Respective. Brilliant. Dedicated. Caring. These are a
small number of words that people use to describe
Dr. Arthur R. Barker Jr. As a Respective leader, he
is the founder and senior Pastor of New Generation
International Church. As a Brilliant leader Dr. Barker
has never stopped learning. He has an Associate,
Bachelor, and Master’s Degree of Theology. In 2015,
the Preparing for Eternal Profits Bible College, presented Dr. Barker with an Earned Doctorate of Theology.
Dr. Barker’s Dedicated leadership is on display every Sunday at New Generation International Church, a Bible-believing, and Bible teaching church that ministers to people weekly. He is the founder of New Generation Development Center, a Christian school that provides development necessary for each child enrolled to meet his/her greatest potential: spiritually, mentally, physically, emotionally and socially. He is a part of many fellowships and organizations across the City of Mobile and The World. He serves as the executive secretary of the board of Bishops in Visionary Covenant Inc., where he oversees six churches in the State of Alabama. He also is the third presiding Bishop in The Christian Fellowship of Churches International. Dr. Barker is also the Vice President in Dauphin Island Parkway Ministerial Alliance. He is an active participant with the Raise the Roof foundation. Dr. Barker is also a member of Global United Fellowship and The Nest Initiative. He is a member of Son’s In Demonstration with Bishop Sidney P. Malone.
Dr. Barker is not only dedicated but he is caring. He cares about the community and the youth. He is the founder of the New Generation Mentoring Program. He also have provides assistant to the homeless and families that are in need. He goes into some of the most dangerous cities to minister to the people.
God has given him the gift of a Visionary to speak and to help pull out God given gifts of others, so they can be utilized for God’s glory. He possesses such an anointing to unlock the destiny of Gods people, and ignite their courage to step up to the mandate that God has called.
Dr. Barker is a loving, and devoted husband to his beautiful wife, Fredreka Barker for over fifteen years. They have been blessed with five (5) amazing children, Shaundrea, Alexis, Arthur III, and their twins Alston and Albrey.