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In 1995 Andrae’s father Bishop Rufus Maze founded and started The Deliverance Overcoming Church of God Inc. Andrae was a faithful member since its inception on December 31, 1995. Using his training as a certified carpenter Andrae built the Church’s first podium. He ministered by cleaning the Church and served as an Intercessor. He also served as Choir Director and musician. Andrae began his ministry in the Word of God as a back up Sunday School Teacher and later became the Adult Sunday School Teacher. Andrae was ordained a Minister of The Deliverance Overcoming Church of God in 2000. Andrae continued to work in the Church by installing the additional interior lights, and help build the handicap ramp with his father-in-law the late Pastor Elder Thomas Duncan. Spiritually he continued to work as the Adult Sunday School Teacher and musician.
Minister Andrae Maze was ordained an Elder July 21, 2002 by his pastor the late Bishop Rufus Maze. One of Andrae’s first assignments as Elder with the aid of his pastor was to formalize and create The Deliverance Overcoming Church of God government and doctrine book for outlining the ministry and what we believe. Andrae completed this task in 2003 where the books were distributed to all members. He served under the administration and leadership of Bishop Rufus Maze where he was mentored, trained, and tutored.
Elder Andrae Maze served the Deliverance Overcoming Church of God in several capacities: he continued as the Adult Sunday School Teacher, he became the Assistant Pastor for three years, and then Co-Pastor for two years after that. After his pastor and father Bishop Rufus Maze had taken ill Elder Andrae Maze continue having services, taking on the full administrative duty of the Church, and continued pushing the vision of his pastor and Bishop. During this time he served the Church as Intermediate Pastor. At the sick bed of the late Pastor Bishop Rufus Maze the fellow Bishops gathered around his bed side and asked who would be his successor, and without hesitation he said my youngest son Andrae shall take the Church on.
Elder Andrae Maze was installed as Senior Pastor of The Deliverance Overcoming Church of God on May 18, 2008 where he now serves as Senior Pastor and President of The Deliverance Overcoming Church of God Inc. He was one of the Prayer Line Pastors for Prayer and Praise Ministries who's members and ministry spanned all across the
Pastor Elder Andrae D. Maze was consecrated to the Holy office of Bishop in The Lord’s Church May 19, 2013 after serving one year probation. Chosen by God, appointed and consecrated by Apostle Donald Jennings, Bishop Karl Jackson, and Bishop Clarence Price, and accepted and affirmed by the people. Bishop Andrae Maze is teaching and preaching a message of transformation to minister to the whole person: spiritually, physically, mentally, economically, and socially. He comes from a family with a rich heritage of pastors, preachers, singers and musicians up to the 3rd and 4th generations. He is Bishop Andrae Deon Maze.