Dr. Harry J. Ghee, Pastor

Harry was born in Martin County, in the small rural community of Dardens, NC.  He is the elder of five children born to the late Deacon James and Mother Virginia Ghee.  He was a choir boy in the Promise Land Disciples of Christ Church, a junior steward, and Sunday school teacher at an early age.

He completed a Bachelor’s Degree in History from Elizabeth City State University, a Master’s Degree in Social Studies and Special Education from Virginia State University and the Doctorate in Curriculum and Instruction and Administration from the University of Virginia.

After completing over 34 years in education, Dr. Ghee retired from Fayetteville State University and the State of North Carolina in 2004.  He has held various administrative positions to include executive assistant to the Chancellor, Associate Dean of the School of Arts and Sciences, Director of Summer School and Vice Chancellor in two divisions of higher education.  He retired as a tenured Associate Professor of Education and Assistant Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs and International Studies. 

Dr. Ghee currently serves as the Academic Dean at Carolina College of Biblical Studies of Fayetteville, NC where his is also a professor teaching Philosophy.  He has served in that position since May of 2010. 

His previous Christian experiences include serving as Sunday school teacher, Bible Study teacher, an officer of the Christian Men’s Fellowship, past Deacon, minister and Assistant to his Pastor.    

He was installed as the Pastor of New Bethel Missionary Baptist Church, Rex, NC where he has served since February of 2000.  He enjoys his calling and seeing God move in the Spiritual realm.

Dr. Ghee is married to Rae (Batts) Ghee of Scotland Neck, North Carolina and they are the proud parents of two grown young men, James and Joseph.  They are also  grandparents of two grandchildren.