RC Blakes, Jr. is the husband of Lisa Blakes and father of four children and the grandfather of two grandsons. He is eldest son of the late Bishop Blakes, Sr. and Lois Blakes. He and his brother work together to oversee the New Home Family of Churches, a ministry encompassing six locations from Louisiana to Texas. He has been in ministry thirty four years and has been pastoring for twenty nine years. He serves as the Senior Pastor of the New Home Family Worship Center in New Orleans, Louisiana and Houston, Texas. R.C. is the First Presiding Bishop of The Family of Churches Fellowship, a national organization comprised of ministers, Pastors and churches. He has a Masters of Theology from Christian Bible College of Louisiana and is a nationally sought after teacher of the word of God, as well as, a dynamic Empowerment Speaker. RC is a regular teacher on World Harvest International Television Network. He and his brother Samuel host a national television broadcast on the WORD NETWORK. He and his family own and operate KKNO, a Christian Radio station in New Orleans, Louisiana. He is the Author of The Father Daughter Talk Book that has attracted global attention, Manifesting Your Vision and Manhood Academy. He and his wife, Lisa are also the Authors of the book, God’s Playbook For A Winning Family that has brought restoration to many families.
RC’s passion to empower women has birthed The Father Daughter Talk and S.W.I.M ( Sisters Winning In Ministry) Movements. His desire is to see women walk and live as the Queens they were created to be and to fulfill their God-Given destiny. His teaching style is life applicable and empowering, and is based on exposing the principles in the word of God. People gain a workable knowledge of the bible as he expounds on the scripture. His ministry is characterized as Empowering, Positive, Practical and Prophetic.