Ministers Kathryn (Kay) & Courtney Reed
Vicksburg, Mississippi | ICFM, Founder & Directors
“Therefore, my dear brothers, stand firm, let nothing move you. Always give yourselves fully to the work of the Lord, because you know that your labor is not in vain.”- 1 Corinthians 15:58
“The Spirit of the Lord is on me, because he has anointed me to proclaim good news to the poor. He has sent me to proclaim freedom for the prisoners and recovery of sight for the blind, to set the oppressed free.” Luke 4:18
Ministers Kathryn (Kay) & Courtney Reed, Founder & Directors
Kathryn is a believer in God thru our Lord and savior, Jesus Christ, a youth mentor & community leader who founded I Can Fly Ministries in 2007 with a passion to draw young people to Christ in Radical ways through the arts! Kathryn has been ministering praise and worship dance for 16 years and mime for 9 years which is the avenue by which God uses her gift to open up opportunities to help so many people.
Some of her most notable positions and accomplishments include: with a passion to serve God , directed and produced seven years of arts conferences training and equipping God’s saints thru various visions, conducted leadership trainings, choreographed dance and flag at various high schools; created Radical Praise for Christ (RP4C) Dance & Mime ministry in 2009; member of Mt. Carmel Ministries under Pastors Mitchell & Deborah Dent, and also assisting with fine arts department mime ministry, children’s church teacher, and serves on the praise team; Recipient of Vicksburg’s 20 under 40 Award; & recipient of Vicksburg’s Association for women “I am “Award. Her heart is serving the needs of teenagers in the community uniting them and pouring into their lives thru mentorship and making an impact so they will reach beyond boundaries set by the enemy! Kathryn continues to pray for the body of Christ to serve God in radical ways in order to spread the gospel to the nations. She is married to Minister Courtney
Reed, Vicksburg Fire fighter, Paramedic, and owner of Fix Fitness.
Kathryn is a graduate of Vicksburg High School, Hinds Community College, & the University of MS Medical Center and has been registered Dental Hygienist for 12 years currently working for Winters Family Dentistry. Kathryn is also a graduate of the School of Flag Ministry in North Carolina with a teaching certification and a graduate of Dancing for Him Ministries, Liturgical Dance Teacher’s Certification and licensed as a Minister of Dance through Dancing for Him. Kathryn is a visionary so this is just the beginning of her goals! Her future goals are to attend Eagles Mime School, launch a Christian dance & mime school, open a teen group home. She loves to meditate by waterfalls!
Minister Courtney Reed is a native of Vicksburg, MS and has been ministering the word of God for 7 years. He has been a member of Mt. Carmel Ministries under the leadership of Pastors’ Dent for 11years becoming licensed in 2010. Some of his most notable positions and accomplishments include: With a passion to serve God prophetically, Minister Courtney (Ordained) is over the mime ministry, sings on the praise team, and works with the youth at the church. His heart is intercessory prayer for the body of Christ and outreach ministry serving the needs of the church and community by volunteering where
needed. Courtney continues to pray for the gifts of God in order to serve God in the fullness designed for his life. He is married to Kay Reed and they co-direct I Can Fly Ministries with Courtney serving as Vice-President, mentor, & leader.
Courtney is a graduate of Holmes Community College and has worked for the Vicksburg Fire Department with his Paramedic Certification for 8 years. He is the Training Officer for the Vicksburg Fire Department. He is also a graduate of the International Sports Science Association and the owner of Fix Fitness, which is a local fitness center offering personal training and classes to minister to the health needs of our community. Courtney is a dreamer so this is just the beginning of his goals.
“I can do all things through Christ who strengthens me.” Philippians 4:13
Kathleen Jones, Minister
Vicksburg, Mississippi | ICFM Board Member & Treasurer, Community Service Coordinator
Kathleen Jones is a native of Vicksburg, MS and has been ministering the word of God for over 10 years. Some of her most notable positions and accomplishments include: Minister, member of Mt. Carmel Ministries of Vicksburg, Children Church teacher, ICFM board secretary, community service Coordinator, Youth Mentor and Leader, & created FIGHT Women’s gathering. Graduate of Hinds Community College (Cosmetology Program). Kathleen currently is a Universal Banker with Home Bank; Married to James Jones and has 3 daughters, Kathryn, Kristi, & Katrina.
Vicksburg, Mississippi | ICFM Board & Staff Member, Secretary
“I will say of the Lord, He is my Refuge and my Fortress, my God, in Him will I trust.” Psalm 91:2
Priscilla Berry is a native of Vicksburg, MS and has been working for the Lord for over 25 years. Some of her most notable positions and achievements include: member of Greater Grove Street M. B. Church serving as Youth director of the Children’s Choir, member of Mass Choir, Women of Praise and Worship Choir and Youth Coordinator of Vacation Bible School; ICFM board secretary, youth leader, support person and mentor; an inspirer with one beautiful daughter.
“Whoever dwells in the shelter of the Most High will rest in the shadow of the Almighty.” Psalm 91:1
Monya Williams, Minister
Vicksburg, Mississippi | ICFM Board Member & Mentor
Monya Williams is a native of Vicksburg, MS and has been ministering the Word of God for over 12 years. Some of her most notable positions and achievements includes ordained Minister; member of MT Carmel Ministries serving as a praise and exalter of the Lord, facilitator of Committed Love Marriage Ministry, ICFM Board member and Mentor. She serves the community through Gateway Behavioral Health Service.
She has been married for 20 years to Minister Michael T. Williams and has two sons (Brian & Michael) and one daughter (Kourtney).
Nashville, TN | ICFM Web & Media Designer/Admin
"Trust in the Lord with all thine heart; and lean not unto thy own understanding. In all thy ways acknowledge him, and he shall direct thy paths.” Proverbs 3:5-6
Chamel Evans is a native of Starkville, MS and currently resides in Nashville, TN. As a faith mentor and resource/product creator, Chamel’s personal brand blends biblical truth with creative application to help women live anchored in their faith and illuminating their God-given power of influence in their homes, careers/businesses, and communities. [www.chamelevans.com]
Graduate of Mississippi State University with a B.S. and M.S. in Computer Engineering/Computer Science. Married and mother of three handsome sons.
Vicksburg, MS | ICFM Board Member and Director of Budgets
Tomeka Moore is a native of Vicksburg, MS and is currently the Director of Audit at Alcorn State University. She is a faithful member of Triumph Church Vicksburg. Some of her most notable accomplishments include actively serving as a member of Triumph Church Dream Team in the Choir and Triumph Kidz. She has a passion for helping others and enjoys serving as an ICFM board member. Tomeka believes that we are blessed to be a blessing to others and that nothing should be done without seeking God first. Tomeka is happily married and a proud mother of one beautiful daughter.
“But seek first the kingdom of God and His righteousness, and all these things shall be added to you.” Matthew 6:33
Vicksburg, MS | ICFM Board Member
Leo Sims is a native of Vicksburg, MS; Mr. Sims has been working as an EMT for the Vicksburg Fire Department for six years and is currently advancing his education to become a Paramedic in 2015 and eventually a nurse.
Leo is a faithful member of Mt. Carmel Ministries, Vicksburg under the leadership of Senior Pastor Mitchell Dent and his wife, Pastor Deborah Dent. Moreover, he is a member of the praise and worship team at his church. Leo is also a member of Pure Praise Mime Ministry, as well as a member of the board of directors for I Can Fly Ministries.
He is happily married with one beautiful daughter.
“I remain confident of this: I will see the goodness of the LORD in the land of the living.” Psalms 27:13
Vicksburg, Mississippi | Board Member, College Peer Counselor
Don't let anyone look down on you because you are young, but set an example for the believers in speech, in Conduct, in Love, in Faith, and in Purity. 1 Timothy 4:12
Sheryl Mounger is 22 year year old native of Vicksburg currently serving the lord at a young age . Some of her notable positions and achievements include: sophomore at Hinds Community College majoring in Radiology with aspirations to work in a children's hospital: member of mt. Carmel ministries, Vicksburg Serving in the church choir & praise team, member of Pure Praise Mime Ministry: ICFM board member as the CCTPC College and Career Transitional Peer Counselor.
Vicksburg, MS | Board Member, College Peer Counselor
Kiara Jones is a 20 year old native of Vicksburg, MS. She is the oldest daughter of Demetrice Jones. She greatly contributes to ICFM through her passion in creativity and choreography. Her charismatic, devoting spirit leads her in fellowship with many churches, including the Kingdom Vision Worship Service at her school. Kiara faithfully serves on the board as youth liaison and a leader of Radical Praise Dance and Mime Ministry. While a sophomore at Mississippi State University, she expresses leadership through community service, the Famous Maroon Band, and the Sociological Student Association. As a Criminology major, she hopes to further her education in Law to bring great change in many lives. Her prayer is that all will remain humble, even in their success.
“Always give yourselves fully to the work of the Lord, because you know that your labor in the Lord is not in vain.” 1 Corinthians 15:58
ICFM Board Member, Youth Liaison & Materials Manager
Jameelah Jones is an 18-year- old native of Vicksburg, MS. She is the daughter of Demetrice Jones. She is a hard-working, dedicated ICFM member and has been contributing for 7 years. During her time in the ministry, she has participated in many projects with her passion of creativity in art and sharing her faith through dance. Jameelah has a joyful personality and a strong spirit in servanthood. She is currently a college freshman at Mississippi State University pursuing a Biomedical Engineering Degree. Her passion for serving others in the community has led her to strive for success in solving daily problems in the world. She attacks the role of youth leadership and ICFM materials manager greatly in upholding responsibility, integrity, and ministry tasks. Goals are extremely important to her; she wants to be successful not only in school but also in helpful programs for the community.
“Don’t let anyone look down on you because you are young, but set an example for the believers in speech, in conduct, in love, in faith and in purity.” 1 Timothy 4:12
Board Member & Youth Leader
April Howard is a native of Vicksburg, Ms and has been ministering the Word of God for 8 years. She is a member of Word of Life Church under the leadership of Pastor Joel Sims. Some of her most notable positions and achievements include: Director of Conference Marketing and Social Media and adult leader for ICFM. April is a graduate of Mississippi College and the Mississippi Law Enforcement Officers Training Academy. She is currently enrolled as a seminary student at WVBS Online Bible School. Her future goals include becoming a licensed and ordained pastor, as well as owning her own security company.
"And how shall they preach exept they be sent. As it is written: “How beautiful are the feet of those who bring good news!” -Romans 10:15