OUR COURAGEOUS LEADER
Apostle Edward J.Oliver Jr. M.Min.
Apostle Edward James Oliver Jr. is the only child born to Edward and Ammie Oliver, Sr of Savannah, Georgia. Apostle Oliver was educated at Henry Grady High School in the Atlanta Public School System and later attended Grand Canyon University where he received his Bachelor's degree in Christian Studies and also has a Masters in Arts in Christian Ministries. Apostle Edward Oliver Jr. has been married for twenty-five years to Rose Marie Newson Oliver. They have raised five children and presently have five grandchildren.
Apostle Oliver received his calling at the age of 18 in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, inside of a linen closet at the Fort Lauderdale Marriott Harbor Beach Resort & Spa, 3030 Holiday Drive in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. The Lord spoke to him and said, "You will preach, but it will not be here, it will be in Atlanta". Apostle Edward Oliver, Jr. was ordained and consecrated as Pastor in August 2001 under Full Gospel Churches and the late Bishop Horace Blowe. Apostle Oliver served as the overseer of education and many other capacities. Apostle Oliver is currently the first prelate in United Believers Fellowship International, Inc. where Apostle Curtis E. Longino is the presiding prelate. Apostle Edward Oliver, Jr, is the Senior Pastor of Olive Branch Community Ministries, Inc. in Riverdale, Georgia.