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NEW YORK NY
Judah Tabernacle of Deliverance Ministries Int'l, Inc/ JUDAH ASSEMBLIES INT'L, INC.
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Family Bible College and Seminary (Baltimore, MD,)
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Biographical Sketch Of Bishop Melvin M. Garland, Sr.
Melvin M. Garland, Sr. is a born native of the Bronx, New York and is the Founding Senior Pastor of the Judah Tabernacle of Deliverance Ministries Int'l, Inc. in Harlem, New York and Higher Praise Tabernacle of Deliverance Ministries in Albany, New York. He is a family man, married to Lady Kirsten A. Garland and together they have six wonderful children four beautiful boys, Melvin Jr., Christian, Jeremiah and Emanuel and two beautiful girls, Princess Judah Mone and Princess Shekinah Imani Garland.
Melvin M. Garland Sr. is a graduate of the Manhattan Bible Institute and Seminary in New York City and also Family Bible College and Seminary in Baltimore, Maryland. He received his Bachelors Degree in Theology in June 2000. Bishop Garland has been in ministry since the age of 20, and has traveled extensively throughout the U.S. as a National Evangelist and very sought after Praise and Worship Leader and Choir Director.
On September 16th, 2000, Pastor Garland was consecrated and elevated to the office of “Bishop” in the Lord’s church by Judah Assemblies International, Inc. Bishop Garland currently serves as the Presiding Bishop of Judah Assemblies Int’l, Inc. Bishop Garland has founded several ministries and continues to cover sons and daughters accross the east coast and abroad His episcopacy reigns from New York, New Jersey, Maryland, Washington, DC, Delaware and Pennsylvania.
Bishop Garland currently serves his Spiritual Father and Apostolic Covering Bishop Michael D. Densmore and the Community Churches of God, Inc. in Stamford,CT. and his covenant fellow Episcopate Bishop Stephanie B. Riddle- Green as the Bishop of Fellowship Recruitment for Christian Fellowship of Worldwide Churches International, Inc.
Bishop’s vision for his ministry is to R.E.A.C.H.
R= Revive the Land.
E= Evangelize the Community.
A= Minister Abundance to all who will Receive.
C= Give Spiritual Counsel.
H= Heal and bring Restoration to all who have been wounded by the hand of the enemy.
Bishop’s motto is “Reaching the Lost, Teaching the Found.”
Above all of his accomplishments, Bishop Garland is Saved, Sanctified, and filled with the Holy Ghost and loves the Lord. He is affectionately known to his fellow man as God’s man of “Faith and Power”.
Bishop’s favorite saying is, “Who did it - God did it!!!”
The Late Bishop Clinton L. Heyward, The Late Bishop Robert Evans, Jr., Bishop Dr. Brian Jefferson Mosley, Bishop Michael D. Densmore, Bishop Liston Page, Sr., Bishop J. Delano Ellis,III, Bishop Preston W. Toogood, Prophet Andre Cook, Bishop James Everett, Jr., Bishop Ralph Dennis, Bishop Douglas E. Williams, Reverend Dr. Fletcher C. Crawford, Reverend Dr. Sean P. Gardner, Sr.and a host of others but these men have been a great influence in nuturing the ministry God has entrusted to Me.