Pastor Randy S. James, Sr. and First Lady Evangelist Sylvia
Nesmith James founded Living By the Word Praise and Worship
Center; the ministry is led under the direction of the Holy Spirit.
God gave them the vision for this ministry several years ago. After
allowing God to prepare them, the ministry was birthed on
December 13, 2009.
Living By the Word Praise and Worship Center is an anointed
ministry where yokes are being broken and burdens are being
removed. It is a church committed to empowering people through
the word of God and making sure they are successful in all God
has called them to be. Living By the Word Praise and Worship
Center is a church who believes that in order to influence our
community we must be a witness and demonstrate the love of God
The vision of Living By the Word Praise and Worship Center is to
reach out to hurting people. To provide healing, restoration and
counseling by empowering people with the word of God so they
can achieve their God given purpose in life.
Living By the Word Praise and Worship Center is a church that is
committed to the ongoing mission of Jesus Christ through
witnessing, discipleship, evangelism and serving others. Living By
the Word is to provide a safe haven for the youth and to enhance
their educational and spiritual growth.