Dr. Raymond F. Culpepper
Peniel Liaison

Executive Committee

First Assistant General Overseer: 2016 –

General Overseer: 2008 – 2012

First Assistant General Overseer: 2004 - 2008


Executive Council

1998 – 2002; 1992 – 1996; 1986 - 1990


State Overseer

Alabama: 2012 - 2016



Metropolitan, Birmingham, Alabama – 1980 – 2004

Buford, Georgia (associate)


Youth and Christian Education

State Youth and Christian Education Director, Northern California: 1972 - 1974

State Youth and Christian Education Director, Indiana: 1974 - 1976

State Youth and Christian Education Director, Alabama: 1976 - 1980



Graduate Ministerial Bible Institute Program for Church of God

Master Christian Service Training Diploma

Institute of Church Growth

B.S., Lee University

Butler University, Sociology

Samford University, Psychology

M.A., California Graduate School of Theology

D.D., Lee University


Honors and Recognitions

Recipient of the highest award offered Church of God State YCE Leaders

2000 "Alumnus of the Year Award" - Lee University


Published Works

"Understanding The Holy Spirit"

"The Leading Man", PowerLiving Ministries

"Power Living", Pathway Press

"The Great Commission: The Solution"

Eldership Ministry Resource Manual

L.E.A.P. - Leadership Enrichment for Active People (three volumes)

"Lifestyle to His Glory", Pathway Press

Search 66 - "A Journey Throughout the Bible"

"Life Builders", Pathway Press

God's Top Ten for Men: The Ten Commandments



Married to Peggy

Three children

Peniel Board of Directors