25 August 2015
The Board of Ordained Ministry of the Fellowship of Christ International is pleased to announced that this past Saturday, 22 August, both Angela Adams and Annie Hawkins were ordained as Elders. Both of them will be serving at Souls Outreach Tabernacle Church, located in Laurinburg, North Carolina. We pray that God will watch over and guide them in all things and use them as his tool to open the doors for many to come to Christ.
01 August 2015
The Board of Ordained Ministry of the Fellowship of Christ International is pleased to announce the recent acceptance of transfer of Credentials for Dr. Robert L. Watts, Jr., who is now a Licensed and Ordained minister with the Fellowship of Christ International.
You may view his ministryís website at: http://www.onefleshministries.com
We pray that God will continue to bless and use him for His Will and that God will open many doors for him.
04 April 2015
Both Lynda Dowe and Minnie Green have completed their six month probationary period on their Ministerial Licenses and they have been issued full Ministerial Licenses. May God use them to spread His Word and reach out to those who are lost in this world.
21 November 2014
The Fellowship of Christ International is in the early stages of setting up our First international Convention. If all goes well, it will be taking place somewhere around mid to late spring in 2016, in the northeast Virginia / Washington, D.C. area. The International Convention will be open to all FOCI ministers and staff, their families and associates, as well as ministers and members of any denomination, and those that are interested in what we are all about.
We will be putting a page on the FOCI web site to keep everyone informed of our progress. If anyone is interested in helping us in getting all of this going, email us and let us know.
14 October 2014
Institute for Christian Works [ http://www.icwseminary.org ] [our official Bible College and Seminary] graduate Dr. Morgan Bruce Reeves (D.C.Phil. in Theology Ė class of 1998) is presently running for the office of Governor in the State of South Carolina. Let us all pray that Godís Will be done.
This does not imply an endorsement for any political candidate. This is merely to show what one of our graduates is currently doing.
14 October 2014
The Board of Ordained Ministry of the Fellowship of Christ International is pleased to announce that on Saturday, the 11th of October, that Pastor Dr. Bobby L. Mitchell of Ohio was named as a Bishop Elect. Furthermore the following individuals were presented their Ministerís License:
Lynda Dowe (6 month probationary period)
Minnie Green (6 month probationary period)
Additionally, Sherri Smith was Licensed as a Christian teacher, and Christopher Baxter was ordained as a Deacon.
We pray that God will bless and use all of the above named individuals and will open many doors for them to witness and proclaim the Glory of the Lord to the world.
29 August 2014
The Board of Ordained Ministry and the Council of Bishops of the Fellowship of Christ International are pleased to announce that through the Lordís blessing upon all of us, we have expanded into several new areas and have gained two more individuals into the ministry of Christ!
The Lord has been opening many doors for His servants to spread His Word and His truth. We pray that the Lord will watch over and guide all of those involved in doing His Will.
Dr. Varant Z. Seropian, who resides in Lebanon, has been called to be a Bishop in the service of Christ. Bishop Dr. Seropian will also be servings as the Bishop of the Lebanon Conference.
Jonathan K. Verotico of Texas, has been called to be a licensed minister. He has been involved in serving the Lord for many years now, and the Lord has felt it is time for him to be licensed so as to serve Him better.
Minister Michelle Morgan, who recently relocated to Thailand and her fiancť, are in the process of starting a branch of the Fellowship of Christ International there.
Let us all praise God for His goodness and mercy and let us all ask God that he watch over and protect and bless the above individuals and open many doors for them so they may serve Him better.
28 August 2014
Evangelist Dr. Marcelene H. Johnson, the wife of Fellowship of Christ International Bishop Dr. Benjamin Johnson, Sr., was called home to be with the Lord recently. On 29 August there will be a visitation from 11:00 to 12:00 noon, followed by the funeral services after. For those interested in attending, the visitation and funeral service will take place at:
Deliverance Evangelistic Church
21st Street and Leehigh Avenue
Also recently the Lord called Mildred M. Mackey to leave this world and be with Him. She was the aunt of the wife of Fellowship of Christ International Bishop dr. Malcolm Ames. Bother her visitation and funeral will be held on 03 September. The visitation will take place from 10:00 until 11:00, followed by the funeral service. These will take place at:
Pope Funeral Home
5538 Marlboro Place
District Heights, Maryland
We pray that the Lord will be with the family and friends of both of these women and comfort their hearts, and reassure them that they are in a much better place than this world, and one day the will be reunited with them.
17 July 2014
On Saturday, 12 July, The mother of Fellowship of Christ International minister, Bishop Malcolm Ames left this world to be with the Lord.
On Sunday, 20 July, a viewing will be held for Helen Elizabeth Jane Harmon Ames from 4:00 pm until 9:00 pm at the following location:
Ames Funeral Home
8914 Quarry Road
Manassas, Virginia 20110
On Monday, 21 July, a second viewing will take place from 10:00 am until 11:45 am, followed by at 12:00 noon the funeral and burial services. The Church and its address is:
First AME Church of Manassas
10130 South Grant Avenue
Let us all pray for Bishop Ames and his family, that the Lord comfort and be with this at this time. If you would like to send a message to Bishop Ames, please send it to us here and we will forward it on.
13 May 2014
The Council of Bishops of the Fellowship of Christ International is pleased to announce that Dr. Larry Black, Sr., has been appointed as a Bishop Elect. After successfully serving through his probationary period, he will be installed as a full Bishop. After he is consecrated, he will also be serving as the Florida Conference Bishop. Let us all prayer and thank God for His wisdom and that He will guide and inspired all of His Bishops, Ministers, other members of the clergy, and all who desire Him and serve Him.
30 December 2013
On Sunday, 22 December 2013, Janice lint, the wife of Fellowship of Christ International Minister, Dr. Aaron Lint (Washington State), was suddenly called home to be in the Presence of the Lord. Please pray for our Dear Brother Aaron, that God may comfort his heart, strengthen him and lift him up, and remind him that he is there with him always and will see him through all things.
22 November 2013
Fellowship of Christ International minister Takehiko Kumakura who is in our Japan Conference, recently completed the requirements for and earned his Master of Divinity degree from Luther Rice Seminary. Let us all pray that God will use this to open many doors for him and use him to reach all of the unsaved individuals in Japan and wherever else the Lord leads him.
15 September 2013
The Council of Bishops of the Fellowship of Christ International, today appointed Rev. Robert B. Johnson as a Bishop Elect. Once he is consecrated and installed as a Bishop, he will be serving as the Stafford County District Bishop in the Virginia Conference. Let us all pray that God will open many doors for him and use him for the glory of His Kingdom.
17 August 2013
The Council of Bishops is pleased to announce that Rev Dr. Cammie B. Jeffress has been appointed a Bishop in the Body of Christ. She will be serving as Bishop of Christian Education in the Virginia Conference. We all pray that the Lord will bless and continue using her for His Glory! You will find her website at: http://hewbi.com
09 May 2013
Fellowship of Christ International minister, Bishop Dr. Michael Coleman, was recently appointed as a Missouri State Silver Haired Legislature. The Silver Haired Legislature, or SHL as it is often called, is a formally elected body of citizens 60 years of age and older that promote conscientious legislative advocacy for Missouri's older adults. All members are volunteers who serve without pay. To learn more go to:
Let us all pray that God will use this opportunity to open many doors for him to reach out to those in need and help make changes for the better.
07 April 2013
The Council of Bishops of the Fellowship of Christ International is pleased to announce that Tamala R. Clark-Culp has been licensed as a minister of the Gospel. Let us all pray that God will use her and her calling to His glory and reach those who so desperately need to know Him as their Lord and savior.