James Duckworth was born in Alabama and grew up in a pastor’s home. He met his wife, Sharon, when his Father became the pastor of her home church. James accepted the call to Music Ministry right after graduating from high school and served at churches in Birmingham, Mobile, Tuscaloosa, Sylacauga and Cleveland, TN before coming to Huntsville. James received his Music Education degree from Lee University in 1980 and taught school at Ooltewah Middle School in Hamilton County, TN before moving to Huntsville. James and Sharon came to serve at Life Church in 1981 in a part-time position as music pastor and became full-time in 1986. He served as Music Pastor over 30 years before accepting the Executive Pastor position.
James and Sharon have 2 wonderful daughters- Elesha and Crystal and God has blessed them with 9 grandchildren..
Email James: email@example.com