Dr. Marcia Bailey is Co-Founder of Right Direction Church International in Columbia, Orangeburg and Florence, SC and the mother of four adult children and grandmother of two. She has lived in her native state of New Jersey as well as Maine, and Oklahoma before she and her family relocated to South Carolina in 1995. Working beside her husband, Bishop Herbert Bailey, they pastor a rapidly growing, non-denominational church of over 3000 weekly worshippers, with 3 campuses in over 20 years of pastoral ministry.
She pursued a Bachelor’s degree in Special & Elementary Education at Seton Hall University in South Orange, NJ. Over the last twenty five years, she has worked beside her husband as Assistant Pastor of Sanctuary Evangelistic Church in Tulsa, OK and in the Church of God in Portland, ME. Before she and her husband founded RDCI, she served as facilitator of Women’s Counseling Groups and as a Director of Christian Education. In April of 2004, Pastor Marcia was honored with a Doctorate of Divinity degree from St. Thomas Christian College in Jacksonville, FL.
Her passion for God, as well as her experience and training in education, has uniquely qualified her as an administrator and as an anointed teacher and preacher of the Word of God. She has a strong anointing for prayer and intercession, and is used by God in the Word of Wisdom and Discerning of Spirits. She ministers the Word of God with power at her local church as well as various conferences.