Lady Shakira Montgomery

Lady Shakira Montgomery serves as the First Lady of New Bethlehem #4 M.B. Church. She and our Pastor are the very proud parents of their two children, Camille and Christopher.


1st Lady Shakira preaches God’s Word and is not ashamed of the Gospel of Jesus Christ. She is very active here at New Bethlehem Church and currently serves as Teen Bible Class Teacher, 11am Choir Directress, Praise Team Leader, Supervisor of the Youth Choir and Youth Praise Team, Youth Activities Director, Drama Ministry Assistant Director & Actress and Women’s Ministry Worker. She is currently a part of the United Ministry Baptist State Convention of Illinois Inc. and Ministry Mates. Both are organizations committed to encouraging, equipping and engaging pastors’ wives in ministry. Her many contributions, hard work and dedication have been an asset to the church and to the building up of the kingdom of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ.


1st Lady Shakira wants it known to all that she loves Jesus and is his servant. She loves all people and shows love wherever she goes. Her favorite saying in which she demonstrates in all areas of her life is, ‘IT’S ALL ABOUT THE LOVE”

1st John 4:7-8

Beloved, let us love one another: for love is of God; and every one that loveth is born of God, and knoweth God.

He that loveth not knoweth not God; for God is love.