Dr. Herbert R. Davis - Senior Pastor
A native of Kalamazoo, Michigan, Dr. Davis currently resides in Durham, North Carolina with his family. He is the proud husband of First Lady Psiyina (Sigh-yee-nah) Davis, who serves alongside him as Pastor, and the proud father to four daughters.
Dr. Davis prepared himself before and during his time in ministry by furthering his education; he has recently completed his PhD in Leadership. Within his own denomination, the Church of God in Christ, Dr. Davis serves in several capacities: as the Chairman of Ordination (for the North Carolina 2nd Jurisdiction); as the District Superintendent of the Harvest District; as the President of the C.E. Anderson Institute of Ministry that prepares ministry candidates for ordination; and as the Establishmentarian and Overseer of the Harvest Covenant Fellowship. In July 2014, Dr. Davis was appointed by COGIC Presiding Bishop Charles E. Blake Sr. to the newly created Community and Economic Development Board. He was also recently named among the 100 Most Influential Pastors in the Church of God in Christ.
Dr. Davis is also very active in the community, as seen through his continual service and leadership on the boards of several organizations. As an educator, Dr. Davis has taught at the collegiate level at several area universities, bible colleges and seminaries. His latest academic accomplishments have been with Apex School of Theology (ASOT) where he has served as Professor, Undergraduate Dean and the Director of Teaching Sites. His education and experience serve him well in his current leadership position as the Executive Vice President of ASOT.
Dr. Davis is focused on making maximum kingdom impact throughout the central region of North Carolina. His biblically sound and thought-provoking preaching, combined with an anointed delivery, have paved the way for him to travel throughout North America.
Dr. Davis has been blessed with gifts, graces and information that he is mandated to share with the body of Christ. Inspired by this charge, he is able to transcend the vestiges of traditionalism to reach diverse audiences. He describes himself as “an interdenominational preacher” and an unwavering advocate of ecclesiastical harmony.
Evangelist Psiyina L. Davis - Pastor
Psiyina [sigh-YE-nuh] L. Davis is a native of Detroit, Michigan, and currently resides in Durham with her husband, Dr. Herbert R. Davis, and three of their four beautiful daughters: Keilah, Cierra, and Kylah.
She is a graduate of Kalamazoo College where she studied economics, and earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in 1993. She received her Master of Arts in Christian Counseling degree from Apex School of Theology in May of 2011. Pastor Davis recently graduated from Liberty University with a Master of Arts in Marriage and Family Therapy. She is currently preparing for licensure as a Marriage and Family Therapist.
In 1994, she obeyed the voice of God and the leadership of her husband and relocated to Durham, North Carolina. Shortly thereafter, through much prayer and continual labor, they founded Nehemiah Christian Center Church of God in Christ in January of 1996. She now serves alongside of Dr. Davis (Senior Pastor) in a team leadership role at NCC as Pastor. At NCC, she leads the women’s ministry, and sings on the praise and worship team. She also serves as the Co-founder of Kingdom Harvest Ministries (2004) the teaching, preaching and counseling ministry of her husband.
Pastor Davis has humbly accepted her mission to empower the body of Christ, and women in particular, to walk in God's purpose, and utilize the gifts with which God has equipped them to build the Kingdom of God. Her desire is to serve God in every endeavor and facet of life as she is used to impact the Kingdom and repair the brokenness in the lives of everyone she encounters. She often reminds people that “God is faithful” and “we are more than conquerors!”