T. L. Davenport is a native of Shreveport, Louisiana and accepted Christ as Lord at the age of 13. After graduating from Southern University with a B.S in Computer Science, he was commissioned a 2nd Lieutenant in the United States Army and assigned to the 82nd Airborne Division. Shortly after being promoted to the rank of Captain, he resigned his commission to pursue his calling to go into full time ministry and began serving as the minister of music at New Vision Christian Center. In 1995, he went on to found Family Fellowship Worship Center which has grown to around 600 members.
Dr. Davenport has a passion for teaching the word of God with simplicity, driven by Hosea 4:6 which declares, “My people are destroyed for the lack of knowledge”. Throughout his tenure as senior pastor, he has preached throughout various parts of the U.S and abroad to include Germany, Romania, Saudi Arabia, Honduras, Guatemala and the Bahamas.
Dr. Davenport has been married to Dr. Charlotte Davenport for over 24 years and they are blessed with three wonderful children; Gabrielle, Hannah and Jonathan.