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Reverend Charles D. Coffee, Sr.

Pastor /Evangelist

Charles D. Coffee, Sr., is a native of Plant City, Florida. He is married to Annette R. Simmons Coffee and they have five children and two grandchildren.

Reverend Coffee graduated from Bedford High School, in Bedford Heights, Ohio, 1973; attended Kent State University in Kent, Ohio, and studied, “The Love of God Theological Seminary”, in Bradenton, Florida, 1985-1987.

Reverend Coffee and his wife Evangelist Annette Coffee are the founders of, “Truth For The World Ministries, Inc.”. He and Annette, are Ordained Ministers of. Community Bible Church, in Sarasota, Florida. Presently serves on the Board of Directors, at Community Bible Church, in Sarasota, FL, in which he named.

Reverend Charles Coffee, Sr.’s training is not limited to assisting as: Associate Minister under the leadership of Pastor/Elder Douglas Dubose, in Norcross, Georgia. Also, serving as the Sunday School Superintendent and Adult School Teacher, Member of the Budget Committee, working very closely with the pastor in decision making for the future success of the church; Associate Minister at Gospel Tabernacle, in Plant City, FL, under the leadership of Pastor/Elder Richard Callins- preaching the gospel, and assisted with Feed The Hungry Ministry; Minister, at Church Without Walls, in Tampa, Florida, serving with the, Street Evangelism Feed The Hungry Program, under the direction and leadership of Pastor Randy White;

Reverend Charles Coffee, Sr., has had extensive pastoral training under these powerful leaders. He is often called upon to preach revivals- a humble Man of God, that God has anointed and appointed to Pastor, Preach and Teach the Gospel by the Power of God.

Minister Annette S. Coffee

Minister/Evangelist

As proclaimed in her initial speaking journey, Evangelist Annette Coffee has dedicated herself to the application of Ephesians 3:20 “Now to Him who is able to do exceedingly abundantly above all that we ask or think, according to the power that works in us.” As an ordained minister she has allowed God to use her as a vessel to preach the Gospel of Christ and to teach in various denominations in the church, righteous living through various workshops. She stands upon the stable shoulders of those that have come before her, with a strong system of support from the Community Bible Church, in Sarasota, Florida. She works closely under the leadership of Bishop Wade and Pastor Josephine Thomas. Annette has been able to grow in grace and in the knowledge of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. This seed of growth was sown more than 35 years ago and she lives as an example of Servant Leadership.

She is married to Rev. Charles D. Coffee, Sr., both are from Florida, and now resides in St. Petersburg, Florida. She is the proud mother of three children, two step children, and a grandmother.
Annette attended the Manatee County School System graduating in 1981. She matriculated to Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University, where she became employed in Higher Education at FAMU (School of Architecture), the University of West Florida (College of Education/College of Professional Studies), in Pensacola, Florida; St. Petersburg College (Scholarships and Student Financial Assistance), in Clearwater, Florida, and Pinellas County School Board in the Department of Professional Development in Largo, Florida.

God opened doors of opportunity for Annette to serve in women’s ministry, in various churches, as a speaker/evangelist for any occasion. Annette moves in the power of the Holy Spirit, as she does the work of an evangelist, with an “in time Word” for any congregation of Believers, of any Christian denomination. She has traveled throughout the state of Florida, Jacksonville, Central Florida, and beyond, spreading the Gospel of Christ, on behalf of the Kingdom of God.

As presenter of workshops to teach the women of the church (just to name a few) How to Live Holy, marriage workshops “How to Honor your Spouse”, “Married, Single, and Divorced”, “Praise and Worship”, “The Glory of God’s Presence”, “The Abundance of God’s Grace”, and many more topics. She serves as a spiritual speaker/preacher and Founder/Director of “The Destiny Women’s Conference”, and ‘Operation Teddy Bear Mission’, bringing smiles to children’s faces in hospitals. Also, a ministry to encourage and give inspiration to God’s people.-called, “Be Encouraged Today with Annette Coffee”, and Co-Founder of “Truth For The World Ministries”, working with the Founder (husband), Reverend Charles D. Coffee, Sr. God has equipped her with an anointing to teach and minister to the body of Christ, according to the WORD of God.