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Speaking the Word of Faith Prophetic Teaching Ministries
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Tripp Bible Institute, Regency Christian College, Full Gospel Baptist Bible Institute
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Apostle Otha Ulysses Bell, Jr. is the Founder and Apostolic/Prophetic Leader of the Speaking the Word of Faith Prophetic Teaching Ministries located in Killeen, Texas. He has held various credentials over the past 33+ years being licensed to the Ministry by Full Gospel Assemblies, Intl. of Coatesville, Pennsylvania and ordained as a Minister of the Gospel of Christ by the Bible Fellowship Christian Church of Steelton, Pennsylvania, the Second National Baptist (Primitive) Association of Front Royal, Virginia, the Lancaster Mennonite Conference of Lancaster, Pennsylvania, the Association of Evangelical Gospel Assemblies of Monroe, Louisiana, the Koinonia Fellowship of Churches of Chester, Pennsylvania, the Blood Covenant Fellowship Church of Chester Pennsylvania, and the United Evangelical Churches of America of St. Mary’s, Georgia. Apostle Bell is a graduate of the Full Gospel Baptist Bible Institute of Upper Darby Pennsylvania with a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Bible and Theology, and the Regency Christian College of Jacksonville, Florida with a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Pastoral Ministry and a Masters Degree in Divinity. He has also received a Certificate of Completion in Urban Evangelism from the Melvin Floyd School of Evangelism in Philadelphia Pennsylvania, a Certificate in Pastoral Ministry from Cathedral University of Los Angeles, California, and a Certificate as a Certified Chaplain from the Tripp Bible Institute of Marion, North Carolina. He has an Honorary Doctorate of Divinity Degree from the World Christianship Ministries of Fresno, California, and an Honorary Doctorate of Letters Degree from the Academy of Universal Global Peace of Chennai, India.
He was the former First Assistant Presiding Prelate of the Maranatha Faith Fellowship International, a former Secretary of the Pennsylvania Prison Chaplain’s Association and the Koinonia Fellowship of Churches, a former Board Member of Yoke-fellowship Prison Ministries, Inc, and a former member of the Church Committee of Justice and Mercy, Inc. He is a member of the National Certified Chaplains Association, a member of the World Bishop’s Council, a member the Association of Charismatic and Reformed Churches, a Co-Director of the Pastoral Care Committee and Group Leader at the Vintage Church of Harker Heights, Texas, and a Board Member of Ruach Kingdom Fellowship Ministries. Apostle Bell serves as the Founder and Presiding Apostolic Overseer of Speaking the Word of Faith Prophetic Teaching Ministries of Killeen, Texas and as Coadjutor of Bishop Mary Ministries of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He also serves in several other ministries and missions. Apostle Bell is presently attending the Tripp Bible Institute of Marion North Carolina where is seeking a Doctorate Degree in Divinity.
Apostle Bell lives in the Killeen, Texas and is employed by Baylor, Scott White Health of Temple, Texas. He is married to Carol A. Bell, they have two children, a son, Min. Benjamin Lewis Bell who lives with his family in Chester, Pennsylvania, a daughter Natalie Mae, and three grandchildren.