Archbishop Harris E. Clark
Archbishop Harris E. Clark
Bishop Clark received salvation during his teenage years because of the strong influence of Christianity from his immediate family and the Pentecostal Holiness Church. He was educated in the public schools of Anderson, South Carolina where he graduated from McDuffie High School in 1971. He then furthered his education at Tri-County Technical College majoring in Criminal Justice. He also pursued paralegal training at Indiana University.
Also in 1971, Bishop Clark began a military career where he attained the rank of Sergeant First Class. His accomplishments made way for him to be a celebrated recruiter for the Army National Guard. While in the military, Bishop Clark continued his quest to please his Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. In 1985, he was ordained as a Deacon in his local ministry due to his persistent commitment to Christ.
Bishop Clark's love of Jesus and passion for the Word of God led him to Living Water Bible College. Following entry-level training there, he decided to transition to pursue a doctoral degree from the North Carolina College of Theology. Once he received his Ph.D. in Theology, he was asked to be a member of the Board of Directors at the college.
Bishop Clark has rendered service in many capacities within the Body of Christ. He has served as a musician, a Bible Study Teacher, a Sunday School Teacher and Deacon. He was licensed as a minister of the gospel in December of 1994. In April of 1995, he became an ordained minister and shortly after, the pastor of Holly Creek Baptist Church in Starr, SC (Currently known as Kingdom Vision Worship Center). During this time, he was actively working within the U.S. military but in 1999, he decided to retire.
In 1997, Bishop Clark led his church into the Full Gospel Baptist Church Fellowship International under the spiritual leadership of Bishop Paul S. Morton. In 1999, he was placed as District Overseer inside the organization. After serving in that position faithfully, he was led by God to
In 2004, Bishop Clark became the Founder and Presiding Prelate of Kingdom Life Fellowship International, Inc. The Lord has opened doors for Bishop Clark and KLFII to spread the gospel, train and equip people to do the work of the ministry. Kingdom Life Fellowship's purpose is to be a reflection of the Lord Jesus Christ, and see that His Kingdom come and that His will be done on earth as it is in Heaven.
On June 2, 2006, Bishop Clark received Apostolic Succession from the International Communion of the Holy Christian Church (ICHCOC).
Bishop Clark is married to the lovely Elect Lady Betty Jean Clark. To this union, they have two children: Calondra Felisha Winn and Gerald Clark (Nikkie Clark). They have also been blessed to have one grandson, Brandon Winn, one grand-daughter, Kisha Winn and a great-grandson, Braden Winn and a great-granddaughter, Braiya Annaleigh Winn.