Our Founder

Our Founder

Pastor Carol Marie Rawls Davis


The late Pastor Carol Marie Rawls Davis was born March 13, 1950 in New York City, New York to the late Mr. and Mrs. Charles M. Rawls (Helen). 

Pastor Davis attended the public schools in Pompano Beach, FL and graduated from Blanche Ely High. She did her undergraduate studies at Spelman College in Atlanta, and later received her Masters of Education degree from The University of Georgia in Athens, GA. She has done postgraduate work at Georgia State University and has attended Earl Paulk Bible Institute in Decatur, GA

Pastor Davis received her Masters of Divinity Degree from The School of Theology at Oral Robert’s University in Tulsa, OK.

Pastor Davis received the Lord Jesus Christ as her personal Saviour at an early age but rededicated her life to Him in March, 1979.  Under the powerful leadership of the late Pastor Ronald E. Gunby, she became a student of the Word of God and in 1981 called into the fivefold ministry as prophet/teacher. She served in Green Pastures Ministries for several years as Pastor of membership, Intercessory Prayer Ministry, member of the advisory board for the church and instructor in the school.

After the death of Pastor Gunby, she moved more towards the call of God on her life. She is the founder/Pastor of Anointed Word Christian Ministries International.

Pastor Davis preached a simple message “Without Holiness no man, shall see God, and you must know who God has made you in Him”

The late Pastor Carol Davis and the late Deacon Michael Davis was married over 21 years, together they were blessed with three wonderful children: Mark, Christopher, and Chrislyn Markell.