In June of 2000, Love Fellowship Christian Church held its first worship service in Orlando, Florida. As the founding pastor, he has a vision to build a multi-cultural congregation that reaches out and serves Orlando’s growing urban community. The son of a Baptist preacher, Pastor Robinson pursued full time ministry upon his retirement from a 20-year career in the US Navy.
Bishop Robinson served as a Hospital Corpsman throughout his military career, retiring with the rank of Chief Petty Officer. His tours of duty included Pearl Harbor, HI, Okinawa, Japan, San Antonio, TX, Camp LeJuene, NC, San Diego, CA and a final tour in Orlando, FL where he retired in February of 1999.
Bishop is the Co-Founder of The Jobs Partnership of Florida and serves on the Board of Directors as the Chairman Emeritus. His leadership on the Board and his service as a featured Instructor for the LifeWorks training has resulted in changed lives for nearly 2000 graduates of the program and countless volunteers who have been impacted by the intersection of faith and work.
Bishop Sylvester Robinson is a champion of partnership and collaboration as a means to effectively serving our neighbors in need. Sylvester is originally from Anderson, Indiana. He and his wife Cynthia have been married for 37 years and they have two adult children, Alex and Desamona and 4 beautiful grandchildren. They live in Orlando, Florida.