About Bishop Chester
Larry Chester is a Spirit filled man of God who speaks into God’s people
with integrity and excellence. Bishop has a heart for unconditional outreach
and missions and a strong desire for the Body of Christ to go out into the
local and world community to bring the lost to Christ.
is a native of Inverness, Florida. He received his Associates Degree in
Theology from Jacksonville Theological Seminary and went on further to
receive his Bachelors of Ministry from Chesapeake Bible College and Seminary
and a Doctorate of Divinity degree from Jacksonville Theological Seminary in
In 2002, God moved on Bishop’s heart to relocate to Orlando,
Florida to expand his ministry and establish Citadel of Life Cathedral.
COLC is a ministry that instructs men and women to become productive and
effective leaders in our communities. Bishop believes as a body, we are
called to be a training center that will raise generals and mighty disciples
for God’s Kingdom. Implementing a foundation of prayer to every aspect of
ministry, he believes that this instrument will propel us into the purpose
and plans God has for us.
Bishop Larry Chester and First Lady Toni
Chester have been married for over 30 years and are the proud parents of
three lovely daughters (Tammy, Nikitra, and Amanda) two son-in-laws (John
and Andre), and six grandchildren.
Bishop Chester is a former
contractor and business owner and believes in hard work and dedication. He
has a pressed forward mind of Christ and is moving in a new direction of
non-traditionalism and building a solid foundation for the body of Christ to
stand on as we move to the next level in Christ in faith and full belief in
the power of the Holy Spirit in us..