Company: Moving with Jesus Ministries
Location: Perdido Beach, Alabama, United States
Career History: Preacher, Moving with Jesus Ministries International, 1976-Present;
Owner, Guilford Trucking, 1991-2010
Oliver L. Guilford, Preacher of Moving with Jesus Ministries, has been recognized as a Marquis Emerging Leader for their contributions and achievements in the field of religious services.
Pastor Guilford became involved in his profession of ministry in order to assist families that are moving and offered consultation services to the drivers. It serves in helping people to build a relationship with the Lord. He realized that moving is such a monumental change in people’s lives, and as exciting this change could be, it can also be filled with uncertainty. He launched Moving with Jesus Ministries in 1976 and has been helping families in transition ever since.
In addition to helping families during their times of transition, Pastor Guilford was able to identify and address their needs in more ways than just spiritual. He founded, owned and operated Guilford Trucking from 1991 to 2010 and has been able to use his experience as a preacher, teacher and business operator in all facets of his life and career. Above all his accomplishments, Pastor Guilford’s career highlight that stood out the most is being a preacher of the Gospel and a man of God, who has a great desire to love people the way the Lord does.
Pastor Guilford selfish work has also been recognized during his time with the U.S. Army. He served for more than 12 years and received a Purple Heart and a Bronze Star. In five years, Pastor Guilford endeavors to continue doing what the Lord planned for him; to continue preaching his word to others, and to grow the ministry. His only plan is to serve his Father in whatever capacity he wants to use him. Most optimistically, he sees a lot of travel in his future as a sign of better things to come.