Brother Griffin earned an AB in Bible from the Bellview Preaching Training School in 1987, 1992-2000 his BA, MA in Ministry and Doctorate of Ministry in Leadership and Organizational Development from the Theological University of America. In 2013, he earned his MA of Ministry in Leadership Studies, from Lancaster Bible College and Graduate School. He completed MPA course work in Strategic Management at UNCW in Wilmington, NC. He is founder of IFC Ministry and Southeastern Institute for Church Leadership. He is nationally certified as a Bereavement Facilitator 2001, as a Chaplain in 2009 and as a Church Consultant in 2011. He has authored and published the book “Christian Living.”
Ben also possesses a comprehensive background in organizational training and development; in community education, outreach and development. For more than thirty years he has worked in Ministerial Leadership and a consulting capacity by helping churches, by designing and implementing budgets; composition and implementation of leadership and outreach training plans and manuals.
He is married with three adult children, two teenagers and four grandchild