Pastor James Gourdine received Jesus Christ as His Personal Lord & Savior on September 13th, 1986. He was Ordained as a Minister in 1988 by Pastors Paul & Evelyn Warren (Faith, Hope & Charity Church of God). He later attended Full Gospel Faith Tabernacle Ministry Training School. Upon graduation, he later became Head Instructor of the school and a full-time employee of the Ministry (All under the Leadership of Bishop C.A. Whitfield).
In 1999, James Gourdine Ministries Inc., was founded and Minister James took to the Airwaves of Gospel Radio with "The Armor of God Broadcast." This radio show was produced, engineered & recorded by Minister Gourdine at his kitchen table in the early morning hours of his residence while his family was asleep.
He has been married to his high school girlfriend Annette Gourdine for 34 years. They have 5 Children & 7 Grand-Children.
Pastor James has been a member of New Life Christian Fellowship for 16 years, under the leadership of his Spiritual Father, Dr. Dexter Easley. In May 2012, He was ordained Pastor James Gourdine, where he served the Body of Christ as Assistant Pastor, as a member of Dr. Easley's Ministerial Staff, Ministry of Helps (MOH) Department, Community Outreach Services and Prison Ministry.
Pastor James and Annette answered the Call of God publicly during their powerful Installation Service and Grand Opening of New Life Christian Fellowship of North Charleston. They now have returned to serve their Beloved City as Senior Pastor James Gourdine, Sr. and First Lady Annette Gourdine. Serving along with them are their awesome children. They are an North Charleston Family that has "Put on The Whole Armor of God."
Pastor James, Jamie, Nicole, Rebecca &
1st Lady Annette
Mario and James, Jr.