Biographical Sketch

And he gave some, apostles; and some, prophets; and some, evangelists; and some, pastors and teachers; for the perfecting of the saints, for the work of the ministry, for the edifying of the body of Christ. Ephesians 4:11-12.

Apostle Sadallie I. Cole is a gift to the body of Christ. His tireless efforts to perfect the saints for the work of the ministry, has and continues to produce some the best spiritual leaders in the world.

Apostle Sadallie I. Cole is a native of Galveston, Texas. He is the son of Willie and Mildred Riley. He is the fourteenth of fifteen siblings.

Apostle Cole has been serving God since 1991 and is the founder and Senior Pastor of True Deliverance Ministries, International. True Deliverance Ministries International was founded in September of 1998. The Vision includes, but is not limited to: Prison Ministry, Youth Ministry, Teen Ministry, Day Care, Street Ministry, Nursing-Home Ministry, Outreach Centers (Food Pantry, Clothing Distribution and Temporary Housing). Apostle Cole also has several branch ministries and is Overseer of several ministries throughout the United States.

Apostle Cole is a Certified Faith Based Counselor from the Therapon Institute. He is also a member of the Full Gospel Fellowship of Churches and Ministers International. He was consecrated to Apostleship in January 2004 by Apostle Jim Mellon, President, Hope for India, USA. Apostle Cole also has an "Honorary Doctorate of Humane Letters".

Apostle Cole had a successful 16 year career that progressed to supervisory and leadership positions in office management, transportation operations, training management, and classroom instruction for competitive, multimillion dollar organizations with up to 500 personnel. He has a strong background in overseeing office management activities i.e, human resources and equipment assets, scarce resources, production, suspense calendars, word processing, and files management. He has a proven track record in achieving goals, building cohesive teams, and overhauling marginal operations. He is also accustomed to handling projects under crisis situations that require superior decision making and problem solving skills. In addition, he monitored office production, efficiency, and time management.

Apostle Cole's professional career focus was entirely on education, instruction, supervision, counseling, motivation, accountability, personnel development and management of large groups of people. God used his professional career as part of the preparation for the work that was before him.

Apostle Cole continues to stand firm, letting nothing move him, giving himself fully to the work of the Lord!