Dr. Samuel D. Abbott, Th. D., M. C.A, B. P. Th.
Bishop, Dr. Samuel D. Abbott began his life in Topeka, Kansas. He was truly anointed and ordained from his mother’s womb. He is the son of Hannah and Melvin Abbott.
Dr. Abbott attended Kansas City Community College and then Washburn University, majoring in Music Education and then Business management. While at Washburn, Dr. Abbott won the Null Speak-Off competition and scholarship. He was also the president of BSU and started Our Voices Gospel Choir.
While attending Abundance of Life COGIC, where his mother was the charter member, under at that time Supt. M.P. Jackson Jr. (who later became the Bishop), Dr. Abbott accepted his calling to the ministry and preached is trial sermon and licensed as a minister in the COGIC.
Dr. Abbott went on to attend and graduate from C.H. Mason Bible College in Tulsa, OK while serving as Assisting Pastor at Buford Colony COGIC. He was then ordained an Elder in the COGIC through Bishop L. V. Broom and the Oklahoma Northwest Ecclesiastical Jurisdiction.
Additionally, he has earned a Bachelors in Pastoral Theology, a Masters in Christian Administration and a Doctorate in Theology with emphasis in Leadership all from Faith Bible College.
Dr. Abbott is an entrepreneur. He and Lady Hope own Abbott Solutions LLC., Hope Academy of Leaders (a K- 12 private school) and he is also the president of The Empowerment Group, a not for profit group. Dr. Abbott has also served many roles in the church such as: church administrator, Youth Pastor, Minister of Music, Assistant Pastor, and District Evangelist to name a few. He has also served under great leaders such as Bishop M. P. Jackson Jr., Bishop B. H. Cunningham, & Bishop I. B. Brown all of Kansas Central Ecclesiastical Jurisdiction of COGIC and Dr. W.L Templeton of Mt. Carmel Baptist Church.
Currently, Dr. Abbott is the dynamically anointed Founder and Senior Pastor of Kingdom Life Church founded in Topeka, KS now located in Oklahoma City, OK and Topeka. Dr. Abbott was ascended to the office of Apostle on August 9, 2014 and later consecrated Bishop June 2, 2018. He is the Chief Apostle and Presiding Bishop of the Network of Kingdom Ambassadors. He also serves as the 1st Vice-Presiding Bishop of Embassy International Fellowship.
Dr. Abbott is blessed abundantly to be joined in ministry by his gifted and lovely wife, Hope, one son Raymond, two son-in-loves; Sydney and Stacy, three beautiful daughters, Janet, Ara and Desiree with 1 daughter-in-love Daina; three beautiful granddaughters, Faith, Sy’Mara and Isabella; also, one Grandson, Matthias.
Dr. Abbott truly walks in an apostolic anointing. He has been called by God to Advance the Kingdom of God, Breakdown Barriers and Develop Disciples while unifying the Body of Christ and declaring Jesus is Lord! Dr. Abbott carries an empowering presence that creates a life-changing atmosphere where God’s Word is confirmed with signs, wonders and miracles.
Bishop, Dr. Samuel D. Abbott!