Biography of our Pastors
Jeffrey L. Redd Sr. is the Senior Pastor and Founder of New Life House of Prayer Community of Faith Church Inc.; he founded the ministry on September 20, 1998 while he was stationed in Puerto Rico. He accepted his call to preach the Gospel on June 15, 1996.
With a passion to start churches and an apostolic mantle upon his life, Pastor Redd has impacted thousands of lives with his unique style of doing ministry. He has led hundreds to Christ and has been instrumental in other men and women in Christ accepting their call. He is a true father in the faith and desires to help others reach their full potential in Christ.
Pastor Redd is truly a man of faith, who preaches and teaches a lifestyle of faith. He believes that Jesus died so every believer can experience a "rich and satisfying life." John 10:10 (NLT)
He retired with 20 years of honorable service in United States Navy as a Hospital Corpsman and has earned an Associate degree in General Studies from Central Texas College, a Bachelor of Arts in Christian Ministry from Regent University, a Master of Arts in Marriage, Couples, and Family Counseling, and a Graduate Studies Certificate in Clinical Mental Health from Regent University. He is dedicated to serving God, feeding God's flock, and taking care of his loving family.
Pastor Jeff has been married for 31 years to his high school sweetheart Yolanda and has 4 children, and 4 grandchildren.
Yolanda R. Redd is the Co-Pastor of New Life House of Prayer Community of Faith Church Inc.; she is an anointed five-fold ministry gift assigned to the Body of Christ. She accepted Jesus Christ at age 7 and has been on fire for Jesus ever since.
Co-Pastor Yolanda flows in the offices of Evangelist, Prophet, and Psalmist; and enjoys children and operating in the ministry of helps. Her passion is music that glorifies and magnifies God.
Co-Pastor Yolanda has owned a daycare business, worked for the Public School system, and currently holds a Certified Driver's License Class A (CDL). Most of our members was invited to the ministry by Co-Pastor Yolanda, which demonstrates her evangelistic gifting.
Co-Pastor Yolanda is a mother of 4 beautiful children, the grand mother of 4 grandchildren, and the wife of her high school sweetheart Pastor Jeff.