Lady Ravandala Johnson is the daughter of the late
Pastor John Arther Lumpkin, Sr. and Mrs. Irene Lumpkin. She is the eldest of two children, and has one brother,
John Arthur Lumpkin, II.
Lady Johnson is married to our beloved pastor,
Superintendent Cedric D. Johnson. They have been happily married for nineteen years, and have two children:
Carrington Dion Johnson, and Cedric DeVaughn Johnson, II.
Lady Johnson is a graduate of Terry Parker High School in Jacksonville, Florida. Upon graduation, Lady Johnson continued her education at
Florida Community College at Jacksonville, where she graduated with an Associates of Arts Degree, and then at the University of North Florida, where she graduated with high honors, earning a Bachelor's Degree in Elementary Education.
While at the University of North Florida, she was the recipient of the Plymouth International Internship Scholarship, and was awarded the opportunity to complete her internship in Plymouth, England at The University of St. Mark and St. John. Lady Johnson currently serves as an educator of third-grade students in the Duval County Public School System.
Lady Johnson has been a pastor's wife for over 18 years. At the late
Bishop C.D. Kinsey's appointment, she supported her husband for two years while he was pastor at Bailey Temple COGIC in Crystal River, Florida until the inception of Carpenter's House COGIC in October 2001.
Lady Johnson is very active at Carpenter's House. She currently serves as leader of the Praise Team, Choir, and President of the Women of Purpose (Women's Ministry). Lady Johnson LOVES her husband and supports him with every fiber of her being. She embraces being a pastor's wife and endures through all of the challenges of ministry.
On a jurisdictional level, she is the president of the Pastor's Wives Circle for the Florida Central Second Ecclesiastical Jurisdiction, under the leadership of
Bishop Edward Robinson, Sr., and Supervisor Mildred A. Eason.
Lady Johnson loves to spend time with her family. She also loves learning, traveling, reading, and shopping. Most of all, she loves to PRAISE! Her favorite scripture is Psalm 107:2 - Let the redeemed of the Lord say so; whom he hath redeemed from the hand of the enemy.