Bishop Smith was born in Detroit, Michigan. He served in the United States Navy, attended Michigan State University and is a graduate of Word of Faith Bible Training Center in Atlanta Georgia and Southfield Michigan.
Bishop Smith has served as a Youth Pastor, Senior Assistant Pastor, Volunteer Prison Chaplin, Dean of Education and Evangelism coordinator in Atlanta Georgia, Nashville and Clarksville Tennessee.
In July 2002, Bishop Smith received a Rhema Word from God concerning West Gate Christian Center in Clarksville TN. "Searching for deliverance and refuge, many people will come from near and far to find the West Gate". The direction of West signifies deliverance and power. The Gate is a place of entrance and authority. Under the instructions of the Holy Spirit, Bishop Smith established the West Gate Christian Center Church and the West Gate Ministerial Training School and Seminary. Bishop Kenneth Smith is the Dean and Overseer of Dozens of Ministers and Pastors throughout the country and currently sends and supports missionaries, churches and orphanages in Cameroon Africa. God has given Bishop Smith a heart for the family and inner-city evangelism. Operating under a unique anointing, Bishop Smith has a "Keep It Real," message that is inspiring the young and the old ... To Live for God! Bishop Smith believes that the real battle is in the Home. In 1999, Bishop Smith visited over 300 households with miracles, signs and wonders following.
Bishop Kenneth Smith is bringing a strong message of Unity, Strength, Encouragement and Enlightenment to the body of Christ. The scripture to which he basis his life and ministry on is found in Hebrews 10:38, Now the just shall live by faith...
Pastor Cheryl Moultry
Pastor Moultry is a native of Nashville, TN. She received her call to ministry while in Atlanta, GA and is now the Associate Pastor of West Gate Christian Center in Clarksville, TN. She has received her Bachelor's Degree in Art from Tennessee State University, and went on to receive a Diploma in Ministry from Word of Life Christian Center. To add to her accomplishments she is also a graduate of Belmont University School of Religion and holds a certification in Pastoral Crisis Intervention from Centerstone/UMBC and a member of ICISF.
Pastor Moultry is the founder of Logos Christian Ministry & Service LLC, a ministry to help churches teach leaders techniques in Altar Call, Leadership skills, Street Outreach Ministry and facilitating the birth of Spirit-led anointed churches and five-fold ministries. Also her ministry includes Logos Speaks Ministry & "It's about a G.I.R.L" that mentors girls and teaches women how to become whole again.
Pastor Moultry is also a mother of three sons and they are the gifts of her life. She truly is an example of what service is and is showing leadership in all she does, with a voice to shake the body of Christ out of its complacency and into destiny.
And the Lord answered me, and said, Write the vision, and make it plain upon tables, that he may run that readeth it. Habakkuk 2:2
Establish Teaching Centers throughout Western TN
Establish Evagelistic Radio & Television Programs
Establish & Support Educational Programs K-12
Establish Married & Single Support Ministries
Establish Critical Benevolence Support
Establish & Support Overseas Ministries
Establish Youth development programs
Establish a Bible College & Seminary