Superintendent Barry L. Winston is the husband of Dollnita M. Winston. They have been married for over 30 years and are blessed with three children; Nathaniel, Nicholas, and Nicole. Superintendent Winston is a graduate of John Marshall High School. He obtained an Associate  Degee in Religious Studies from The Community Bible Institute, Richmond, Virginia.

With over 23 years of Pastoral Ministry, Pastor Winston is the Founder of Family Restoration Church of God In Christ and current Senior Pastor of St. Mark Church of God In Christ. He is the Superintendent of the Roanoke District. Pastor Winston is a courageous visionary and a faithful servant leader who loves God’s people. Growing up in foster-care, Pastor Winston has used this life experience as a stepping stone to grow a successful ministry. Pastor Winston is the Executive Director of Family Restoration Community Development Corporation, Director of Church & Community Relations COGIC Urban Initiative, and a certified Family Trainer for the Richmond Health Department , Family & Fatherhood Initiative. Pastor Winston has also conducted family mediation for Richmond Juvenile & Domestic Relations Court. Pastor Winston past positions include: Vice-Chairman of the Jurisdictional Pastors and Elders Council, Assistant Superintendent of the Commonwealth District, Family Manager for RichmondDepartment of Juvenile Justice, and Co-Facilitator of The Family Life Enhancement Program. Pastor Winston has received commendations from The Virginia Senate and House of Delegates, The President Volunteer Service Award  for his dedicated and outstanding contributions to his community. Pastor Winston was also awarded the City of Richmond,”A . Lincoln James Fatherhood & Family Service  Provider of the Year. Superintendent Barry Winstonhas heard and accepted God’s call to establish a family oriented Ministry that is committed to reaching the lost, restoring families, and reaching our community with the Love of Christ.

“And they that shall be of thee shall build the old waste places: thou shalt raise up the foundations of many generations; and thou shalt be called, The repairer of the breach, The restorer of paths to dwell in. (Isaiah 58:12 KJV)

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