We are the United Church of God, Florida

Standing tall in the liberty

Wherewith Christ has made us free

With unity and dignity

We'll move on to victory

United Church of God, Florida Churches

Holy Tabernacle
Bishop J. L. Williams

United Church of God, Florida

History

 

The United Church of God, Florida is an outgrowth of the United Church of God, Inc. and the vision of Mother Ruth Lee.  In 1953 she walked the streets of Hollywood, FL longing for a place to worship.  After having many doors closed in her face, Mother Lee realized that the church was in her.  This realization led her to establishing a United Church of God in Florida.

 

Mother Lee's faith and hard work led to the establishment of churches such as Saint Barnabus, UCOG (Hollywood, 1954), Saint Andrews, UCOG (Fort Lauderdale, 1959), and Saint Ruth, UCOG (Miami, 1963).

           

            Following the death of Mother Lee in 1968, the work of the Lord prospered under the leadership of the late Bishop G.W. Rice, Bishop O.C. Crone and the Union Director, Elder R.H. Hillman.

 

            In the Florida District, Saint John, UCOG was born as GOD led Elder Frank Mobley to West Hollywood, FL.  Through the obedience to GOD, Elder Harvey Hall organized Saint Paul United Church of God in Hallandale, FL.  Both churches have since dissolved.

 

            Presently, the United Church of God, Florida consists of True Deliverance (Pastor Philip Bass, Miami, FL), Greater Love (Pastor Jesse Roberts, Fort Lauderdale, FL), Lee Memorial (Pastor James Laramore, Hollywood, FL), Saint Barnabus (Pastor Lenzy Steele, Dania, FL), and Holy Tabernacle (Bishop Johnny Williams, Fort Lauderdale, FL) under the leadership of General Overseer Johnny L. Williams.

May 20, 2018
Bishop Dr. J.L. Williams
II Tim 4:7 I have fought a good fight...
II Corinthian 9:22 ... I am made all things to all men...

"My All"

May 27, 2018
Bishop Dr. J.L. Williams
II Kings 6:10-11... the king of Israel sent to the place which the man of God told him and warned him of...
When it Turns Into A Mess"

Unity, Strength, Love
United Church of God, Florida
1151 NW 27 Avenue | Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33311 | PH: 954-587-3653