Donavon Thigpen

ONE Church

Donavon Thigpen is a husband, father, pastor and musician. He is the co-planter and lead pastor of ONE Church, a multi-ethnic, socio-economically diverse, difference making church focused on creating a congregation that looks like Heaven. Donavon is also the co-founder of the Embrace Multiethnic Church Conference, promoting unity and diversity in the local church throughout the city, across the lines of race, class and culture. Donavon and Alice live in Madison, MS with their daughters Zoë and Eden. Their oldest daughter Genesis lives in Atlanta, GA and is currently a senior at Spelman College.