District Elder Ronnie Carter known as the “Fire-up Preacher” was ordained, in July 1985. He is the founder and pastor of the Faith Holiness Apostolic Church in the city of East St. Louis, Illinois since 1990.
The church theme: “Less of Me, More of You (Jesus),” (John 3:30). Church Motto: Living to Please God (Hebrews 11:15).
This man of God demonstrates such a love and excitement under the influence , power and the anointing of the living God. Many souls have been baptized and filled with the precious gift of the holy ghost, delivered, healed and set free under his leadership.
This church has a great anointing in it, there has been multiple sighting of angels, two witnessed by visiting ministers during service. We are excited about what God is doing and about to do.
The church continues to grow in kingdom work, we have various ministries (Sunday school, youth ministry, ushers, building fund, women’s ministry, health ministry, beautification ministry etc.) Operating that will benefit the body as well as our community.
District Elder Carter professionally works and deal with troubled children and teens. He has an Associate Degree in Social Community Service Technology and also Criminal Justice. He has earned a Bachelor Degree in Pastoral Ministry from Aenon Bible College- Distant Learning Program.
District Elder Ronnie Carter is married to the lovely Elect Lady Irma Carter.
Sis. Carter is a wonderful mother to her children Petrina, Rosalyn followed by two sons, Ronnie Jr. And Isaiah and her grandchildren. District Elder and Elect Lady Carter are proud parents.