Lady Ava M. Macklin
Mrs. Ava Marie Macklin was born the second child of Wilbert Coleman (Pastor, New Birth Holiness Ministries) and Mrs. Henrietta Coleman of Memphis, TN on November 3, 1960. Ava is the wife of Pastor David L. Macklin, Sr. (Life C.O.G.I.C.). They were joined in marriage on April 21, 1979. Three children were born to this union: Marcia, Marie and David Jr. She is an LDN Graduate (Leadership Development Network) May 2015. Completion of the Leadership Development Network courses 1-5 focused on performance coaching, Values based leadership, and behaviors. Saved, sanctified and Holy Ghost filled, First Lady Macklin humbled herself to the call that was placed upon our Pastor’s life to shepherd God’s house, by being loyal and dedicated to the work. First Lady Macklin loves the Lord with all her heart. She works faithfully in the ministry, locally and jurisdiction-ally. She is president of the Life Sanctuary Choir, where she also serves as Organist and Minister of Music. She is a member of the TN Headquarters First Ladies Association. She works wherever her hands find themselves aiding in the vineyard. The Lord has blessed First Lady Macklin to be an anointed woman of God with a humble spirit who encourages, inspires and loves people! She continues to be steadfast and unmovable, always abounding in the work of the Lord.