Minister Patricia Polnett-Searcy, founder and visionary of Finishing Touch Ministries, was born in Birmingham, Alabama. As a preacher's kid, Minister Searcy has always had a passion for God and Ministry.
On July 23, 2005, under the leadership of Rev. Carlton E. Mobley, Minister Searcy was licensed as the first female minister at Christian Light Missionary Baptist Church. As a Member of Christian Light, Minister Searcy serves as on of the Associate Ministers, under the leadership of Overseer Isaac R. Melton, Jr., she is the Spiritual Advisor to the Missionary Ministry, the Secretary of the Women's Ministry and Director of Vacation Bible School.
Minister Searcy is a graduate of Mason Kelly Washington Religious Institute, where Dr. Juliet White is the President. She has received certificates in General Bible, Christian Workers, Evangelism, and Teachers Training. In May 2011, she received her Bachelor's Degree in Religious Studies and is now one of the instructors of Mason Kelly Washington's Harvest Extension, where Dr. Mark Beavers is the Director.
Minister Searcy believes that all things are possible through Jesus Christ, who is the author and finisher of our faith. She continues to seek God for direction and clarity in all things. For the Word of God says in Proverbs 3:5-6; Trust in the Lord with all thine heart; an lean not to thine own understanding. In all thy ways acknowledge him and he shall direct thy paths.