Pastor Terrell Fletcher
“Energetic,” “exciting,” “educational,” “fun” and “informative.” These are some of the ways Terrell Fletcher’s teaching and preaching style has been described. His relevant messages have inspired both Christian and secular audiences alike. He is seen as a rising voice of a generation on relevant issues such as teen pregnancy, drug abuse, self-worth, and policy.
Born and raised St. Louis Mo, like many in his neighborhood Terrell had dreams of playing professional sports. Because of his athletic ability he was awarded an athletic scholarship to the University of Wisconsin and majored in English Literature. His contributions helped the teams he played on win the 1994 Rose Bowl and 1995 Outback Bowl. In April of 1995 Terrell was selected in the NFL draft by the San Diego Chargers.
During his college years Terrell’s life began to take an unsavory twist. His habits of extreme and excess heralded the reward of an arrest that threatened his college scholarship and professional future. Challenged by a friend to revisit his walk with Christ Terrell committed his life to Christ and this has been his constant motivation since that time.
A man of transformation, during his time in the NFL, Terrell was an active community participant. He served as the chairman/spokesman for Jr. Achievement, San Diego County Adoptions, and served with a group of teammates who made meals to feed San Diego’s homeless. Through Destiny-N-Me, Terrell offered annual college scholarships to deserving teens and host assemblies aimed at acquainting troubled teens with positive role models. He was also active in his local church, where he taught a Bible study and frequently treated the young adults to a pro football game.
Today, Terrell serves as the Sr. Pastor of the City of Hope International Church, a thriving multicultural ministry based in San Diego, Ca. His motivating messages have made him a sought after speaker in multiple circles. He has shared the message of transformation and hope in many parts of the world including Nigeria, Cote d` Vore, Uganda and Belize. He is driven by his passion is to serve people of all persuasions, backgrounds and conditions toward their God given destiny.
Terrell is an ordained Pastor and has an BA in English Literature and a Master’s degree in Religious Studies. He balances his life with his lovely wife Sheree and his “bonus” son, Trey.
Elegant, anointed and beautiful, Sheree Fletcher is an awesome woman of God with an incredible call on her life. She serves as the First Lady of the City of Hope International and the Director of WOW! Women on the Wall Ministries under her husband Pastor Terrell Fletcher.
Born in Schenectady, NY, “Lady Sheree” as she is affectionately known at CoHI, was known for her artistic talents. As a young child she enjoyed various aspects of the arts which led her to attended Fashion Institute of Technology in Manhattan, NY. There she studied fashion design which set the pace for the foundation of her life. After a move to Los Angeles, Lady Sheree built on her talents as a designer, painter and actress and her credits extended to television and movie appearances.
As her public life ascended, Lady Sheree’s personal world experienced turmoil. Experiencing the love of Christ in the time of crisis helped strengthen her relationship with Jesus Christ. As a divorced and single mother at the time, Lady Sheree admirably put the pieces of her life back together. Today she is a dynamic wife and parent, as well as an entrepreneur of her own skin care company (whoopash.com).
Her story of persistence, faith in God, and never giving up has encouraged masses of people. Lady Sheree enjoys sharing her testimony and God’s word at conferences, worship services, talk shows and other venues that extend across the United States. Through all she has endured Lady Sheree is excited about her call more than ever!