"You shall be a crown of glory in the hand of the lord, And a royal diadem in the hand of your God." Isaiah 62:3
Pastor Kenyartta L. Mckinney,is a native of Kellyton, AL. He accepted Christ at an early age and was filled with the Baptism of the Holy Ghost at the Alex City Apostolic Church. He is joyously married to Mrs. Kimberly Nolan McKinney and to their union are three wonderful children: Jordan ("great riches and wisdom"), Jaden ("God has heard") and Miss Jamiah ("one who supplants or replaces"). Mckinney has served various capacitites in ministry. He began as a Minstrel for Flint Hill Baptist Church Alexander City, AL. Later, he accepted his call to Pastor and served as Youth Pastor at The Greater Temple of God Ministries. In 2007, he preached his initial sermon and was licensed and ordained by his spiritual father Bishop L.W. Miles. Since then he served Dr. Tony Peoples & The Full Gospel Baptist Church Fellowship as Minister of Music. This was a pivitol point and growth as activated another dimension of worship and teaching ministry in McKinney. In 2015, McKinney was confirmed in the Apostolic Five-Fold Minsitry as Campus Pastor for a local ministry.
Mckinney felt the need to futher his education and has obtained an Associate Degree, Central Alabama Community College; B.A. in Early Childhood/Elementary Education, Auburn University Montgomery. He is currently pursuing a Master's Degree in Adult Education, Troy University Montgomery. He has served in public education as a teacher for Autauga County Schools and Montgomery Public Schools as a math educator. He is currently an educator for Elmore County Public Schools.
Crowned with Glory is a vision given to Mckinney as he sat in worship service in 2012 and he began to write the vision in the back of his Bible. In December 2015, Crowned with Glory was manifested.