OUR HISTORY

The Legacy

LEE ROY WADE

Mr Lee Roy Wade was born September 11, 1912 in New Augusta, Mississippi. Married Dovie Luvine on July 27, 1934. To this union was born five children, including the founder of Global Christian Ministries Dr. Irene Huston and her sister Mrs. Ollie Kinsley.  “Paw Paw” joined the Providence Baptist Church in Augusta, Ms.where he was a member of the choir.  Revered Dearborne was his pastor. learn more

DOVIE WADE

Dovie Wade Sunrise: May 4, 1917 Sunset: Oct. 26, 2007 Resident of Richmond Mother Dovie Wade was born to the parents of Willie and Aquilla Luvene on May 4, 1917 in Cola, Mississippi. She had one sister and eight brothers, all of whom preceded her in death. She went to third grade at Providence School in Collins, Mississippi. In her early teens she married her late husband, Lee Roy Wade Sr. They were married 40 years. learn more

DR. IRENE HUSTON

“Irene – if you don’t have a reason to live, live for Me.” These were the words God spoke to Dr. Huston years ago; they absolutely changed her life forever.

Dr. Irene Huston is a visionary, speaker, author, and entrepreneur.  read more

DR. "ELDER" RALPH HUSTON, SR.

“THE MAN WITH THE GOLDEN VOICE”

Dr. “Elder” Ralph Huston, Sr. (Herein called ELDER), was born February 15, 1936, in Conyers, Georgia.  Elder left Georgia, at an early age, to seek a career in the U.S. Navy.   He served his country proudly.   After being honorably discharged from the Navy, he moved to California.  There he met and later married Irene Wade. read more