|Apostle Dr. V. A. Johnson
Apostle Dr. Veronica A. Johnson is an anointed vessel of God graced with an Apostolic-Prophetic, Healing and Deliverance ministry.
She is a Gospel Recording Artist, Mother of Nations, Christian entrepreneur, educator, spiritual mentor, nurturing, equipping,
developing and challenging God's people to excellence in ministry and business.
Over the years Apostle Dr. Johnson has founded and established several nonprofit organizations, achieved scholastic awards
and honored by many prestigious organizations:
NOVEMEBER 2002 - Established the World Missions School of Preparation , Decatur, Alabama as an avenue to teach and train
the local leadership body for ministry. The school would later expand to a national and global level.
APRIL 2003 - Founded Rapha Outreach International, a nonprofit Evangelistic Association established to provide spiritual
covering, accountability, godly support and ministry leadership training and credentials to pastors, churches, ministers and
JULY 26, 2003 - Received Honorary Doctor of Divinity Degree from Institute for Christian Works, Mt. Vernon, WA.
JULY 29, 2004 - Veronica Johnson Ministries was officially incorporated as a nonprofit 501 C3 organization under the laws
of the State of Alabama.
JULY 2004 - New Covenant International Church (NCCI) was established and incorporated under the laws of the State of Alabama
as a nonprofit 501 C3 organization. The World Missions School of Preparation in an effort to expand was placed under the corporate
umbrella of NCCI as a subordinate organization and the name was changed to New Covenant International Bible College. Website:
AUGUST 22, 2004 - Received Honorary Doctor of Sacred Music Degree from Global Evangelical Christian College, Montgomery,
NOVEMBER 10, 2004 - Received Honorary Doctor of Divinity Degree from Urban Harvest Bible Institute & Seminary, Indianapolis,
DECEMBER 21, 2004 - For expansion purposes World Missions Ministerial Association (WMMA) was established under the corporate
umbrella of Rapha Outreach International as a separate entity to provide spiritual covering, accountability, godly support
and ministry leadership training and credentials to pastors, churches, ministers and ministries on a national and global level.
NOVEMBER 8, 2005 - Received the appointment of the Nevada Conference Bishop through the Fellowship of Christ International,
Mt. Vernon, WA. She will also serve on the Council of Bishops.
MARCH 2006 - Received Grand Doctor of Philosophy (the highest in the world), Doctor of Philosophy and registered as a
full Professor of the European Academy of Informatization and the World Information of Distributed University. Her name is
entered in the list of outstanding persons, researchers and professors.
SEPTEMBER 2008 - Received PhD in Christian Education and a Dual Masters Degree in Pastoral and Christian Counseling from
the Harvest in Time Christian University, Gary Indiana.
JANUARY 2008 - Accepted the call and mandate to walk in the FULL MEASURE of the Apostolic-Prophetic mantle that has long
been evident upon her life. The "SEAL" of her Apostleship is evident.
OCTOBER 2008 - Received official consecration for the Office of the Apostle. Held in Decatur, Alabama and officiated
by Apostle Laura M. Thompson of Open Doors Church Ministries, Inc., Sheffield, Alabama.
FEBRUARY 20, 2011 - Celebrated the Grand Opening and re-establishment of Rapha Outreach International, Decatur, Alabama.
FEBRUARY 22, 2013 - Rapha Outreach International name officially changed to Gap Closers Church International, Decatur,
Alabama under a newly revised vision and mandate.
JUNE 2013 - Official Five-fold ministry appointments for Gap Closers Church International. A ministry leadership team
including a lead pastor, associate pastor, elders, deacons and ministers were appointed to carry out the vision of the church.
NOVEMBER 2014 - Gap Closers Church International officially merged with Crossover Ministries, Huntsville, AL.
MAY 2016 - Plans are in progress for the establishment of a new multi-site church campus, RAPHA HOUSE - The Healing Place.
RAPHA HOUSE will serve as the Mother Church and Apostolic based for Veronica Johnson Ministries and World Missions Ministerial
Association (WMMA). More information posted soon.
Apostle Dr. Veronica A. Johnson is a veteran of over 23 years of ministry including:
Apostolic Prophetic Leadership Ministry
Pastoral Leadership Ministry
Healing and Deliverance Ministry
Music & Media Ministry
Conferences & Crusades
Apostle Dr. Veronica A. Johnson continues to birth, nurture and release sons and daughters of God into their kingdom purpose
and destiny. Under a divine apostolic commission to GO, she travels extensively nationally and internationally preaching,
teaching, equipping and empowering through conference crusades, workshops, seminars and music ministry to bring healing and
restoration, reconciliation and reformation to the Body of Christ.