Pastor W. Andrew Best, Jr. hails from Middletown, New York, a small town at the foot of the Catskill Mountains. As a young boy, realizing a gift in music at the age of four. Growing up in the Church of God In Christ, as the son of a Pastor, he understands well what it means to serve others. He played the piano in the church from eight years old and became the minister of music at age twelve. God has given him the gift of perfect pitch and an ear to hear and play all kinds of music. He has been blessed with many honors and privileges such as being the invited guest of numerous democratic awards and banquets.
For many years, Pastor Best knew he was called to preach, but ran from the calling. In 2003, after yielding to the call and being ordained and licensed, Pastor Best has served on numerous ministerial counsels and staffs. He currently serves as the Senior Pastor and Founder of Worship World Church, Inc. in Laurel, Maryland, a non-denominational Christian church whose membership in ten years has grown tremendously as well as its ministries and community services.
In addition to his call to the pastorate, he has a calling for church planting. Since the birth of Worship World in Laurel, Pastor Best has established two other churches, True Worship Fellowship, Altoona, PA, under the leadership of Pastor Katina Curry and Worship World Church, Waldorf Campus, Waldorf, Maryland under his leadership.
Pastor Best is a gifted song-writer and producer and has worked with many mega ministries and different artists. He has had the opportunity to serve as musical director for Gladys Knight, as well as the Backstreet Boys, Fred Hammond and many others. In the year of 2000, he started a singing group “Andrew Best & Restored” where they currently sing nationally and abroad spreading the gospel of Jesus Christ. In 2010, Worship World Church recorded its first CD with its singing aggregation “The Sound of Worship.” The CD is entitled, “Worship World Church presents Pastor Andrew Best & the Sound of Worship” featuring its title track, “You Can Make It.”
Pastor Best and the Worship World Church are under the pastoral covering of Pastor Anthony G. Maclin, Sanctuary at Kingdom Square in Capitol Heights, Maryland.
He has a heart for missions and has traveled throughout the U.S. as well as abroad to Africa, Jamaica, London, China and Germany.
Pastor Best received a Bachelor’s of Science Degree in Mortuary Science from the Pittsburgh Institute of Mortuary Science in 1996, and is currently pursuing a second degree in Christian Counseling.
Pastor Best has been blessed with three beautiful children; Hunter, Savanna, and Daniel.