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Pastor: B ishop Dr. W.L. Bradley

Bishop Dr. W.L. Bradley


Bishop W. L. Bradley is a retired United States Army active duty Lieutenant Colonel and former Assistant Principal for Prattville High School in Prattville, Alabama. He currently serves as Deputy Director for the Department of Transportation for the State of Alabama. During his 21-year tenure of military service, God has ordered his steps to serve as directed by the Holy Spirit in the following leadership positions: A founding member of the Heidelberg Germany Gospel Church; Lay Pastor Pioneer Gospel Church Hanua, Germany; Assistant Pastor Multicultural Gospel Ministry Taegu, Korea and numerous Executive Administrative positions. He established and implemented various prospectuses across Southwest Asia, South America, Korea, Germany, Holland and the United States inclusive of Motivational Bible-Training/Studies; Men & Women Leadership Empowerment Seminars; Youth of Purpose and Family Love Workshops.

Bishop W. L. Bradley presently serves as the National Day of Prayer, Co-Area Leader for the United States Southeast Region (Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Mississippi, South Carolina, Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands) while interceding as the State of Alabama Governor’s Prayer Team Co-Leader.

His ministry crosses all racial, denominational, cultural, age and gender lines. “Bishop W”, as his congregation affectionately refers to him, was ordained to the position of Bishop by the National Church of God in June of 2008, with his initial licensing and ordination by the historically documented First Missionary Baptist Church of Leavenworth, Kansas. He holds the following degrees: BS in Psychology/Human Service, Masters of Administration, Masters of Strategic Military Operations/Plans, and a Doctorate of Divinity.

Bishop W. L. Bradley, Jr. serves as the Senior Founder and Pastor of Anointed Remnant International Ministries (ARIM) in Prattville, Alabama. God has so graciously instilled within him the divine passion to equip and empower the Body of Christ to fulfill its destiny.

Bishop Bradley is married to Pastor (Co-Founder) Gwendolyn M. Bradley, wherein God has entrusted with three loving children: Adrian, Andreas, Andria Joy, a daughter-in-law; Vander, and one grandson; Aiden. He gives all Praise to God for his many blessings.