Unity Christian Fellowship Compton, California www.unitycf.org Bishop Johnny Ray Withers, Jr. is a native of California, born December 11, 1975 in Harbor City, to Elder Johnny Ray and Co-Pastor Peggie M. Withers. God called him at the age of 7 (seven) in the year of 1982.
He is a husband to Charlette Withers, and a father to Johnny Withers. Bishop Withers founded and organized Unity Christian Fellowship, a non- denominational church, on January 1, 1999 in the city of Long Beach, California.
He was only 23 at that time and excited to fulfill God’s will for his life. When the church opened its doors, there were 35 members, since that humble beginning, the membership has blossomed to over 400 members. Bishop Withers has his Business Management Degree from the University of Phoenix. He is pursuing his Master Degree from Talbot School of Theology on Biola University Campus.
Bishop Withers serves as State Bishop of the Full Gospel Baptist Church Fellowship of Southern California under the leadership of International Presiding Bishop Paul S. Morton, Sr. Bishop Withers also walks alongside of Bishop Joseph W. Walker, III who serves as Bishop of Senior Pastors for Full Gospel Baptist Church Fellowship. There he provides Pastoral Orientation to pastors who have recently joined the fellowship and are getting acclimated to this great Fellowship.