|Lady Linda L. Carlton, Elect Lady|
Lady Linda L. Carlton an anointed vessel of God called for such a time as this to minister to the body of Christ. “Lady” as she is affectionately called, is the wife of Bishop Rudy V. Carlton, Pastor of the Jehovah-Jireh Praise & Worship Church Center, Newark, New Jersey. Pastor and Lady met 43 years ago, fell in love and have been married for 39 blissful years.
Lady Carlton is the mother of three adult married children, Shari L. Cooper (Raymond), Tyrone (Juanita), and Randy T. (Danielle). Shari serves as Overseer of Music, while both Tyrone and Randy serve as Associate Ministers at JJPWCC. In addition, Randy serves as the Youth Pastor. Together Pastor and Lady celebrate knowing that the Lord has blessed them with eleven grandchildren, three goddaughters and one godson.
Lady Carlton supports and assists her husband in ministry. She serves as the Overseer of the Daughters of Promise Women’s Ministry, Church School Ministry Teacher, and is a faithful member of the Abatenjwa Alliance Minister’s Wives and Minister’s Widows of Newark & Vicinity. Born the second child of eleven, her parents, the late Junior Eaddy and Mother Mable Eaddy were instrumental in contributing to her leadership and life skills. An Alumnus of the Newark School District, Lady Carlton has successfully earned her credentials as an Early Childhood Development teacher.
Of her many accomplishments as a wife; mother; grandmother; sister; friend; and leader, the one thing standing out is her most notable way of releasing “Words of Wisdom” during her segment of the Sunday morning worship at which time she ministers to the heart of man. The men, women, and children all benefit from these moments weekly. Standing on the word of God, her confidence in His Word is unyielding and her favorite scripture is the First Division of Psalm.