Dr. Lee Ann B. Marino, Ph.D., D.Min., D.D.

...is apostle, visionary, and Founder for Apostolic Fellowship International Revival Ministries (AFIRM). For her efforts in the apostolic, she has been called "the greatest apostle of the modern church." She is also a Bible scholar, activist, theologian, Apostolic University Chancellor, founder of Sanctuary International Fellowship Tabernacle - SIFT, and founder of Female Apologetics, a branch of apologetical study specifically relating to women and their role in the faith. She is best-known as an author of over twenty books (including her two best-selling books, Ministry School Boot Camp: Training For Ministry, Appointments And Beyond and Ministering To LGBTS...And Those Who Love Them), her extensive work with leaders, women, instruction in the apostolic, and as a Christian educator. She is also Editor-in-Chief of The Righteous Pen Publications Group with over twenty years in editing and publication. Her main website is www.godskingdomnow.org.


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Yolanda Y. Davis

..is the mother of four adult children and currently has seven living grandchildren. She is the founder, visionary, and apostle of S.A.L.T. Ministries (S.A.L.T. stands for "Spreading Agape Love Tabernacle" and "Sanctified, Anointed Ladies, Triumphant"). Currently, she is under the apostolic covering of Apostolic Fellowship International Ministries (and was ordained to the office of apostle in October 2012), Apostle Dr. Lee Ann B. Marino. She is also a member of Spirit of Deborah Ministries under the leadership of Apostle Francesca Stubbs and DIVAS of God Network under Apostle Towana R. Clark. She is a Seminary student through Apostolic University Seminary, a long-time Mary Kay Beauty Consultant, and is an event planner and wedding coordinator. For more information about Yolanda Davis, visit her website at: http://saltministriestexas.webs.com.


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herman "Pat" Herst, Jr.

...(1909-1999) was a stamp collector, dealer, and auctioneer who also was a leading author in philately during his lifetime, becoming the hobby’s best-known author. His books include: Nassau Street: A Quarter Century Of Stamp Dealing, Fun and Profit in Stamp Collecting, Stories to Collect Stamps By, The Compleat Philatelist, and Forensic Philately: An Account of the Famous English Stamp Fraud Trials. His newsletter, Herst’s Outbursts, was in circulation from the 1940s until early 1970s. He also wrote articles in most of the philatelic publications within the United States. Taking interest in his craft, he belonged to as many as eighty-one different stamp clubs, elected to Britain’s Philatelic Traders Society, and was also a recipient of the American Philatelic Society’s Luff Award, the Society’s Most Distinguished Philatelist award, the Collectors Club of New York’s Service to Philately Award, and the Merit Award from the Society of Philatelic Americans. He maintained his strong interest in all things related to stamps, mail, and postal history throughout his entire life. The Herst Philatelic Library of Florida Atlantic University is named in his honor. Today, his last work, Put A Stamp On It! was discovered after his death and is brought into print by his son, Kenneth R. Herst, in honor of his long-standing legacy and groundbreaking work in philately.


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Harvey D. Heartley, Sr.

..(1934-2014) was an associate professor of health and physical education for over 30 years. Throughout his tenure as a professor, he served as the director of athletics and the men’s head basketball coach at Saint Augustine’s University in Raleigh, North Carolina. An inductee into the Saint Augustine’s University Hall of Fame, the NCCU Hall of Fame, the Johnston County Hall of Fame and the CIAA Hall of Fame. He won several championships and received numerous “Coach of the Year” awards. On January 8, 2015, the basketball court at St. Augustine’s University was renamed and dedicated to him.


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Cecile Jo Higginbotham

..Faced the greatest fear of her life. Most will never have to endure a test of this magnitude. From that fateful moment in December to her complete recovery years later, author C.J. Higginbotham takes you through her ordeal day by day. On a back country road which was not heavily traveled, horribly and severely injured in an automobile accident. She sustained multiple massive injuries and was not expected to live. Enduring 11 1/2 hours of reconstructive surgery, on a ventilator in ICU, weeks in critical condition, 2 months in the hospital and unable to walk for nearly a year. She overcame debilitating permanent injuries, drug addiction, homelessness, hopelessness and fear. Through her faith and trust in God, which carried her through it all. Take 'a walk back in time' with this author as she details her triumph through the tremendous odds against her, both physical and emotional, and how she victoriously overcame them all. Through her faith and trust in God, she knows brought her through the 'most' intense battle of her Christian life and walk with Christ. "From Tragedy To Triumph" is surely a book most needed for those whose faith and belief in God and the miraculous healing power of prayer is weak! Ms. Higginbotham has graciously given the rights to her book to publisher Lee Ann Marino, that 100% of the proceeds will go to benefit the work of ministry worldwide.


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Abigail Lawrence

...Is a long-time public figure and speaker. She has written and spoken on abuse, abandonment, and trauma that is often caused by the foster care system. After years of struggling with health issues, she sought to discover God’s promises for her own life, especially those that pertained to her health and well-being. In the process, she and her husband discovered over 9,000 different promises and set out to find a way to teach and apply them in everyday life.

Abigail and her husband, Patrick, are street ministers through Psalm 96 Ministries, an itinerant work that seeks to reach people where they are, give them hope and encouragement, and above all, give them salvation. Their ministry website is www.psalm96ministries.org.


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Nina B. Marino

...Nina B. Marino is a Registered Nurse and Legal Nurse Consultant. She has been involved in the nursing profession for over forty years and in legal nurse consulting for over twenty years. Nina has loved the written word for a long time, especially reading and sharing books with children. Her work with children has spanned as a mother, grandmother, school nurse, and childhood educator.


Nina also works and operates in Christian ministry. Within the Kingdom of God, Nina serves as a prophetess and intercessor. She is an original founding member of Sanctuary International Fellowship Tabernacle - SIFT in Raleigh and Charlotte, North Carolina, and she also assists with the southeast division for Apostolic Fellowship International Revival Ministries.


Nina has been involved in crafting, sewing, crocheting, knitting, alterations, and other crafting work for decades. She is self-taught in many of her crafting skills, observing from those around her. Rose of Sharon Creations gives her the opportunity to share her skills and talents with others, especially those who are Kingdom-minded and focused. In her crafting work, she is a designer for Rose of Sharon Creations. To learn more about Nina, visit www.roseofsharoncreations.com.


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Anthony Sluzas

...is a traveling evangelist and revivalist. He is the founder of Your Place Of Grace Ministries, headquartered in Morgantown, West Virginia. His testimony is one of deliverance from emotional and physical abuse which he experienced as a child in parochial school, and substance abuse as a young aspiring actor/musician in Hollywood. While there, Anthony played several tiny bits on the sitcoms, "Three's Company," "The Two of Us," and appeared in numerous live theatrical productions. He crashed and burned emotionally and spiritually in 1987, but the following year experienced a radical transformation in his heart and life when he accepted Jesus as his Lord and Savior while listening to E.V. Hill on TBN. God has worked miracles in Anthony's life and He can do the same for anyone and everyone through Jesus Christ. .


Anthony served as lead pastor in several Assemblies of God churches from 1994-2010. Since 2010, Anthony has ministered from America's east coast to west coast and points in between. Now, for the past seven years, Anthony Sluzas has worked as a traveling Evangelist and Revivalist. His heart's desire is to minister to and point the way for those whom the world considers "lost causes" just like he was, to the Lord Jesus christ. His website is www.yourplaceofgrace.com.


Anthony Sluzas is a self-published author of five books, all updated and released under our program for self-published authors. To learn more about his books, click here.

Gary J. Kozarich

...has a long history of overcoming by the power of faith. He was born with his left hand missing, four inches below his elbow. Despite this, he still found the encouragement to triumph over any circumstance, thanks to great and loving parents. His father was a tremendous athlete (with an incredible batting average) who also worked to coach Gary and teach him to excel in sports. Gary played high school football, some college baseball and was Co-MVP of the year in a softball league. He is a graduate of Youngstown State University in Youngstown, Ohio. He worked in various fields of accounting for about thirty-five years for the Timken Company. He now resides in Canton, Ohio. He has three children and three grandchildren.

Gary has been a born-again Christian since 1979, and knew that teaching was a part of his spiritual gifts from early on. He began teaching in church within two years after his salvation and has taught Bible studies, home studies, and at Indian River Juvenile Correctional Facility. He also has a long history of singing in church, including leading Praise and Worship. He celebrates his love of the Bible as a member of the Gideons International. He currently attends Open Bible Christian Center in Massillon, Ohio (under the leadership of Pastor Dr. Philip Greenaway) where he also serves as church treasurer.
To contact Gary, send an email to gj@kozarich.com.


Gary J. Kozarich is a self-published author of Who Does God Say You Are?, released under our program for self-published authors. To learn more about his book, click here.