Pastor Kimerely Kelly is the First Lady of New Faith Full Gospel Fellowship Center, Inc. where she is honored for her compassion, nurturing heart and loving spirit towards the people of God. Her love for God is evident in her humble nature and her ministry to the congregation and community. Without a doubt, Pastor Kim is one of God's prized possessions. She is a virtuous example of womanhood, an embodiment of unconditional love, and a servant to all of humanity.
Pastor Kim is the third born of the late Deacon Junior Lee Carpenter and Pastor Catherine Mills Carpenter. She is a graduate of South Iredell High School. She has received her Associates Degree in Early Childhood Development from Davidson County Community College and received her Bachelor’s Degree in Early Childhood Development from Shaw University.
This anointed woman of God is devoted to leading women to the throne of grace through prayer and counseling. In addition, Pastor Kim has dedicated her life to warfare through intercession for the kingdom of God.
In 2006, Pastor Kim was ordained as an elder in the Lord's church and in 2018 she was designated as an associate pastor. Pastor Kim serves as the associate pastor of pastoral care. Her love for children and the youth is second to none. Affectionately called “Mama Kim” by her babies, she can often be seen holding or hugging children all around.
Pastor Kim is a compassionate leader that is gifted to touch the hearts of those she comes in contact with. As an untiring servant at New Faith, she labors as director of the Women's Ministry and founder of the Women of Faith ministry bringing both healing and deliverance to the lives of married and single women alike. She is the Elect Lady of Kingdom Impact Ministries Apostolic Network, Inc.
Pastor Kim is proudly married to Bishop Derek D. Kelly. She is the loving mother of three wonderful children, Marcus, Derius (Kenya), and Charity. She is also the proud grandmother of 2 grandchildren: Reign and Kearston.