Michael Parnell
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  • Lamar, SC
  • United States
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Of top priority, of course, is my relationship with God. I love my wife, Bonnie, and the 9 children that God has blessed us with, dearly. I also, have a consuming passion for music. I sing, play guitar, bass and enjoy a variety of musical styles, especially Praise & Worship.

I have a total of 16 years in pastoral ministry experience and evangelistic and concert experience during, and interspersed in between all other years. Over 40 plus years in ministry, altogether.

I have experience in leading praise and worship as worship leader and conducted Praise & Worship seminars for various denominations and organizations. I led worship for the old Cheraw Pentecostal Holiness Church, which is now Cheraw Family Worship Center.

I have an extensive background in Christian music, spanning over 40 (started as a teenager) years and 7 recordings and sat in as a guest musician on sessions for other artists. I am often sought out by other churches and ministries to sit in as bassist with their praise bands and orchestras for various worship and musical productions.

I was a recording artist with Mark V Records, HeartLook label, from 1995 - 2000 with 2 albums recorded with them, one of which I co-produced.

God has blessed me to travel over the country proclaiming and singing His Word. I have been nominated by the Country Gospel Music Association for "Male Vocalist of the Year", "Entertainer of the Year", "Songwriter of the Year" for four consecutive years and was nominated for "Shepherd of the Year".

Most importantly, I can tell you that I know, first hand, about the wonderful, merciful, loving grace of God! I simply want to let people everywhere know that God really loves them and He is concerned about their lives. He has done great things!

I try to look for the best in people and maintain a healthy positive attitude even through the most adverse situations. I endeavor to keep my spiritual sensitivity very keen and listen carefully to what the Spirit of God is saying.

My desire is to walk more and more in God's wisdom. As the book of James 1:19 says, "...let every man be swift to hear, slow to speak, slow to wrath:"

I have received recommendations from former governor of South Carolina, David Beasley, LaVerne Tripp of T.B.N. as well as many others, and I am thankful to the Lord for allowing me to meet and become friends with some of His greatest servants. It is my desire ultimately, to walk pleasing to the Lord, be at peace with all people and ultimately, to fulfill God's destiny for my life and His Kingdom.

• Diploma, Lamar High School, Lamar, SC, 1974.
• Christian Music Certification, Blackwood Bros. School of Music, Murray, KY, 1980.
• O.T. Certification, Hartsville Community College, Hartsville, SC, 1981.
• Ministerial License with I.P.H.C., S.C. Conference, Lake City, SC, 1982
• Dip. Th. Degree, Christian Life School of Theology, Columbus, GA, 2002
• A.Th. Degree, Christian Life School of Theology, Columbus, GA, 2003
• B.Th. Degree, Christian Life School of Theology, Columbus, GA, 2012


• Pastor, Piney Plains Independent Church, Hartsville, SC (1980 - 1982)

• Pastor, Lamar, Pentecostal Holiness Church (2001- Present)
• As pastor of a small church, in a small town I am presented with many challenges that I enjoy. I am always opened to any new direction or challenge that the Lord may lead in. I also believe that God honors faithfulness, and ultimately promotion comes from Him, and not man.

• S.C.C. (Spiritual Care Coordinator/Chaplain), Agape' Hospice of the Pee Dee, Hartsville, SC (2011 - Present) Provide and coordinate spiritual care to hospice patients and their families.
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At 8:07pm on June 27, 2012, Dr. Henry, President of the AOCI said…

Happy Birthday Rev. Parnell. I pray you have a blessed birthday.

At 3:02am on March 15, 2012, Pastor Remegio CBlanco said…

Dear Sir Parnell please visit us here  in the Philippines and minister to us.

In Him,

Pastor Remegio Blanco


At 11:24am on June 27, 2011, Dr. Henry, President of the AOCI said…
Happy Birthday Rev. Parnell.  May our God bless you this day and everyday!
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At 10:13am on February 06, 2011, Kerry Brian Wichterich gave Michael Parnell a gift
Hello in the name of our Lord Jesus, Im a new arrival to AOCI. I wanted to start greeting everyone in the name of our Lord. Keep the faith, press on and bring in the precious fruit for His glory!
At 11:27pm on December 8, 2010, Dr. Henry, President of the AOCI said…
Rev. Parnell, I want to personally welcome you to the Association of Clergy International. Thank you for all that you do in the ministry and in pursuing the unity within the body of Christ. Please know that we will be praying for the Lords direction for you, your family, and your ministry. If you haven’t done so already, you can upload a picture or ministry logo to your profile by going to the "settings" located on the upper right hand corner. As a member in good standing, our beautiful AOCI membership certificate is available to you for a minimum free will offering of $38 (US Currency). Simply click on the “Membership Certificate” link on the main page. Your free will offering is greatly appreciated and helps offset the costs of this ministry. You can see a picture and order by clicking on the “Membership Certificate” tab located on the upper left side of main page. Finally, we are holding our Annual Clergy Conference in Douglasville, GA on Dec 11, 2010. Please see the event tab for more details. It would be a blessing to meet you there personally if the Lord wills. God bless you, your family, and your ministry. May our Lord watch and keep you in His wonderful care. We love you in Jesus! For His Glory. Dr. Henry

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