As a community leader, Pastor Ellis has served on several boards and has been selected as the keynote speaker for many ministerial associations, alliances, and national organizations, including the prestigious National Baptist Conventions. Not only is Pastor Ellis highly respected but he is described among many his peers and colleagues as the “preacher’s preacher” and “the community’s Pastor” for his ministry work both inside and outside the walls of the church. Pastor Ellis was awarded a “Key to the City of Milwaukee” in January 2015 because of his service to the church, community, and commitment to bridging the gap between spirituality and social activism. Pastor Ellis is a highly sought-after communicator of the Gospel. Young and seasoned alike have been blessed by his message of allegiance and authenticity, as well as his willingness to deal with relevant issues. Although this Georgia native is a man who loves God and ministry, he also loves and is very devoted to his family. Pastor Ellis is blessed to share each day of his life with his beautiful, supportive wife, best friend, and high school sweetheart, Malloree and together they are the proud parents of one son, Jarvis Armard Ellis II. For all the above, Pastor Ellis gives God complete glory!