Elder Landzaat L Wright
“Behold, what manner of love the Father hath bestowed upon us, that we should be called the sons of God: therefore the world knoweth us not, because it knew him not.” -1 John 3:1 KJV
Elder Landzaat L. Wright was born in Norfolk, VA. He is the second oldest of three children and is an alumnus of Booker T. Washington HS in Norfolk, VA Class of 2000. He is a musician who rises in a family of singers and musicians. Love the Hammond Organ and plays other instruments. He is a fix-it-upper at heart, been taking things apart and putting them back together since the age of two. He loves making people laugh, and always has a smile.
Elder Wright was a member of New St. Mark Apostolic Faith Churches of God, Inc. (AFCOG) (Norfolk, VA) from his youth. There he received Jesus Christ as his Savior and Lord on June 25, 1998, two weeks before his 17th birthday during National Youth Fellowship Convention. He served in/ on Choir(s), Youth usher, Young People’s Willing Worker’s Band (YPWWB), church musician, Brotherhood, and many other ministry outreaches until the Holy Spirit released him in December 2014.
In 2015, God had a great plan for him even though he did not know it. While in Payer, The Holy Spirit spoke and said “What I Have for you is in Warsaw”. Responding to God’s plan, he started to travel every weekend to Warsaw, VA a two (2) hour drive there and Two (2) hours back while still living and working in Norfolk.
The Nation of NFCOG recognizes the move of God, elevating Landzaat Wright to serve as Minister. God’s move upon Bishop Forrest R. Nance, Jr., sanctioned by Apostle Ivan Grant, Sr. and Emeritus Pastor Paul Smith, resulted in the “laying on of hands” and charge to duty during Faith Temple’s (Warsaw, VA) March 22, 2015 Worship Service acknowledging his gift of ministry.
Elder Wright is a cleric member of Faith Temple NFCOG, Inc. He also serves on a national level to its parent body The National Fellowship Churches of God, Inc. His call to impart the gospel of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ to lost souls is evidenced through his ministry outreach. He is an alumnus of the NFCOG Bible Institute Jacksonville FL. with a Baccalaureate degree in Bible & Theology, Outreach Skills curricula, and Ministry Skills (culminating six consecutive years of Biblical studies).
In June 2016, he relocated to Warsaw, VA. He is a faithful adjutant to our Bishop and has been deemed “Mr. NFCOG” because of his consistently committed service in supporting all NFCOG ministries. He serves as Sunday School Teacher for the Teen and Young Adult Class, Faith Temple Youth Director, on NFCOG Board of Christian Education Media-Library Resources Department, and Uth4Christ Creative Arts Assistant Director Official Youth Group of NFCOG, Inc.
On July 14, 2017, at NFCOG 21st Holy Convocation, He was ordained an Elder of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. Since then, he has continued to help push the vision that God has for Faith Temple and The Nation of NFCOG.
On July 16, 2022, Elder Wright received his Associate degree in Biblical Studies, from Pentecostal Faith Bible College.