Mount Pisgah Harnett OFWB Church will hold a fall revival Oct. 17-19. Service time is 7 nightly. The speaker will be Bishop Arinzor Blue.
Bishop Blue was raised in Roselle, N.J., and has been a member of Faith Temple No. 1 OFWB Church, East Orange, N.J., for over 26 years, where he has served under the tutelage of Bishop L.N. Forbes.
At the age of 16, he went to his father and told him he felt the Lord called him to preach. At the age of 18, he served as a pastor’s steward and served as a collector in the Youth Convention. He preached his first sermon in 1993 at Faith Temple OFWB Church. In November of 1994, he was ordained an elder in the OFWB Church.
Throughout his tenure at Faith Temple, he has ministered in various capacities and has served the community having fed the homeless, preached the gospel in street crusades, ministered to juveniles in the youth houses, and conducted noon day services in downtown Newark, N.J.
In April of 2003, he was appointed by Bishop L.N. Forbes to serve as assistant pastor of Faith Temple No. 1 Church. He currently serves as the president of the Northern District Union of the Original Free Will Baptist Church and is a member of the Ordination Committee of the Original Free Will Baptist Conference.
In 2013, Bishop Forbes passed the pastoral mantle and appointed Bishop Arinzor Blue as pastor of Faith Temple No. 1 OFWB Church.
Bishop Blue is married to the former Loria Martin and they reside in Linden, N.J. They are the parents of two sets of twins, Isaiah, Elijah, Micah, Micaiah, and a daughter, Moriah.
Mount Pisgah Harnett OFWB Church is located at 145 Prospect Church Road. The pastor is Bishop Reginald S. Hinton Sr.