Founder

Evangelist Rhudine M. Poole is a native and current resident of Tampa, Florida where she attended local schools and local universities, graduating from HCC in 1988 and the Urban Bible Training Center in the year 2000.  She began her profession in Early Childhood Education in 1984, and became a trailblazer in developing and presenting training modules in the USA and abroad.

Evangelist Poole is also the founder and overseer of Watthew Ministries International, Inc..  This is a 501c3 non-profit organization that supports women’s ministry, humanitarian efforts, and helps African children and families.  Through Watthew Ministries, she coordinates school sponsorships for poor African children and supports African natives in Jambanjelly Village with rice distribution, educational resources, and renovations where needed.

Evangelist Poole attends Exciting Central Tampa Baptist Church where she participates in their women’s prayer and praise group.    She also visits the sick, conducts prayer and evangelistic services at Central Tampa ALF,  the Ybor City Rehabilitation Center, and the Amazing Love Homeless  Ministry in Tampa, FL.  As overseer, Evangelist Poole conducts twin-monthly discipleship meetings for the Women at the Well, and facilitates an early morning prayer line hosted by her home church.  In addition, she accepts preaching engagements and invitations to serve as worship leader and prayer warrior on various occasions.

Evangelist Poole is a devoted and anointed preacher of the Gospel, a Spirit-filled prayer warrior, and a God-appointed and God-sent foreign missionary to The Gambia, West Africa.  She is the mother of four daughters, one son, nine grandchildren and one great-grand.