Bishop Steven R. White Biography

Bishop Steven R. White, Sr. is the Senior Pastor of Higher Ground Global Ministries located in Fairfield, Ohio and Houston, Texas.

With the guidance of Bishop Wayne T. Jackson as a spiritual father and Dr. Beverly Y. Jackson as a spiritual mother, Bishop White began ministering to lost souls in the basement of Impact Ministries International, Detroit, MI. God used Bishop White behind the scenes to minister the restoring message of God’s love and forgiveness to unsaved souls, to lead sinners to God, and to compassionately bring backsliders back to God. Ministering to lost souls and backsliders remains the passion of Bishop Steven R. White today.

Shortly after God relocated Bishop White and his family from Detroit, Michigan to Cincinnati, Ohio the vision for Higher Ground Ministries Family Center was birthed in 1998 during Bishop White’s time of worship and prayer. Being a son in the Gospel at Impact Ministries International, Bishop White submitted the vision to Bishop Wayne T. & Dr. Beverly Y. Jackson. In response, Bishop Steven R. White was consecrated, ordained, and released into the five-fold function, Office of a Pastor.

The Lord put the vision of Higher Ground Ministries, Houston, Texas in the heart of Bishop Steven R. White while ministering at a conference. On April 17, 2009, Bishop Steven R. White launched Higher Ground Ministries Houston, Texas.

On August 1, 2009, Bishop Wayne T. Jackson and Dr. Beverly Y. Jackson visited Higher Ground Ministries Family Center elevating then Bishop Elect Steven R. White to Bishop Steven R. White.

Bishop White’s preaching, teaching, leading, sacrificing, and laboring has a powerful impact throughout the world and the lives of many have been transformed. God has used Bishop White to speak prophetically directly into many lives and as a result of the anointing that God has placed inside of Bishop White, many have been set free from sickness and disease, marriages have been restored, poverty has been broken and lives have been changed for the good. Bishop White will always respond, "To God Be the Glory!"

Bishop Steven R. White is a graduate of the School of the Prophets, and is faithfully active in the Greater Works of Christ International Covenant Fellowship of Churches under the leadership of the Presiding Prelate, Bishop Wayne T. Jackson and Dr. Beverly Y. Jackson. Bishop White is the founder of Steven R. White Ministries, which is his nationally recognized media brand that broadcast demonstration of the power of God to the world. Additionally, Bishop White is a nationally recognized recording artist, releasing his debut prophetic CD entitled, "According To Your Faith" in 2006, which continues to soar on the gospel billboards.

Bishop White is joyously married to Pastor Adrienne D. White and has four children, Carmelita, Steven II, Lundon, Lourdes, and one grandchild, Caleb. Bishop White is dedicated and devoted to his family.

Bishop Steven R. White is a God made man of Impact and prayer, a man of integrity, and a man of good character. Bishop White has not only been called by God to be a Pastor, but, is called to be a Spiritual Father in the Gospel. Bishop Steven R. White is a powerful example that with faith and prayer, God does "Change Lives for the Good"!