Sylvester Mixon Jr., Lead Pastor
Sylvester Mixon Jr. Bio
Sylvester Mixon Jr. is the pastor, and founder of Unity Christian Center (UCC), a growing and spirit-filled church in Alabaster, Alabama.
As the founding pastor of Unity Christian Center, Sylvester, now in his fourteenth year, has served in many facets of church leadership and ministry. A few being: executive assistant to the Bishop, event planner, armorbearer, pastor, minister of music, church administrator, and youth ministry.
Sylvester was educated in the Shelby County School System. He went on to graduate with honors and a degree from Virginia College in Birmingham, AL. Sylvester excelled in his studies of Pastoral Ministry & Biblical Leadership at Trinity Theological Seminary, Newburgh, IN. He is an avid student of the Bible, exemplifying 2 Timothy 2:15, “a workman unashamed.” He is a licensed and certified John Maxwell Leadership speaker and coach.
Sylvester has received many honors, one being Metropolitan Magazines "Who's Who," among the nation's most influential people in their communities. Bishop Mixon has made appearances on one of the World's largest Christian Television Networks, "TBN" (Trinity Broadcast Network).
In September of 2015, he was consecrated and elevated to the church leadership office of Bishop by Bishop Dr. Wales Williams, Jr, Presiding Bishop & Chief Apostle of The Promise Assembly, Columbiana, AL. He served as the Southern Regional Jurisdiction Bishop and Bishop of Christian Education within The Promise Assembly. Bishop Mixon is very active locally and regionally, serving on various boards and community organizations.
A student of the Bible, a Spirit-filled preacher, a sought-after speaker, Sylvester seeks to encourage and empower others with the word of God. He is humbly submitted to the leadership of Apostle Steve Green, Sr., Pastor of More Than Conquerors Faith Church, Birmingham, AL.
Sylvester Mixon is a family man happily married to the lovely Mrs. April (Hinton) Mixon. Together, they have three beautiful children in Caleb, Joshua, and Gracie.