Jonathan is the Lead Pastor of Glad Tidings Tabernacle, Key West, Florida. He also serves as:
Jonathan entered the Gospel ministry in 1982 and has served in many places and positions. He has served as a Pastor, National Youth Director, District, and National Church Official. Jonathan and his wife, Shena, have three children: Jonathan, Stephen, and Joyanne. Two daughters-in-law, Sherry and Violet, one son-in-law, Isaac, and four grandchildren.
Jonathan's Personal Strategic Philanthropy Policy: I feel strongly about helping causes related to faith and education, that specifically address the needs of clergy and people of other countries who need help with the fulfillment of purpose and personal empowerment to change. I envision fulfilling my strategic philanthropic goals with faith-based ministries that are multidisciplinary oriented, are visionary and areas of influence are regional in scope.
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In 1993, Dr. Carey spearheaded the development of Programme S.U.R.E. ( Success Ultimately Reassures Everyone) a Bahamian Public alternative school for students with chronic disciplinary problems and served as the principal for six years. Jonathan has also served as a member of the Bahamas National Crime Commission, chairperson of the Bahamas National Youth Advisory Board, and as chairperson of The Ministry of Tourism, West Grand Bahama Community Tourism Board.
CERTIFICATIONS & MEMBERSHIPS
Justice of the Peace Commonwealth of The Bahamas, 2002
Marriage Officer Commonwealth of The Bahamas, 1986
Marriage Officer State of Florida, 2011
GUF Certificate of Episcopal Consecration, 2017
Billy Graham RRT Chaplain, 2018
Samaritan's Purse DART Chaplain, 2021
CHRISTIAN COUNSELING CERTIFICATIONS
Licensed Clinical Pastoral Counselor # 2377041 - NCCA, 1992
Diplomate - The National Board of Christian Clinical Therapists # 47161, 2004
Board Certified Clinical Supervisor #47161, 2004
Chaplains International Chaplain, 2020
BOARD OF CHRISTIAN LIFE COACHING
Certified Advanced Christian Life Coach, 2011
Doctor of Philosophy Pastoral Psychology Faith Theological Seminary, 1993 Tampa, Florida
Doctor of Professional Leadership Isaiah University, 2014 Daytona, Florida
Doctor of Ministry - Chaplaincy Isaiah University, 2020 Daytona, Florida