Lion Of Judah Ministry's visionaires that will lead disciples into the kingdom of God.
Apostle Dr. Chester A. Watson
Chief Apostle and Founder
Apostle Chester A. Watson was born in Clayton, Delaware to Reverend Robert A. Watson Sr. and Mrs. Grace Watson. A Man of God in serving in ministry for over 30 years. He received his education through the Smyrna School District system. He grew up in the AME church and his father, Rev. Robert Watson was Pastor of Hubert AME church, Federica, Delaware. He knew at an early age of 15 years old that God has called him to ministry. Under the leadership of Bishop James Ashley, Greater Life Christian Church his ministry was birthed. He served faithfully at Greater Christian church in various capacities. Moreover, he was ordained Elder and appointed by Bishop Ashley to assistant Pastor at Blanco Faith Community church, Clayton, DE. In early 1990’s, under the direction of Bishop Ashley, spoken by God, he was sent to Charleston, South Carolina. In South Carolina, he was under leadership of Apostle Allen Simmons, Sound of Praise Pentecostal Fellowship Ministries, which he served as national Evangelist, presiding Elder, ministries Assistant, pastor’s helpers for over 500 leaders and pastors.
While in South Carolina, Apostle started his first ministry in 2011, Lamb of God outreach ministry in Georgetown, SC. The lord added to the church bountifully and he started two churches of new Jerusalem Lamb of God in Sumter, SC. During 2005-2013, he started a Lamb of God tent ministry traveling nationwide as revivalist. Apostle was known as the “Towel Man” for the lord manifestation of gifts of healing and deliverance through a towel. Moving back to Delaware in 2013, He established another church Lamb of God ministries in Clayton, DE. Each church established by Apostle Watson was given over to Pastors as God appointed to lead that ministry. Furthermore, He received Religious Education from Interdenominational Bible institute, Lawrenceville, Virginia.
In 2010, He was officially affirmed Apostle by Apostle P.O. Coleman, Supernatural Miracle Center, and Sumter, SC. As the lord lead, He was appointed during 2010-2016 Chief Apostle of the Pentecostal Deliverance Fellowship Network of churches and oversee 10 churches in locations; North Carolina, South Carolina, Delaware and Arizona. In 2017, Apostle received a Honorary Doctorate in Divinity from Mantle Christian College. Today, Apostle has founded his 5th ministry Lion of Judah Ministry Inc. Apostle C.A. Watson was united with his bride, Pastor Nancy Watson in 2015. They both joined a family of six children, great-niece and one grandson. He has the heart of God for his people and ministry. He is an Apostle called by God to work miracles and preach deliverance to a dying nation. He has a radical calling to help bring order to the body of Christ. He is passionate about the work of God with a mindset on kingdom building, and enhancement for the people of God.
Pastor Nancy M. Watson
Senior Pastor of Lion of Judah Ministry
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Pastor Nancy M. Watson is a native of Harlem, New York. She realized her calling at 6 years old when she prayed for her 2nd grade teacher and she was healed. Shortly thereafter, she accepted Jesus Christ into her life at 8 years old, baptized at 10 years old and four months later received the gift of the Holy Ghost. Subsequently, Pastor Watson started preaching at the age of 12, while member of the Woodycrest Church of God, in Bronx, New York, where Reverend Milroy Grant was the pastor. More specifically, as a youth in the Church of God, she served as youth leader, youth choir director, usher, secretary of ladies’ board, prison ministry, hospital ministries, as well as many other administrations.
At 15, she accepted her calling of an evangelist and continued to fervently preach God’s word throughout the United States and in the Island of Jamaica, West Indies. A year later she graduated from the Manhattan Bible Institute of New York City. While attending at Mabel Dean Bacon Vocational High School she founded, organized and orchestrated the school’s first Gospel Choir. She served as the Chaplain and Directress of the New York State Mass Choir of the Church of God which houses over 300 members. Furthermore, in 1991, she attended college at the Delaware State University, and later graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in Social Work, May, 2013 obtained a Master’s degree of Science in Management and served as a cellist for the Dover Symphony Orchestra.
During her undergraduate studies, she served as the directress and president of the Delaware State University Gospel Choir for 2 years. One month later after being in Delaware, by the leading of the Lord she became a member of the 7th Day Holy Church of Deliverance Inc. under the leadership of Bishop Mary L. Alexander, pastor and founder. While under Bishop Alexander covering, she served in several capacities some to name as Elder of protocol, member of pastoral care; youth choir directress, and witness team overseer. In 2012, the Lord led to serve in ministry at Grace and Mercy Temple of praise, of founder Pastor Lynn Franklyn. Thereafter, Pastor Watson met and married a gift and promise, Apostle Chester A. Watson on August 8, 2015.
Today Pastor Watson continues to exemplifies the province of God’s calling. She was installed Pastor of Lion of Judah Ministry Inc. as her husband, Chief Apostle C. A. Watson is the founder in March, 2016. She is proud mother of a six children of a blended family. She has faced many life challenges, but has conquered them through the help of Lord. She is known among many as, not just a Pastor but, one who operates in the office of a Prophetess, Evangelist, mentor, and intercessor. She is an inspirational preacher who continually brings forth the word of the God, throughout the world that souls can be saved and delivered. Her desideratum is to perform and accomplish the work of the lord
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