Meet The Senior Pastor
Apostle Jerlette Mickie, DCC
"A MAN WITH A VISIONâ€?
Chief Apostle, Prophet, Pastor, Teacher, Visionary, Musician,
Singer, Motivational Speaker and Author
Presiding Apostle and Prelate of Moving With A Vision (MWAV) Ministries, International, and Senior Pastor of New Light Cathedral Inc. located in Woodford, Virginia. Apostle Mickie has a thriving ministry that is on the move for God. He is the Chief Apostle of a culturally and ethnic diverse body of members, with ministries located, in Africa, Asia and North America. A man mandated from God to impart the spirit of excellence in men and women as they ascribe destiny's calling in their lives.
Apostle Mickie's relationship with Christ began over 40 years ago at Free Gospel Deliverance Temple under the tutelage of Apostle Ralph E. Green. Apostle Mickie accepted the call to the ministry in 1978 and thus began to do the work of an Evangelist; he has been in the pastoral ministry since 1983. He entered the bishopric in October 1989 and was elevated to the office of Apostle of MWAV Ministries, in September 2001.
As a result of his meticulous leadership style and administrative expertise Apostle Mickie has been a mentor to many leaders and has assisted countless others in establishing and structuring their ministries for effective Kingdom work. As a result his unwavering teaching of biblical principles many has embraced their calling and is advancing the Kingdom of God. His practical preaching techniques has impacted and restored life to ministries that had previously been dormant. Apostle Mickie is a man on a mission to reach the massive. He has published his three books, entitled "Broken But Some Pieces Still Work, "Men Possessing The Total Package, and "Thoughts To Considerâ€?.
Apostle Mickie's education achievements consist of Bachelor of Art in Theology, Doctorate in Christian Counseling, and an Honorary Doctorate in Divinity, as well as numerous awards and achievements. He is a retired United States Marine and a Vietnam War veteran.
Apostle Mickie will tell you that God is the source of his motivation, energy and stamina to do ministry, but his encouragement to stay focus comes from his wife of over 38 years Lady Leona Mickie. They are honored to be the parents of four wonderful children who love God and have diligently used their gifts to support the work of the ministry. In addition, they have been blessed with three daughter-in-laws, one son-in-law and four grandchildren.