Russell Ellies holds a Master of Arts degree from Newport University and a Doctor of Ministry degree from Newport International University. He and his wife, Shairoon, have four children and two grandchildren. For nearly two decades, the Lord has used him to build a vibrant multicampus congregation that includes a mother church and two daughter churches in Trinidad and Tobago. He sustains a busy speaking schedule. In addition, pastors from many nations seek his counsel on how to set free those imprisoned in occultic strongholds.