Welcome to University Ministries International (UMI). Thank you for visiting our web site and we would welcome the opportunity to worship with you in person.
University Ministries International is a culturally diverse church located in beautiful Tallahassee, FL. It is our prayer that your time spent at our site is fruitful, edifying and up-lifting. If you are in the Tallahassee area we invite you to come and experience HIs Present Glory.
Our church services are known across the country and around the world, due largely to our outreach in personal ministry and our recording sanctuary choir. Whatever your church or social background, the Holy Spirit has a way of making your feel right at home.
As you explore the content of these pages, we pray that the information and knowledge gained here will help take you to a new dimension in the Lord, and will aid in you reaching your full, God-given potential and equip you for His service. WE know that you are not here by accident and you will not leave here without having your expectations fulfilled.
Where the Power of God is manifested, and the Glory of God is revealed!
Bishop Joseph L. Brown is a respected apostle, pastor, prophet, teacher, and leader. His ministry touches thousands throughout the United States and around the world.
Bishop J. L. Brown was born in 1946 in Panama City, Florida to Mrs. Daisy Brown Harris and the late Elder Zed Brown (founder of the first Church of God in Tallahassee).Read More
Youth Dance Ministry
Jesus GEMS (Girls Empowered with Majestic Strength) was founded in 2012 at University Ministries by Joedrecka Brown under the leadership of Bishop J. L. Brown and Co-pastor Edna Brown. It is a youth liturgical dance ministry whose mission is to support the work of the ministry through praise and worship, liturgical dance and living Christian principles. Our goals are to promote leadership, empowerment, health living, positive body image, and caring for our temples in a way that pleases God including, positive attitudes, optimism, self respect, respect for others. We believe in building character including traits like tenacity, perseverance, aiming for high achievement.Read More
The Bible talks about how God is able to bless us abundantly when we put Him first. There is a supernatural trigger that happens when we put God first in everything we do.
Remember this: Whoever sows sparingly will also reap sparingly, and whoever sows generously will also reap generously. Each of you should give what you have decided in your heart to give, not reluctantly or under compulsion, for God loves a cheerful giver. And God is able to bless you abundantly, so that in all things at all times, having all that you need, you will abound in every good work.
- 2 Corinthians 9:6-8
At University Ministries, we practice tithing for the support of Christ’s Body, the church, as God commands. We recognize that giving 10% of our income is the Biblical standard of giving.
A tenth of the produce of the land, whether grain or fruit, belongs to the Lord and must be set apart to him as holy.
- Leviticus 27:30
You can sew into University Ministries by giving your tithe or love gift.
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