Mother Manning

granny                             Mother Idonia Brown-Manning

Mother Manning She received her basic education in the the local schools there. Also receiving theological training in teaching under Bishop   Dr.Thomas and Dr. B Brown of faith Pentecostal house of God(apostolic faith)At an early age she joined New Prospect Missionary Baptist Church, where she was a member of the church choir.

It was here that she met her husband to be, now Elder Author Lee Manning,Sr. In 1985, she was one of the founding members of Bethlehem Temple, Inc. (apostolic faith)She currently serves as presiding church mother as well as Sunday Superintendent and  teacher. She also heads the Missionary Department.
In 1999, Mother Manning visited Israel, the Holyland, one of the highlights of her trip was being baptized in the Jordan River and being overwhelmed by the Holy Ghost,praising and speaking in tongues.

Scriptures of the month:
St. Matthew 11:28-29
Isaiah 40:31