LIVING FAITH WORSHIP CENTER

"The people living in darkness have seen a great light; on those living in the land of the shadow of death a light has dawned." Matthew 4:16, NIV

PASTOR YVONNE D. NELSON, EdD

Dr. Nelson, Pastor of Living Faith Church was ordained an Evangelist in 1997, and an Elder in the first ordination that included women in International Bible Way Church of Our Lord Jesus Christ World Wide, Incorporated, in the year 2000.  She is a dynamic seminar and conference speaker and an anointed teacher, a spiritual compass directing countless men, women and youth towards their potential, personal growth and spiritual renewal.  Because of her unique ministry, she is often called upon to speak at conferences, retreats, and in women’s services. Whether delivering a message from the pulpit, a keynote address or a workshop, her ministry has helped to transform the lives of many and teach them how to live a victorious life through the power of the Holy Spirit. 

 

After receiving a Doctorate degree in Christian Education from Pentecostal Bible College, she began to broaden her ministerial abilities locally, nationally and internationally. Together with her husband Apostle Nelson, they have ministered across the United States, and to numerous countries throughout the world, such as, Africa, Jamaica, Trinidad, Bahamas, England, Canada, South America, and most recently in Seoul, Korea Rome Italy, Israel and Japan and numerous other places. 

 

Along with her nursing degree she holds a Certified Teaching Credential from the State of California, and an EdD in Christian Education.  Dr. Nelson has been in the nursing field for nearly forty-two years.  

 

Under the leadership and ministry of Dr. Nelson, churches, and individuals have been inspired, closed minds have opened, hearts have healed, goals have been fulfilled, and the lost and wounded have experienced spiritual restoration.  This multi-faceted messenger offers hope, empowerment, encouragement and educational insights, directing countless men, women and youth towards Christ

 

This seasoned and stimulating Woman of God connects and speaks to the relevant themes of life with a fresh voice and perspective, blending wisdom, power compassion and wit for our human struggles, to achieve a successful and balanced life.  Dr. Nelson has a unique no-nonsense style which empowers people and strengthens churches, groups and organizations.  Her message inspires the hearers to learn how to cope, survive and thrive in this ever changing world allowing them to add value to their family, community and the organization they serve.

 

She is an active member of the International Bible Way Church of our Lord Jesus Christ Inc. In July, 2006, Dr. Nelson was elected President of the International Clergy Wives and Widows Association of Bible Way.  This association ministers exclusively to the wives of the Apostles, Bishop’s, Pastors and Ministers.  

 

Added to her many accomplishments is the acceptance of the awesome responsibility as Pastor of Living Faith Church of Nantucket.  

 

Dr. Nelson has been married to Apostle Floyd E. Nelson, Sr. for nearly forth-two years. Apostle Nelson is the First-Vice Presiding Bishop of the International Bible Way Church of Our Lord Jesus Christ, Incorporated.  They have three adult children and five grand children.

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