Fort Lauderdale, Florida- James LaFavor is the senior pastor of Universal Christian Church of Christ. Pastor James LaFavor has been preaching the Gospel for over thirty eight (38) years, he is guided by the scripture that says "for though you might have ten thousand instructors in Christ, yet you do not have many fathers; for in Christ Jesus I have begotten you through the gospel" (1Corithians 4:15) . Pastor LaFavor not only instructs people about the Word of God but he truly cares about souls, the well being of people and those who are under his leadership. Pastor Lafavor is passionate about transforming lives through the teaching of the Word of God as this is the only way by which one can produce and experience lasting change. He is dedicated to giving people the true practical principles and wisdom to empower your daily walk with God. His love for the cause of the Gospel can be seen in the work he does at his place of employment as a Chaplain and at the local church he oversees.  Pastor LaFavor's mission is to make men holy by preaching and teaching the unchanging Word of God. He is a man who governs his life by the bibilical principles of the Word of God; his affairs with others is characterized  by integrity, honesty and trustworthiness.


Pastor James LaFavor has a compassionate heart towards the youth, he sees them as the future generation. He sees the real needs of the youth and what they need inorder to build a purposeful and fullfilling life for themselves. Pastor LaFavor has the God given ability to share wisdom from Word of God that addresses every area of life; he preaches and teaches on the real issues and matters of the heart. 2Timothy 3:16-17-"all scripture is given by the inspiration of  God, and is profitable for doctrine, for reproof, for correction, for instruction in righteousness, that the man of God may be complete, thoroughly equipped for every good work."