Prior to his relocation, Bishop Nelson had established churches in Texas, Missouri, Illinois and California.
has founded approximately twenty-two churches during his
Because of his
unique ability to establish churches, he
has launched and subsidized many of these ministries, often using the associate ministers under his
Apostle Nelson is known to be a prominent Bible scholar, an anointed preacher and a noted seminarian.
Because of his knowledge and many years of pastoral experience, he is a friend and advisor to many pastors and church leaders.
tries to model his
personality and life after Christ, being that of a servant.
ministry expands across the United States and internationally to churches in England, Jamaica, Trinidad, South America, Asia, Africa and the Middle East.
He was elected to the Executive Board of Bishops in 2000, and has served in many capacities in Bible Way.
On July 20, 2006, Bishop Nelson was installed as First Vice-Presiding Bishop of Bible Way and consecrated an Apostle.
Along with his
many duties, he
has been instrumental in helping to strengthen many dioceses in Bible Way
, namely, Alabama, Mississippi, Georgian England, Africa, and Jamaica, West Indies.
He is the former Bishop of World Missions for Bible Way and the newly appointed Bishop of Home Missions.
Apostle Nelson's Apostolic heritage has spanned a legacy of six generations, which began at the Azusa Street Revival with his
great-grandmother, and is now inherited by his
On May 26, 2006, Bishop Nelson was honored and celebrated for fifty years of pastoral ministry and leadership.
many years of ministry have not only been a blessing to Bible Way
, but to the Body of Christ as a whole.
willingly shares his
knowledge and experience with young pastors and has a heart and a passion to help young ministers who are aspiring to the pastorate.
On November 4, 2006, Apostle Nelson installed his
son, Floyd E. Nelson II
, as pastor of Lively Stone, and he
will assume the role of Senior Pastor.
This will give him the opportunity to serve the organization more freely and fulfill his
many other duties and commitments.