Pastor Bruce A. Long is the husband of Pastor Valerie Long and the founder of Restoration Ministries Church, is focused on restoration and deliverance of the captives by teaching the uncompromising Word of God.
Bruce was born in Plant City, Fl. Son of the late John L. Long and Mother Alice Long. On July 28,1979 he married his childhood sweetheart Valerie Long.
On August 1979He entered the U.S. Armed forces and was stationed at Fort Benning, Ga. On June 24, 1980 he accepted Christ as Lord and savior begin his Christian journey, at New Harvest Outreach Church of Columbia Ga... Where he received the call of God to become a Minster of the gospel and was license a Elder of the church. Following the guidance of the Holy Spirit he relocated to Florida, and in 1995 he joined Revealing Truth Ministries of Tampa, Fl. and served as Pastor Personal Assistant, Children’s Ministry Director, and in 2000 he was ordained and license by Pastor Greg Powe as a Pastor and served on the Pastoral Support Team.
In 2016 God leaded Pastor Bruce and Valerie to start Restoration Ministries Church. After Pastor Greg Powe release and send them out. On February 07, 2016 Pastor’s Bruce and Valerie started their ministry. Restoration Ministries was founded and birthed upon the principles of 2Corinthian 5:15,” Therefore if any man be in Christ, he is a new creature: old things are past away; behold, all things are become new”.
Pastor Bruce’s role as father and grandfather is an absolute joy. He is the father of Four lovely children, Anthony Long, Latoyua and Ronald Coleman, Bruce and Mekesha Long, Shauqunia Long and twelve Lovely grandchildren
Bruce A. Long
To Preach and teach deliverance to the captives and minister the word of God to the backslider, so they can be restored to the calling of God on their life.
Purpose: To Teach & Preach deliverance to the captives, so they came be sit free.
Scripture: Therefore, if any man be in Christ, he is a new creature; old things are passed away; behold all things are become new
(2 Cor.5:17 KJV)
The Mission State:
(1). To preach and teach the gospel of Jesus Christ
(2). Conduct a regular religious worship service through various forms of ministries
(3). Promote and encourage, through the ministries of the organization, cooperation with other organizations ministering within the community;
(4). Spread the Word of the Gospel by ministering to all through seminars, radio, television, and other forms of mass media;
(5). To conduct local and international church by the direction of the Lord Jesus Christ and under the leadership of the Holy Spirit in accordance with all the provisions as set forth in the Holy Bible.
(6). To maintain local and missionary church facilities;
(7). To conduct a school for the training of ministers;
(8). To license and ordain qualified individuals;
(9) To provide Sunday School or any other type of school for the religious and educational instruction of the young, as well as for adults under the direction of the church.
(10) Distribution of Christian literature through books, tapes, videos, and other Christian material.
Pastor Valerie Long is the wife of Pastor Bruce Long, and the founders of Restoration Ministries, which is focused on the restoration and deliverance of the captives by teaching the uncompromising Word of God.
Valerie was born in Miami, Florida and relocated to Plant City, Florida where she met and married her childhood sweetheart, Bruce Long. In 1995, they became members of Revealing Truth Ministries and served under the leadership of Pastors Greg and Deborah Powe. Valerie served on the Intercessory Prayer Team, and various departments within the ministry. They were ordained as ministers in 2000 and served on the Pastoral Support Team.
During her tenure as the Women’s Fellowship Coordinator, Pastor Valerie assisted Pastor Deborah Powe in identifying, building, and fostering participation within the Women’s Ministry. She encouraged and challenged women to develop strong relationships with God and with each other. Pastor Valerie faithfully served the first family as Pastor Deborah Powe’s personal assistant at Revealing Truth Ministries for over fifteen years.
In 2016, Pastor Greg Powe commissioned Pastors Bruce and Valerie Long to start their ministry. Restoration Ministries was founded and birthed upon the principles of 2 Corinthians 5:17, “Therefore if any man be in Christ, he is a new creature: old things are past away; behold, all things are become new”.
Pastor Valerie’s role as a mother and grandmother is an absolute joy. She’s the mother of four children: Anthony Long; Bruce and Mekesha Long; LaToyua and Ronald Coleman; Shaquana Long, and the proud grandmother of twelve grandchildren.
Pastor Valerie attributes her success to God, her mother, the continual support of her husband, and Pastors Greg and Deborah Powe.