|James Otis Bivins, Ph.D.
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opportunities to individuals
desiring preparation for
We offer advance and
accelerated programs of study
for those who are currently
ministering in the field and
desire further training;
developing counseling skills
that help servants of God
minister to the needs of
individuals on family, social
and spiritual issues.
Dr. Bivins is a native of Ozark Alabama. He was saved in Eusta,
Florida June 1961 under the Evangelistic Ministry of the “Elder
He was married in Holy Matrimony to the late "Lovely'", Mrs.
Dorothy M. Jones-Bivins for forty-five years and to this union, God
blessed them with six wonderful children, three girls and three
boys. They are also the proud grandparents of 10 grand-children
and 1 great grand-child.
Dr. J. Bivins received his high school education from the “D. A.
Smith High School of Ozark, Alabama. He furthered his education,
and earned his Bachelor of Arts in Biblical studies from the
Central Christian University of Blythville, Arkansas. He earned his
Master, and Doctorate from “Faith Bible College of Baltimore,
Dr. Bivins Pastorate Church of God by Faith Mission in Plainfield, N.
J.1974-1975. In 1976 he was appointed to Easton, PA., where he
were successful in securing a church home for the By Faith
Family. He has pastored for 34 years. In December he was
appointed to pastor Church of God by Faith of, Baltimore,
Maryland; where he is presently serving.
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