CLGI LeadershipMeet the founder and presiding bishop, jurisdictional bishops, and presiding elders of The Church of the Living God International, Inc.
Board of Directors
Dr. Joseph White, D.D., DMin
Founder & Presiding Bishop Emeritus
First Jurisdiction, South American Jurisdiction
Dr. White has been preaching the gospel since 1969. He is the pastor of the Pool of Bethesda in Columbus, Ohio and travels to the churches in the organization. He teaches a biblical seminar at the Conferences and other events throughout the organization. The seminar notes are also transcribed and available for your personal study.
Bishop Mary M. Butler
Central States Jurisdiction, North Carolina Pre-Jurisdiction
Pool of Bethesda, Columbus, Ohio
Bishop Martha L. Edwards
Pacific Northwest Jurisdition
New Beginning, Lithonia, Georgia
Bishop William Lee III
New Full Gospel, Germany
Bishop Charles D. Smith
Gulf Coast Jurisdiction
Promise, Fort Walton Beach, Florida
Elder Philemeen Rickets
Suriname/French Ghana Jurisdiction
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