Reverend Dr. Claudette Anderson Copeland...
"...is simply, a woman of strength and dignity. When she speaks, her words are wise and kindness is the rule for everything she says." Proverbs 31:25-26 TLB
Persuaded… Saved as a teenager, Claudette A. Copeland has served the Lord in full-time ministry all of her adult life. She was groomed and called to ministry in the Church of God in Christ in Buffalo, New York.
Prepared… A University of Connecticut alumnae, she received her Masters of Divinity at the Interdenominational Theological Center - Atlanta, Georgia (Pastoral Care and Counseling), she earned the Doctorate of Ministry from United Theological Seminary - Dayton, Ohio (Pastoral Counseling), as well as a Post-Doctoral Certificate (Homiletics) at Oxford University, United Kingdom.
Proven… Dr. Copeland lives and ministers by the power of the Holy Spirit! She has served in a variety of ministry settings including the Hospital Chaplaincy (A.C.P.E.) and the mission field (in Haiti, South Africa, Ghana, Liberia, and Kenya). She also served as a visiting professor and mentor for Doctoral Studies at United Seminary. Dr. Copeland was a commissioned officer in the U.S. Air Force Chaplaincy. She and her husband were the first African-American clergy couple in the history of the U.S. Military Chaplaincy, where they served with distinction before returning to the civilian pastorate. She is a published author, a powerful preacher, a servant and a lover of God’s people.
Partnered… She has been married to the Bishop David Michael Copeland since the age of 21. Together they have built a life and a great ministry. She serves as Co-Founder and Executive Pastor of the New Creation Christian Fellowship Church, a thriving non-denominational and multi-faceted ministry in Windcrest, Texas, just outside the city of San Antonio.
And Dr. Copeland is a conduit for the Power of God... God has uniquely equipped this internationally acclaimed evangelist with a prophetic declaration of the Cross. She brings the hearer into a Biblical, systematic and empowered way of living for Jesus Christ. Whether wielding a sword or a scalpel, she will scripturally invite you into the healing, delivering, transforming regions of God's space, and you will surely be better because she came your way!