Clergy Team

Rev. Jimmy L. Gates, Pastor and First Lady Janet Mays-Gates


"Impossible is a word that's found only in the dictionary of sinners"

For with God nothing shall be impossible.  Luke 1:37

Rev. Eloise East, Associate Minister


 "I am the righteousness of God in Christ Jesus"

2 Corinthians 5:21 For he hath made him to be sin for us, who knew no sin; that we might be made the righteousness of God in him.

Rev. Milton Sherrod, Associate Minister


In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God.

2 The same was in the beginning with God.

3 All things were made by him; and without him was not any thing made that was made.

4 In him was life; and the life was the light of men. 

John 1:1-4

Rev. Kofi Washington, Associate Minister


Matthew 10:7& 8, "And as you go, preach, saying, The kingdom of heaven is at hand... 
I have been blessed my whole life to be: a teacher, mentor, educator, and one to encourage others; which has always come directly from the Word of God and The Holy Spirit that lives in me. 

Rev. Clarence Hicks, Pastor Emeritus



The Lord is not slack concerning his promise, as some men count slackness; but is longsuffering to us-ward, not willing that any should perish, but that all should come to repentance.  2 Peter 3:9

Evangelist Bobbi Jo Curry


 For I know the thoughts that I think toward you, saith the Lord, thoughts of peace, and not of evil, to give you an expected end.  Jeremiah 29:11

Minister Lucretia Colston Bolden, Minister of Music


Let everything that have breath, praise the Lord!   Psalms 150:6  

Minister Chester Curry III, Organist


And we know that all things work together for good to them that love God, to them who are the called according to his purpose.   Romans 8:28

Min. Perry Williams, Percussionist; Min. John Scott, Bass Guitar; and Min. Willie Ross, Lead Guitar


We are here to glorify the Lord in our praise through music ministry.