Apostle John E. Wilson, a native of South Carolina, was called to the Ministry at an early age while attending school in Washington, D.C. He was ordained in 1958 and began pastoring in the same year.
Apostle Wilson attended Washington Baptist Seminary. Apostle Wilson received a Bachelor of Theology degree and a Bachelor of Divinity degree from Teamer's School of Religion in Charlotte, North Carolina and a Doctorate of Theology degree from The Trinity Theological Seminary in Newburgh, Indiana, where he graduated Suma Cum Laude. He was a member of the Board of Directors for Teamer’s School of Religion and was on the President’s Council at Trinity Theological Seminary. In the year 1964, Apostle Wilson organized and founded St. John's Full Gospel Deliverance Church which is now located at 27 Brown Street, Bloomfield, CT.
Apostle Wilson initiated the Deliverance Broadcast in 1967 on WKND and other stations and has done several television ministries. He has received many citations throughout the State of Connecticut and citations from A former Presidents of the United States of America, from the current President Barak Obama, as well as being placed in the Who’s Who in America publication.
Apostle Wilson is considered by many to be a dynamic and anointed man of God. His outreach ministry continues to "REACH THE LOST AT ANY COST". God has anointed Apostle John E. Wilson and he preaches the uncompromising Word of God. He lives under the influence of principles and shows the power of character.
In the early 70’s, Apostle established a breakfast program designed to feed inner city children and families in need. The breakfast program has continued through the years and is still functioning. The program has grown to provide clothing and a Food Pantry has been set up at the church to further meet the needs of the community.
Also in the early 70’s Apostle led the ministry in the purchasing of a day camp where inner city children could go and swim, play sports and interact with other children from various communities in the Greater Hartford area. Many of the youth who attended the camp are successful adults today and often come by to visit and share their experiences.
Over eighteen years ago, Apostle Wilson organized the New England Prophetic Conference; which God used as a stepping-stone into a new move of God, since its inception has gone International.
Through the Supernatural anointing of God, Apostle Wilson has ordained and consecrated men and women for the work of the ministry. He is a spiritual father and mentor for many in ministry today.
Apostle Wilson has traveled throughout the United States and abroad preaching and teaching the Word of God. His travels abroad have taken him to Trinidad several times and to St. Kitts (where he oversees several churches).
Apostle John E. Wilson is a prolific preacher, teacher and writer. He has penned two books, “Understanding the New Birth” and “What’s Right with the Church”. Both books provide life application tools to understand your walk in Christ and understanding the church you belong to. They will impact the life of the reader, whether a newly converted Christian or a Christian desiring a closer and deeper understanding of their walk with Christ.
Apostle Wilson has been the Pastor of St. John’s Full Gospel Deliverance Church for the past 49 years. He also serves as Apostle and Overseer for eighteen ministries which are located in various parts of the United States Trinidad, West Indies and St. Kitts.
Apostle will have been preaching the gospel for many years, truly he is a General of the Gospel and he has a Word from the Lord for these end times.