Pastor Cleveland W. Lynch Jr. is a servant who seeks after the
heart of God. At the age of thirteen, God commissioned him to preach the gospel, and he has
been fervent in ministering the Word of God ever since. He is an
outstanding preacher, teacher, conference speaker, psalmist, influencer, counselor, and mentor
to many people in his community and beyond his region. Pastor Cleveland has traveled across
the world preaching the good news of Jesus Christ and demonstrating the power of the Holy
Ghost in the United States of America, Canada, England, and Italy.
Pastor Cleveland was born in Queens, New York, and raised in Parkersburg, West Virginia. He
is the son of the late Bishop Cleveland W. Lynch Sr. and Evangelist Carlita V. Lynch. From a
young age, it was evident that the hand of God was on his life to be used for God’s Kingdom to
empower and positively impact all lives that he encounters. In 2010 Cleveland Jr.
Accepted the call from God to pastor the souls of all generations, cultures, and backgrounds.
Under the covering and guidance from his spiritual father, Apostle Byron H. Lampkin; Pastor
Cleveland serves as the Senior Pastor of Emmanuel Restoration Center, Inc., a thriving ministry
located in New Castle, Delaware. He is humble to do, and you would often hear him say, “I
am proud to serve one of the best congregations in the world.” Pastor Cleveland is passionate
about assisting fellow churches in planting, building, and growing in the Word of God; as well as assisting
God’s people develop within their spiritual gifts.
Through prayer and consecration, one of his initiatives has led him to become the author of the published
upcoming top seller book entitled ‘Conversations with Dad.’ As a psalmist Pastor, Cleveland has
ministered at St. Patrick Cathedral in New York, the National Cathedral in Washington, D.C, and
the Music Educator’s Conference.
Pastor Cleveland counts among his greatest blessings his two little men Cleveland III and
Samuel. He enjoys spending time with his family, traveling, camping, running, and most
enjoyable, swimming. Pastor Cleveland loves fashion, and he is a man of style. But above all, he
loves the Lord:
“The total of my being is the love I have for God; I love him enough to alter myself to reflect the full essence of him in my life.” -C.W. L