About SMI LIFE & Dr. Yolie

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Yolie Massenburg, born and raised in Bridgeport, Connecticut. Currently she resides in Virginia with her husband Clarence. She has one daughter, Jolissia; two step daughters, Hollie and Blonnie; one son-in-law, Adrian and two granddaughters, Jayla and Kyra. Yolie is a prophet from birth. She received salvation at the age of 16 and answered the call to preach the gospel as an evangelist nearly 20 years later. She was ordained as a pastor in 2006 and consecrated as an apostle in 2013. Before Dr. Yolie was called into ministry, she had a career in broadcasting, from reporter to general manager. Dr. Yolie is the Apostle/Senior Pastor of Seraphim Ministries International (SMI) LIFE Worship Center in Hopewell, Virginia. She is Founder of SMI Bible Institute (an accredited-degree offering college) where she is also Executive Director and an instructor. In 2011, Dr. Yolie ventured into Christian Life Coaching and through Living Life Ministries she is a Motivational Speaker and Life Coach to ministers throughout the USA. Dr. Yolie is a lover of academics, she holds several degrees: a BA in Communications, a Master in Education, and a Doctorate in Religious Education in Theology. She also holds a second Master in Divinity at SMI Bible Institute where she is also pursuing a second PhD. She is a certified instructor of the Evangelical Training Association, faculty member as Media Analysis at Trinity Graduate School of Apologetics and Theology, and Qualified Evangelism Explosion Trainer. In addition, she is an author and publisher of several publications including a textbook used by students in over 130 countries. She is also a member of the following associations: American Association of Christian Counselors (AACC), Christian Coaching Alliance (CAA), Christian Faith Center Ministers’ Fellowship International (CFMFI Dr. Yolie has a special compassion for the elderly, infirmed and dying. She is a volunteer Chaplain in two hospitals and visiting pastor at two senior assistant living facilities. But above all and the greatest of all, she is a Born-again Believer of Jesus Christ who loves God and filled with His Holy Spirit.