“Not so with you. Instead, whoever wants to become great among you must be your servant.” – Matthew 20:26 (NIV)
Rev. Dr. Otis Manning, an experienced and humble visionary, entrepreneur, author, role-model and mentor, has a zeal for Christ and the work of the Kingdom, which is unparalleled. Having been baptized since the young age of 18, Rev. Manning is an astute advocate for the Kingdom of God; he started preaching two months after surrendering to the Lord.
In December 2009, Rev. Dr. Otis Manning went into full-time ministry, thereby coming into alignment with God’s divine plan for his life. Rev. Manning has helped many people realize their purpose through his potent ministry. In 2016, he and his wife, Prophetess Joy-Linda Manning, founded God Family Ministries International (GFMI), a non-denominational and faith-based church in Kingston, Jamaica. The church has since expanded with 3 branches island-wide. While GFMI Kingston, located on Red Hills Road, is dubbed the headquarters, there are also branches in May Pen, Clarendon and Montego Bay, St. James.
“Husbands, love your wives, as Christ loved the Church and gave himself up for her,” – Ephesians 5:25 (NIV)
For over 13 years, Rev. Manning has been a devoted husband to his wife, First Lady Prophetess Joy-Linda Manning. Prophetess Joy-Linda Manning is her husband’s chief advocate and a warm-hearted mother to their children. Rev. Manning encourages his wife to pursue her passions in the ministry, she currently oversees the dynamic women’s ministry, Praying Wives International. Rev. Dr. Otis and Prophetess Joy Manning support each other with their unwavering faith in God, and each other.