PITTSBURGH, November 30, 2022 (Newswire.com) - Rev. Dr. J. LaVon Kincaid Sr., who has served in ministry for almost 60 years in The United Methodist Church as an ordained elder and subsequently, over five years in his retirement in establishing a new church start in Penn Hills, Pennsylvania, a suburb of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, has completed his new book "When Hope Unborn Turned into Victory: From the Pew to the Pulpit": an impactful memoir that shares the powerful story of how God changed the author's life forever.
The most Honorable Reverend Dr. J. LaVon Kincaid Sr. Bishop is from (the twin cities of) Bristol, Tennessee, and Bristol, Virginia, and is a lifelong United Methodist Christian. He was raised and educated in United Methodist institutions from college through his degree. Dr. Kincaid is known internationally as a successful pastor, evangelist, professor, stewardship specialist, author, and elected official. Dr. Kincaid's passion is for Christian ministry among youth, adults, and intergenerational families. His experience of working with all ethnic groups and socioeconomic standings within society has brought him much success and effectiveness in ministry.
Dr. Kincaid has served as pastor in eight churches during his career. Additionally, he has served as a general church executive in The United Methodist Church General Board of Discipleship, assistant to two Bishops, and the first African American district superintendent of the Western Pennsylvania Annual Conference. Dr. Kincaid is a pastor, stewardship expert, author, and evangelist, and is widely known throughout The United Methodist Church circles in America and the world. He is the recipient of many honors and awards and is listed in "Who's Who Among Clergy." His passion for ministry is for youth and young adults and for making disciples for Jesus Christ. Dr. Kincaid's hobbies include fishing, reading, writing, traveling, and photography. He is humbly grateful to God for the blessing of a wonderful family and many supporters in ministry throughout the years.
Rev. Dr. J. LaVon Kincaid Sr. writes, "The purpose of this autobiography is to celebrate sixty-plus years of outstanding and successful ministry and to encourage some woman or man who may be wrestling with God's call to Christian ministry as their life's profession. One's call to ministry is not to be taken lightly nor ignored. To delay answering, God's prophetic call may be regretted later in life."
He continues, "This autobiographical work is a compilation of my life story and journey, combined with how God's divine hand has led me throughout my life from humble beginnings to a successful ministry career."
Published by Newman Springs Publishing, Rev. Dr. J. LaVon Kincaid Sr.'s spiritual work encourages and empowers others who may be wrestling with a call to ministry or Christian service in their life.
Readers who wish to experience this inspiring work can purchase "When Hope Unborn Turned into Victory: From the Pew to the Pulpit" at bookstores everywhere or online at the Apple iBooks Store, Amazon, or Barnes & Noble.
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