Apostle Jemal Dexter Trammell Celebrates 20th Year of Dynamic Ministry
Jemal Dexter Trammell, Founding Apostle of Open Heaven Outreach International announces a major milestone event in his life. On May 19th, 2012 at Open Heaven's location in Valley, AL, Trammell together with a dedicated team of devotees and benefactors will host an early evening gala officially celebrating his 20 prolific years of preaching and spiritual growth in Christ .
- Auburn-Opelika, AL (1888PressRelease) May 09, 2012 - Trammell, 41, also fondly called by his close ties as "Apostle T", answered the call to lead a ministerial life under the guidance of his father, Apostle Louis Trammell on May 3, 1992. At Williams Grove Church of Deliverance, he served as a minister until 1999 before taking the helm of responsibility of founding a ministry in Lanett, Alabama.
Formerly known as Higher Ground Ministries international, Trammell established his church with 14 dedicated members. Today, over 200 faithful congregate to which was once a small parcel of property is now a prominent expanding 4 acre landmark in the area every Sunday.
The celebration, themed: "Impacting Nations and Changing Lives" will vividly recall Trammell's spiritual accomplishments and Gospel crusades locally and abroad. The gala will also feature Pilgrim Baptist Church's charismatic leader Dr. Frank Kennedy as Guest Speaker. The event's entertainment highlights live chorale praise singing will be performed by The Chosen Disciples and emceed by April Ross.
"I long to experience in this lifetime, to witness a million souls a day, renewed in the name of my King and Saviour, Jesus Christ.", mentions Trammell as part of his daily guidance for the last two decades. When not preaching or taking his dream into action, the former chef of 8 years loves cooking, he is an avid reader and a fishing enthusiast.
In fellowship with World Link of Churches International since 2006, Trammell and Open Heaven now serve globally as overseer of ministries in Nigeria. In 2011, Trammell founded a starter church for Open Heaven Outreach International in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma.