A. R. Bernard is the Founding Pastor and CEO of the Christian Cultural Center (CCC), a 31,000 member Church that sits on an 11-acre campus in Brooklyn, New York.
Bernard has been recognized as the most influential New York clergyman (NY Daily News, February 6, 2008), one of the most influential African American New Yorkers (NY Post, February 19, 2008), and voted one of New York’s most influential (NY Magazine, 2006). He was honored with a lifetime achievement award by the Consulate General of Israel in New York, the Jewish Community Relations Council and the Jewish National Fund.
His television shows - Faith In Practice and A. R. Bernard - air nationally on TBN, TV One and the FamilyNet Networks and in New York on WWOR and WRNN. Bernard’s compelling radio broadcasts can be heard nationwide on Salem Communication stations and locally within New York’s tri-state area on WMCA, WLIB and WBLS.
BMCFerrell assisted in various roles for over 20 years, including branding for Christian Cultural Center and A.R. Bernard Ministries. The Agency was involved in the development, design, and placement of the radio and television programs and the design and production of over a dozen teaching series.