New Life Restoration Church International - Pastor Michael A. Harry Sr. & Co-Pastor Verlene M. Harry

Michael A. Harry Sr.
Pastor Michael A. Harry Sr. is the Founder and Senior Pastor of the New Life Restoration Church International of Waldorf Maryland.  Pastor Harry is a native of New Orleans, Louisiana.  He received his early education through the New Orleans public school system.   After graduation, he attended Morehouse College in Atlanta Georgia.  Later in his career, he joined the U.S. Army.  While serving, he received advanced training in Radiologic Sciences.  In May 1994, he married his beautiful wife Verlene who shares in ministry as Co-Pastor.  Pastor Harry received the call to ministry while serving in Honolulu, Hawaii under the spiritual mentorship of Dr. Wayne E. Anderson, the Pastor of the City of Refuge Christian Church.  Later, he relocated to the Washington Metropolitan Area where he continued his training and development under the leadership of Bishop Carver E. Poindexter of the Love of Christ Bibleway Church.  During his tenure, Pastor Harry served faithfully in a variety of leadership roles.  As God continued to elevate Pastor Harry, he was ordained as a Deacon in July 2000.  Pastor Harry’s love for the Word of God, and for the people of God continued to manifest and he was elevated to the position of Licensed Minister.  Pastor Harry's intense passion for the Word and unyielding love for people was indicative of his true calling and destiny.  His years of faithfulness and commitment led to him being ordained as an Elder in July 2006.  In January 2009, he responded to the call to Pastor and founded the New Life Restoration Church Int'l. of Waldorf, Maryland.  On May 2nd of the same year, Michael A. Harry Sr. was officially installed as the Senior Pastor.  Since its inception, New Life Restoration Church Int'l has grown and is continuing to develop, into a multicultural family oriented church with an international presence, under his leadership and vision.   Pastor Harry’s passion is the Nurturing and Restoration of men who have become despondent as a result of the challenges of life.  His utmost desire is to administer the gospel of Jesus Church in such a way that people’s lives would be changed and that God would be pleased with his praise.