Rev. Michael E. Bell, Sr.
...Rev. Michael E. Bell, Sr.Reverend Michael E. Bell, Sr.
followed the footsteps of his
father and grandfather into the ministry.He
is an ordained Elder in the African Methodist Episcopal Church
.Rev. Bell has a BA in Sociology from the Univ. of Maryland, a Master of Divinity degree from Howard University, and is a doctoral candidate at the Interdenominational Theological Center in Atlanta.Previously, Rev. Bell served as pastor of the Bethel AME Church in Centerville, Maryland and Bazil AME Church in Cokeysville, Maryland, and Shiloh AME Church in Houston, TX.He also served on the staff of Bethel AME in Baltimore, and preached for the U.S. Armed Forces. Pastor Bell
is married to Lena Michelle and proud father of Michael Jr., Kristen Nicole and Dominique Louis.
...Rev. Michael Bell
is also a commited believer in community involvement.He has served as a member of Project Raise, to mentor inner-city youths.He served on the Board of Directors for Shepard Pratt Hospital in Cokeysville, MD.Pastor Bell is a member of the Advisory Board for School Improvement at Rosenberg Elementary, a member of the Steering Committee for Galveston Partnership for Better Living, and a member of the Steering Committee for Champion of Children in Galveston.He was appointed by the Mayor and City Council to the Redistricting Committee for the City of Galveston, and he was elected to the Galveston ISD Board of Trustees. His
preaching has taken him to several cities around the country, and to the Island of Bermuda as well.He
has had the opportunity to preach on TV and radio, and he
was selected one of the Outstanding Young Men of America for the 1998 Edition.