The Power of Rhema Church

(Rhema is a church that will Love you past your mistakes and your failures)
"In the beginning was the Word and the Word was with God and the Word was God" John 1:1 

Apostle James is a prolific teacher and preacher of the Bible. His wisdom, biblical studies and passion for leadership has positioned him to be a great 21st century Leader in the Lord’s Church. His apostolic anointing and godly interpretation and knowledge of the Bible, proclaims a message of hope, deliverance, salvation and restoration. He has had the opportunity to study and serve under great men of God and he is well educated.

He has assisted many Pastors' in training to help build their Leadership team and their security operations. While he served as lay minister his pastors appointed him as Under-Shepherd over a Parrish of three hundred, and also as the Director of Outreach.

He was licensed and ordained in 2001 as Pastor and in February 2007 he was consecrated into the office of “Apostle” under Ecclesial Ministries International, Inc. Since then, he has planted two churches, Witnesses for Christ Outreach Ministries in Cleveland, Ohio and The Power of Rhema Christian Church in Durham NC. He is also the founder of "BROTHERS IN ARMS" a ministry to teach and train faithful men to fulfill their God give purpose.

He has been married for more than twenty-years to his beautiful Queen, Pastor/Prophetess Tina and together they are the proud parents of four sons and two grandchildren and a numerous amount of spiritual sons and daughters.

Apostle James is a firm believer of what Paul wrote in Philippians 3:13-14  13 Brethren, I count not myself to have apprehended: but this one thing I do, forgetting those things which are behind, and reaching forth unto those things which are before,14 I press toward the mark for the prize of the high calling of God in Christ Jesus.

His motto is "Remember It's a fixed fit and We Win"


Apostle Tina L. Talley is a Voice that is Up & Coming to the Body of Christ across the United States.


In 1995,  Tina L. Talley dedicated herself to answer the call to preach, teach and save souls from a lost and dying world. She was born and raised in Akron, Ohio and is the third child of Alex and Dorothy Tyler who trained her up to do ministry at a very young age.

Leading up to her pastorship she served in ministry in Ohio where she served as a Worship Leader, Elder, Under-Shepherd, Staff-Pastor, Marriage Counselor and the Director of Outreach.


In February of 2002, she was licensed and ordained as Pastor. 

Along with her husband she co-founded  “Witnesses for Christ Outreach Ministries, Inc.” in March of  2002 where they served the Westside of Cleveland, Ohio until their relocation to North Carolina in 2012.


In 2016, Overseer/Apostle Talley planted his second ministry “The Power of Rhema Church, Inc.” in Durham, NC in which he installed her as the Senior Pastor and consecrated her in the Office of Prophet.


On April 14, 2019 Pastor Tina was Commissioned into her Apostleship by  Overseer Apostle James and the Apostolic Council and witnessed by the Power of Rhema Church and Fellowship with an audience of believers. 


She is the founder of the “5:00 AM Fresh Oil Prayer Push Movement” since 2012 which has prayer intercessors from all over the country in weekly attendance Monday-Friday by conference call. 


She is also the founder of "The Surge Revival" An Apostolic & Prophetic Move that is traveling across the country to bring back the Apostolic & Prophetic Teaching into the Body of Christ. 


In January of 2019 she birthed "The CAVE" The School of the Apostolic & Prophetic! Where she is C.ultivating, A.ctivating, V.alidating, and E.levating: Apostles, Prophets, Pastors, Evangelist and Teachers. 


Her Education, she attended the University of Akron and The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill majoring in Psychology and Communications. She plans to pursue her Doctrine of Theology in 2019. In addition, she also, attended and graduated from WEMA-Women's Educational Mentoring Alliance, where she studied Theology, Deliverance and Pastoral Studies. She is a graduate of The School of Prophets in Detroit, Michigan. 


Her Work History, She is now blessed to be in Full-time Ministry and is a Savy Business Woman and owns a personal Security Company and has numerous business ventures. She has worked with CEO's in Corporate America in Health Law for more than 20 years and also the Collegic arena. 


Her Family, She has been Married for Twenty-five years to her sweetheart James in which, they are the proud parents of four sons and three grandchildren.


Her Testimony, is she has been sick unto death; but God healed her from many diseases! She is also a Domestic Abuse Survivor, which gave her a passion for the healing of abused women, as well as empowering them in ministry. She ministers under a unique heavy prophetic anointing and God has used her tremendously to encourage, comfort, and impact the souls of many lives across the country. She has had the privilege of ministering on Trinity Broadcasting Network (TBN) in Canton, Ohio, where the broadcast reached millions.


Her Passion, is “Prayer & Worship” she states: Prayer will open every door and Worship will take you in the door!