Co-Pastor Yolanda G. Butler
Minister of Exhortation, Prophetic Minstrel, Mentor,
Biblical Counselor, Teacher
Co-Pastor Yolanda G. Butler is a native of Southern California. She was raised in the church all her life and accepted Jesus Christ as her Savior and Lord at the age of 13.
She served in the corporate industry as an experienced paralegal/legal assistant, professional secretary and administrator for prestigious law firms in Pasadena, California for 24 years before retiring into full-time ministry with her husband, Bishop Donald H. Butler.
She has served in the ministry since 1981. She received her evangelist missionary license in 1998 under First Jurisdiction Southern California Church of God In Christ under Presiding Bishop Charles E. Blake and State Supervisor Dr. Barbara McCoo-Lewis. She received her Bachelor of Theology from International Seminary, Los Angeles Extension in June, 2002 and was licensed as an ordained minister and Director of Women in October 2009 under Kingdom Covenant Ministries under Bishop Donald H. Butler. She was installed as Co-Pastor of Praise Center in October 2009..
She is the founder of First Lady Butler Ministries and the MIH Dream Life Center. She also serves as the Regional Representative for God's Leading Ladies Ministry - North Texas Region, a unique ministry for First Ladies. Co-Pastor Butler developed Determined Coaching, a private Mentorship program uniquely designed for First Ladies and Women In Ministry. She has also served as the Supervisor and Adjunct Professor of International Seminary-DFW Satellite Campus.
Co-Pastor Butler is a gifted psalmist, songwriter, choir director, recording artist and published author. She combines her passion for music and deliverance ministry to help others discover their purpose in life.
She is the devoted wife of Bishop Donald H. Butler, Senior Pastor of Praise Center Community Church. They have two children, LaTasha and Brandon, one son-in-love, Emmanuel, and one daughter-in-love, Sejata, who all serve faithfully in the ministry together. They have six grandchildren who they absolutely adore and are the spiritual parents to chosen sons and daughters in the Gospel.
Visit Co-Pastor's website at: http://www.firstladybutlerministries.com