Bishop T.I. Winfree & Lady Arita Winfree
Bishop T.I. Winfree was was born the fifth child out of six to Waymon and Juanita Winfree and was raised in Toledo, Ohio where he attended Scott High School and graduated from Woodfield High School. They were members at Thomas Temple Church of God In Christ where he became an accomplished musician and was found faithful at a young age in his labors for Christ, and was installed as the Assistant Pastor of Thomas Temple COGIC in Sandusky, Ohio. Later on, he became the Int'l Sunday School Superintendent,and President of the Minister's Board.
T.I. would go on to marry the love of his life Arita in 1991, and they have five beautiful children. God called him out to further his education under the leadership of Pastor Peggy Moore, where he attended the Moody Bible Institute and also sat under her teaching in Minister's Institute. Pastor Moore would ordain him as Pastor in 2001 fulfilling the vision God gave Bishop Winfree to establish Body Of Christ Refuge Ministries now known as Faith Ministries International.
Bishop Winfree is Bishop of the state of Ohio in the Independent Charismatic Ministries Fellowship with Bishop C. E Glenn Thd. Bishop Winfree is a partner and a Faith Ministries Alliance pastor with Dr. Bill Winston Ministries.