Bishop Cecil R. Bradford is Presiding Bishop of Abundant Life Family Church of Hattiesburg.

Mississippi where his wife of sixteen years, Pastor Mary Bradford, is the Senior Pastor. He holds a Bachelors degree in Religious Arts is Biblical Studies from the Jacksonville Theological Seminary in Jacksonville, Florida. He is a graduate of Word of Life Bible Training Center in Jackson, Mississippi. Bishop Bradford holds a Doctorate of Divinity from Gospel Ministry Outreach Theological Institute in Houston, Texas.

God has graciously enabled Bishop Bradford to travel throughout the United States and various parts of the world as a national and international conference speaker. He is affiliated with Faith Fellowship of Churches International located in Washington, D.C. and Word of Life Church in Jackson, MS.

Bishop Cecil R. Bradford is a man of faith and believes in the Gifts of the Holy Spirit in all of His manifestations. He desires that all people have a vibrant personal relationship with Christ, achieve their highest potential, and fulfill their purpose in the Earth.

Bishop Bradford is Presiding Prelate of Greater Works Ministries International which services many churches throughout South, East and West Africa with 200 churches in Nigeria, West Africa alone. His ministry extends as well to Barbados and Trinidad-Tabago in the Caribbean, Nicaragua, Central America. Bishop Bradford also presides over 30 churches under Formed In His Image and Likeness Ministries (F.I.L.M.) in Guyana, South America.