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Jessica Claire
  • , , 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor
  • Home: (555) 432-1000
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Professional Summary

A spirit-filled believer in the salvation of Jesus Christ who pursues an ongoing relationship with God, with over twenty five years of experience in church ministry. Experienced in pulpit ministry, church development, and discipleship, with a love for all of God’s children. Capable and experienced in corporate worship, staff management, and passionate about church outreach.

Accomplishments

· Article in the 2004 Bi-Annual publication of the Claire Coalition of Anti-Sexual Assault Programs (See page 39)

· 2010-2017 Lecturer/Instructor for Historic Episcopate for the International College of Bishops Convention in Albany, NY

· 2013 Associate Professor of Hermeneutics and Homiletics for United Theological Seminary, Dayton, OH

· 2009 Performed in-concert with The Winans, Shirley Murdock, Regina Bell, William Murphy III, Cindy Trent, and the New Mercies Christian Church Mass Choir for a live recording

· 2007-2010 Main speaker for Man to Man Men's Conference hosted by New Mercies Christian Church in Sandestin, Florida. Over 3,500 men of faith in attendance

· 2007 Lecturer for South Carolina Southern District Baptist Association, Spartanburg, SC

· 2001 Key Note speaker for Sister to Sister event held in Atlanta at the Georgia World Congress Center with over 10,000 women in attendance

· 1999 Man of the Year in Crenshaw County, AL

Skills
  • Budgets
  • Counseling
  • Curriculum development
  • Discipleship
  • Evangelism
  • Financial
  • Leadership
  • Lecturer
  • Management
  • Marketing
  • Mentor
  • Preaching
  • Seminars
  • Vision casting
  • Vocalist
  • Worship leader
Work History
Overseer, South East Regional District , 01/2014 to Current
Fellowship Of Faith InternationalCity, STATE,
  • Supervise all ordained staff for fellowship.
  • Participate in monthly meetings with fellowship pastors.
  • Conduct performance evaluations of ministry departments and staff.
  • Work with staff/lay leaders to effectively implement strategic priorities.
  • Assisted in creating legal structure for organization.
  • Provide oversight to business accounting for organization.
  • Development of curriculum for classes, seminars and conferences.
  • Development of organization’s comprehensive evangelism plan.
  • Ordain and mentor new ministers and leaders for part-time and full-time ministry.
  • Regularly preach sermons for churches within fellowship.
  • Provide conflict resolution during church disputes within local congregations on an as needed basis.
Senior Pastor, 01/2007 to 01/2012
Agape Christian ChurchCity, STATE,
  • Responsible for spiritual wellbeing of the church.
  • Licensed 14 ministers and ordained 3 for pastorates and other service in the Church.
  • Preached Sunday services, celebrated the sacraments, and visited the sick & bereaved.
  • Taught Wednesday night Bible Study and implemented and taught noon Wednesday Bible Study.
  • Opened enrollment for on-campus bible training and offered a certificate of biblical training with emphasis on Theology and Apologetics in course work.
  • Performed baby dedications, weddings, and funeral services.
  • Provided pre-marital counseling and implemented a Divorce Recovery Ministry.
  • Implemented a GED Program.
  • Implemented a College Preparation program for graduating high school students.
  • Partnered with Westlake High School and Fulton County Board of Education to provide a Mentor/Mentee program for at-risk African American males ages 14-18. Over 90 young men attended our program and 93% completed the program.
  • Provided anti-abortion counseling for teens and expectant mothers and fathers.
  • Implemented Domestic Abuse Prevention groups open to all of South Fulton County.
  • Opened a Food Bank that fed over 2000 people annually for several years.
  • Hired 3 full-time and two part-time staff members.
  • Organized a county-wide Breast Cancer Awareness Walk; this was a collaborative effort of Agape Christian Center and South Fulton County and.
  • Organized an annual county-wide health seminar which included free HIV testing, hypertension, diabetes, and vision screening, ear exams, and immunization shots.
Senior Pastor , 01/2001 to 01/2006
New Mountain Top Baptist ChurchCity, STATE,
  • Served as an Associate Clergy, served as the Assistant Pastor for over two years, and was voted in as Senior Pastor after performing my duties in an exemplary manner.
  • Responsible for oversight and spiritual well-being of the church.
  • Preached Sunday services, celebrated the sacraments, and visited the sick & bereaved.
  • Taught Wednesday night Bible study.
  • Performed baby dedications, weddings, and funeral services.
  • Provided pre-marital counseling and implemented a Divorce Recovery Ministry.
  • Provided oversight to various youth and college preparation programs.
  • Helped establish and develop small group program for the congregation to connect all members and build strong fellowship beyond the Sunday morning experience.
  • Worked with Worship and Arts Ministry as a leader of praise and worship, as well as vocal performances with church choirs.
  • Oversaw tremendous church growth to over 1,000 members.
Senior Pastor, 06/1999 to 06/2001
Little Baptist Hill Missionary Baptist ChurchCity, STATE,
  • Provided general oversight of spiritual vitality and health of the church.
  • Preached Sunday services, celebrated the sacraments, and visited the sick & bereaved.
  • Taught Wednesday night Bible Study.
  • Implemented Children's Church Program and assisted with curriculum development.
  • Implemented Teen Church Service for ages 13-18.
  • Implemented intervention program for at-risk-youth with emphasis on preventing teen pregnancy, addressing teen behavior challenges, substance abuse, and managing anger.
  • Started Church Transportation Ministry and purchased a 15 Passenger-van and a 66- Passenger commercial bus.
  • Formed an After-School Tutoring Program.
  • Performed funerals, weddings, and infant dedications.
  • Performed Pre-marital counseling.
  • Implemented a Prison Ministry in concert with Crenshaw County Corrections department.
  • Through this ministry lay members and ministers were trained and assigned as mentors to inmates that would be transitioning out of prison.
  • Served as pastor during tremendous membership growth from 40 to over 500 members.
Education
Masters in Biblical Studies: , Expected in 2012
Covenant Bible College And Seminary - New Albany, IN,
GPA:

President’s List

Bachelor of Arts: Biblical Studies, Expected in 2008
Covenant Bible College And Seminary - New Albany, IN,
GPA:

Dean's List Graduate

: , Expected in 1995
Beauregard High School - Opelika, AL
GPA:
Affiliations

Fellowship of Christ International

Full Gospel Fellowship

Association of Independent Ministries (AIM)

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School Attended

  • Covenant Bible College And Seminary
  • Covenant Bible College And Seminary
  • Beauregard High School

Job Titles Held:

  • Overseer, South East Regional District
  • Senior Pastor
  • Senior Pastor
  • Senior Pastor

Degrees

  • Masters in Biblical Studies
  • Bachelor of Arts

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