Council of Bishops
Presiding Prelate & Patriarch
Archbishop Sterling Lands II, Ph.D
International Presiding Prelate and Patriarch, Family Life International Fellowship, Inc. Presiding Prelate, St. John Archdiocese. Organizing Overseer and Leader of Greater Calvary Bible Church, Austin, Texas. He is the COO of the Evangelical Episcopal Communion.
He is the Co-Founder and President-Chief Executive Officer of the International Conference of Bishops Inc. He is the Co-Chair of the Pastors Across Texas Coalition. He is the CEO of the Family Life International Bible Institute.
He Pastors and supports Bishops and Pastors in the USA, Ghana, Liberia, Sierra Leone, Kenya, South Africa, Pakistan, India, Haiti, and the UK.
He is committed to strengthening the family as a Kingdom priority.
Vice Presiding Bishop
Bishop Alfred T. Lands
International Vice Presiding Bishop, Family Life International Fellowship, Inc.; Organizing Overseer and Leader of Family Life MBC, Jonesboro, Georgia. Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree, University of Southwestern Louisiana; Master of Urban Ministry, Urban Seminary of Atlanta. Member of the House of Bishops, of the Evangelical Episcopal Communion.
Bishop Anthony Wright
International General Secretary, Family Life International Fellowship, Inc. Organizing Overseer of Family Life Missionary Bible Church, Houston, Texas. Author of the book, "Live Free in Christ, Our Union with Christ According to Paul's Letters to the Seven Churches." Member of the House of Bishops, of the Evangelical Episcopal Communion.
FLIF Liberia, Presiding Bishop
Bishop Dr. Janjay Swen
Conference Presiding Bishop, FLIF Liberia; Founder/Overseer, Christ Life Temple, Inreach Ministries; Founder of the Generous Giving Kids Center that cater to orphans, street children, abandon children and the most needed children in villages and townships in Liberia.
FLIF Sierra Leone, Presiding Bishop
Bishop Raymond Wonders
Conference presiding bishop, FLIF Sierra Leone. Founder/Overseer Jesus Triumphant Ministry International
Director of Protocol
Bishop Maurice Youmans
International Director of Protocol.; Pastor, Omega Care Ministries. Born and raised in Jamaica Queens, New York. Member of the House of Bishops, of the Evangelical Episcopal Communion.
Executive VP and Provost, Family Life International Bible Institute, Inc.
Bishop NeShaun Jones
Executive Vice President and Provost, Family Life International Bible Institute, Inc. Bachelor's degree, Counseling and Guidance, East Texas State University. Master's Degree, Counseling, Health and Psychology (Interdisciplinary Studies), Texas A&M-Commerce. Doctor of Education, Texas Tech University, School of Education with a emphasis in Higher Education . Certification in College Admission Counseling Certification, UCLA. A participant of the Harvard University College Admission Counseling Program. Founder and CEO of College Prep Centers providing college admission counseling to students across the nation.
FLIF Nigeria, Presiding Bishop
Dr. Joseph Ibemgdo
Conference Presiding Bishop, FLIF Nigeria; Organizing Overseer and Leader, World Liberation Power Ministries, Inc. His acquired expertise includes Leadership, Counseling, Teaching, Prophetic Insight, Spiritual Warfare and Deliverance.
Organizing Pastor, Beulah Land Community Church, Houston, Texas
Bishop Ruth Ollison
Pastor, Teacher, Innovative Manager, Trainer, and Coach, Servant Leader, Great Storyteller, Problem Solver, Change Agent, Communicator, Broadcaster, Interviewer. Lead Partner and Trainer, Ollison Elsberg Associates; President and Consultant. Ollison & Company; Former News producer, director, anchor, reporter, commentator, talk show host, and consultant
Area Presiding Bishop, FLIF Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Bishop Willie F. Brooks
Senior Pastor, Upper Room Bible Church.
President, Family Life Bible College
Bishop Michael D. Forney
Founder/Overseer, Life Style of Christ Ministries. Married with six girls. Doctor of Arts in Theology, Cornerstone University, Master of Arts, Christian Counseling; Bachelor of Arts in Theology, Calvary Theological Seminary; University of Houston; Grambling State University; Organizer and Overseer of Lifestyle of Christ Church, Pearland, Texas, Former Executive Pastor, Cullen Missionary Baptist Church, Houston, Texas.
Houston Area Fellowship, Houston, Texas USA
Bishop Aris Hickman
Organizing Pastor, New Commandment Christian Fellowship, B.S. in Economics, University of Houston, 29 year Special Education Teacher and Service Provider, Author and husband and father.
Area Presiding Bishop-elect, FLIF Ghana
Bishop-Elect Emmanuel Abraham
Power of God missions
Accra Ghana West Africa, married with two children.
International Director of Member Investments and Benefits
Bishop Kristoffer Lands
Founder and CEO of the Lands Group a subsidiary of ANAK Consultants. Executive Director of the Rites of Passage Development Inc. Member of the House of Bishops, of the Evangelical Episcopal
Communion. Bachelors Degree, Prairie View A&M University; Dispute Resolution Certified, St. Edwards University
International Director of Member Services
Bishop Rosemary Lands
Associate Pastor, Family Life MBC. Bachelor Degree in Social Work, Marquette University,
Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Masters Degree in Social Work, Clark Atlanta University, Atlanta, Georgia. Trained as a Family Counselor, individual counseling, domestic violence, human resources. Extensive work in the non-profit field. Internship in graduate school with United Way of Metro Atlanta and work for several years with United Way and Big Brothers and Big Sisters. Trained in volunteer recruitment, training and management, fundraising, board development and mentorship.
International Director of Youth Character Development Programs
Bishop Richard Lands
Pastor, Beta Care Ministry. Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering, Prairie View A & M University. Member of the House of Bishops, of the Evangelical Episcopal Communion. Director of the Greater Calvary Eagle Academy; Executive Director of Greater Calvary Rites of Passage. He is President and CEO of “Say the Word” graphics and designs.
Pastor Hadayat John