About The Author



Rev. Brent La Prince Edwards is the pastor of the historic St. James African Methodist Episcopal Church of Asheville, NC, a highly sought international speaker whose life and ministry has seen countless lives transformed to becoming outstanding citizens of society. An advocate for youth, he partners with the School Boards of the City of Asheville and Buncombe County and serves on various civic and ecumenical organizations locally and internationally. He holds a BA in the academic study of Religion from the University of North Carolina at Charlotte and a M. Div. from Union Presbyterian Seminary of Richmond, Virginia via the Charlotte, NC campus alongside several other honors, awards and certifications.