Bishop Priester is the lead pastor of Light of the World Ministries International; and Administrator of International Light Fellowship of Churches, which serves members worldwide.  By the Holy Spirit has a goal to spread God’s word around the world with simplicity. With nearly 20 years serving in ministry he is committed to teaching the Good News of Jesus Christ to people all over the world, literally changing the world one person at a time.

He supervised search and rescue operations during the 9/11 attacks on World Trade Center, worked on the front lines to resolve conflict during Baltimore, MD and Freguson, MO riots.  The former Treasury Manager of one of  largest international financial institutions. Bishop Priester is a born again, blood washed, Holy Spirit filled man of God.  Driven by the compassion of God to reach the lost and love all people. He is committed to living and teaching the principles of the Word of a God while advocating for those in need.

Bishop's call came in the form of a question from God , then by direction.  "What is it that you are willing to give up so that people can have more of Me?" He was then directed to resign from his secular career and began Bible College.  Bishop Priester has a degree in Divinity & Theological Science and numerous other certifications and credentials. He also has been awarded several honorary certificates and humanitarian awards.