Bishop Aaron B. Lackey, Sr. is the youngest child of the late James E. Lackey, Sr. and Mother Nornell H. Lackey. God has blessed the Bishop to receive his Bachelor of Arts degree in Biblical Studies, a Master of Arts degree in Biblical Counseling, a Doctorate of Theology plus several Honorary Doctorates.
On March 2, 1985, he married his high school sweetheart, Lakita Y. Caldwell. God has blessed them with two beautiful and very talented children, Aaronlyn Lackey Wright (Leon, Jr.) and Aaron B. Lackey, Jr. They have also been blessed with one grandson, Xavier L. Wright.
Bishop Lackey is the Organizing Pastor of Temple of Prayer Family Worship Cathedral (Fairburn, GA). He also serves as the Chief Apostle & Presiding Bishop of the United Churches of God in Christ, Inc., an international ministry with churches throughout North America, the Caribbean, the Philippines and the continent of Africa.
Though God has allowed, the Bishop to receive numerous honors, awards and proclamations, Bishop Lackey’s greatest honor is to serve and empower those who have lost hope. His philosophy of, “Servant-Leadership,” is evidenced through his service as Organizing President of the South Fulton Chapter of the Southern Christian Leadership Conference, Co-coordinator of the Faith-Based Initiative of the Atlanta Community Impact Program, Member of the South Fulton Kiwanis Club and as the Chancellor of the United Theological Institute & Seminary.
This powerful man of vision, has allowed God to birth within him, a message designed to, “Save, Heal, Equip, and to Evangelize,” a lost and dying world. At every venue, Bishop Aaron B. Lackey uses his God-given charisma to, “Exemplify Holiness, With a Standard of Excellence.”
Reaching the Lost, Teaching the Found