Bishop Art Wilson, M.A., UPCI, is a professor of church history.
Bishop Art Wilson, UPCI, is the Senior Pastor and founder of The International Church of Detroit, Michigan. He and his family started the church in November of 2000.
He studied Business Management at Mott Community College, Ministry at Kent Christian College, Theology at Texas Bible College. He continued his graduate work receiving his degree in Christian Education at the Institute of Christian Works Bible College & Seminary.
Art Wilson was employed at the Genesee Valley Regional Detention Center as a Youth Specialist, and Herff Jones as a Leadership and Development Teacher for the Detroit Public School system. He also founded the International Community Development Group (NGO) in 2005. ICD has greatly assisted in global issues and are currently holding services with the United Nations in Manhattan New York.
Art Wilson currently serves his ministerial organization (UPCI) as an Immigrant Ambassador for North American Multicultural Ministries. He previously held an office as Michigan Men’s Director, Metro Detroit Secretary, and National Building the Bridge Secretary. He is the author of the books “The Diversity Harvest”, and “Tell Me the Truth”.
Lecturer Darla G. Staten, MAAC, WPF
Lecturer Darla G. Staten is an ordained Minister, licensed with the Worldwide Pentecostal Fellowship (WPF), and is currently serving as the Associate Pastor of Faith Tabernacle Pentecostal Church of the Verde Valley, Cottonwood, AZ. She is an alumnus of Apostolic Theological Seminary and has earned her Master’s Degree as an Apostolic board-certified counselor, mentor, and coach. She deals with clients from diverse backgrounds and is a support group leader. She is also a teacher and speaker. Sis. Staten is currently pursuing her Doctorate in Theology. Sis. Staten enjoys being involved in the lives of her children and grandies. She enjoys gardening, canning, and entertaining. She was born, second of four children, raised in an Apostolic home; having received the Holy Ghost and being baptized in the name of Jesus Christ in 1967. Sis. Staten aspires to win souls with her counseling service Changing Seasons Life Coaching and Therapy Ministry, LLC.
Pastor Randy A. Brown, Associate Professor of Pastoral Leadership
Pastor Randy A. Brown is an associate professor with a focus on Pastoral Leadership. He has a Bachelor of Science in Management from Kaplan University, and has 7 years experience in production management as the head manager of a molding department. Pastor Brown spent 6 years as an Engineering Technician and 3 years as an Industrial Engineer at one of the largest automotive suppliers in the world, where he lead teams and managed multiple on-going projects.
Pastor Brown's books are available at Amazon.com
Pastor Brown is the pastor of Spirit and Truth Apostolic Church in Athens, TN.