James L Taylor Sr. is the son of Henry Taylor; whose grandfather was a former slave. He was born on a Mississippi Plantation in 1958. He is a product of the Orange County Public school system in Winter Garden, Florida. He attended Valencia C.C in Orlando, Florida in 1976; afterwards he retired from the US Army in 1997. He was self educated in the history of warfare, Spiritual Discipline Meditation as a soldier. He is an astute student of Theological and Spiritual Doctrine. He has the biblical Spiritual Gifts of the Spirit of Knowledge, Wisdom, and of Faith.
Taylor accepted Christ at an early age and surrendered to preach at age 21. He served as Assistant Pastor of Holy Light Deliverance Church of Columbus, GA.
He is married to Loretha Taylor. To this union two children have been born: Tweetie and James Jr.