Profile of Bishop Carvel B. Collins
Carvel B. Collins is the Pastor of Word Of Light Christian Fellowship Church. Bishop Collins began his spiritual journey over 34 years ago. He was ordained an Elder under the leadership of Bishop Daniel T. Outen, pastor of Refuge Deliverance Holiness Church. After many years of faithful service he was called by God to the office of a Pastor. He was ordained by Bishop Julius L. Pope who was the Pastor of Morning Star Holiness Church in 1996, and ordained to the bishopric in June 2013, by Bishop Sean A. Outen, General Overseer of the Pentecostal Assembly of Jesus Only, Inc. He has been married for over 33 years to Pastor Theresa A. Collins. From their union they have 4 children.
Bishop Collins serves as a Chaplin for Temple University Hospital, and also for the Mount Sinai Prison Ministry. He loves working in the field and has a passion for prison inmates. He preaches every Thursday at ASD Prison in Philadelphia PA. He graduated from Christian Research and Development with a certification in Christian Marriage and Financial Counseling.
Bishop Collins sponsors an annual Men’s Fellowship Retreat at Blue Mountain. God has gifted him with the ability to write many Christian songs and poems that he uses to the glory and honor of God. He is currently writing a book on spiritual warfare.
Bishop Collins is a praying man. He is an associated pastor with the Effectual Fervent Prayer Group Ministry and through this group he offers Prayer and Bible teaching every Tuesday evening at 9:00 PM and Saturday mornings at 9:00 AM via the Phone. This ministry reaches and ministers to people all over the world.
His favorite scripture is Psalms 27:4, “One thing that I have desired of the Lord, that I will seek after; that I may dwell in the house of the Lord all the days of my life, to behold the beauty of the Lord, and to enquire in his temple.”
Profile of Pastor Theresa A. Collins
Pastor Collins is a dedicated wife, mother, teacher, and servant of God. She began her spiritual journey over 34 years ago when she was filled with the precious gift of the Holy Ghost. She was ordained an Evangelist under the leadership of Bishop Daniel T. Outen, Pastor of Refuge Deliverance Holiness Church. She loves serving the people of God and she is committed to encourage and support women and men who seek guidance, direction, spiritual growth, and development.
She loves working with children and is an Elementary Teacher. Pastor Theresa Collins has a passion for the youth and she believes that all children are unique and will excel with proper love and guidance. She works faithfully by her husband’s side in the ministry. She is the president of the Women Of Wisdom Ministry, and the National President over the Evangelistic and Missions Department of the Pentecostal Assembly Of Jesus Only Inc.