Elder Rickey McCoy a native of Chicago IL, was born and raised in the inner city. He is from a family of four children and being the youngest and the only boy he was destined for great purpose in the will of God. From Mayo elementary, Wendell Phillips High School, Malcolm X Collage to Roosevelt university he learned the basic necessity for life survival. He has a lovely wife, Veronica McCoy, and two children, Evangelist. Natalie and Rickey Jr. He is a loving husband and farther possessing a strong conviction in maintaining the family unit as God has instituted.
He was brought up in church at an early age as a local church drummer and went through all the transitions of church growth carnal and spiritual. In 1987 he began recording, arranging and producing music for various area studios, In 1990, McCoy began to obtain equipment and opened his own (In House Productions), where he dedicated himself to giving artists professional and efficient service. He later put together a number of bands, playing and traveling with many groups before finding his niche as a talented producer. McCoy Life journey has come full circle since his early years as a drummer and touring the Quartet circuit. After
rededicating himself wholly to GOD.
Elder Rickey McCoy diligently and faithfully served At Christian Tabernacle Church under the leaders ship of Pastor Maceo L. Woods as a Deacon, Sunday School Teacher, Trustee and Youth Minster. He accepted his call into the ministry in 1999 and was license in 2000 by Pastor Maceo L. Woods. He later was lead by the Spirit to unite with Outreach Missionary Baptist Church under the leader ship of Pastor Benjamin Cates where he serve as the bible class teacher and ministered to many people.
Elder Rickey McCoy was Ordained in 2002 by Pastor Benjamin Cates where he currently worship and serve in various offices (Association to the Pastor, Minister of Music, Bible Class Teacher and Sunday School Teacher). Of all the gifts that God has blessed Elder with, Obedience to Gods Word is his priority above all other things. (Isaiah 61:1 “The Spirit of the Lord God is upon me; because the Lord hath anointed me to preach good tidings unto the meek; he hath sent me to bind up the broken hearted, to proclaim liberty to the captives, and the opening of the prison to them that are bound). His calling and unction to teach/preach is due to many believers and nonbelievers perishing because of the lack of knowledge and understanding of the Word of God.
Elder Rickey McCoy Founder and Pastor of Mind Renewing Ministries in 2007 to 2016 where he License and Ordained many Ministers and Deacons and work with various programs in the community, on the 11 day of October, 2016 Elder Rickey McCoy was install as New Pastor of Outreach Missionary Baptist Church.
His Love for God is unstoppable. He is definitely a man sent and called for such a times as this. He is an example of leadership found faithful and true in the house of the Lord. As you get to know the man behind the power, you will find that he is fun, loves to laugh, relaxed, and just enjoys life to the fullest. He is kind, caring and available to listen and counsel with you at anytime.