Unity In The Family Ministry, Inc. 
Dr. Calvin Avant, Pastor

615 N. W Street 
Pensacola, FL 32534
      Phone: 850-748-0675 
Fax: 850-479-3855

Dr. Calvin Avant is a native of Pensacola, Florida and is a product of the Escambia County Public School System. Dr. Avant is a veteran of the U. S. Navy. His academic accomplishments are a Bachelor of Science in Education from the University of West Florida, Masters of Arts in Management from Webster University and a PhD in Ministry of Psychology from Faith Bible Theological Seminary. Dr. Avant left Pensacola and relocated to the Washington, DC metropolitan area in 1979. He resided in the Washington, DC area until 1995. In 1995 Dr. Avant and his wife Jolene and daughter Amy relocated to Brevard County, Florida (Space Coast).  In 2001, Dr. Avant’s wife, Jolene passed suddenly of an aneurism and Dr. Avant then returned to his home in Pensacola.

Dr. Avant has owned and operated a training firm for over 15 years. He is a Certified State of Florida School Teacher, Certified After Care Specialist, Certified Parent Instructor, Licensed Addiction Counselor, a State Endorse for Prison Ministry Training, and a National Validator for Before and After Schools Programs. Dr. Avant has authored several books such as “So You Are Raising a Knucklehead”,“Reinvent Yourself with Dr. Calvin Avant”, “Better Way
                       Pictured: Dr. Avant & Jolene Avant, RIP

Substance Abuse Training Manual” and “Steps to Evangelizing a Dieing World”.  Dr. Avant is the Founder and Pastor of Unity In the Family Ministry located here in Pensacola, Florida

Our mission remains to present the Good News of the Gospel of Jesus Christ as the source of LOVE, HOPE and a Transformation from life controlling problems. "For whosoever shall call upon the name of the Lord shall be saved (Romans 10:13).

“Unity In The Family Ministry” was founded by the leading of the Holy Spirit, and has been given the task of assisting and providing members of our community a workable option in gaining reconciliation with their families. This reconciliation will occur by empowering our members with the ability to gain control over their life controlling problems by a renewing of their minds and transforming their lives through the Gospel of Jesus Christ.

Unity In The Family Ministry, Inc.
615 N. W Street 
Pensacola, FL 32534

                                         Phone 850-748-0675                                         
 Fax 850- 479-3855
e-mail: calavant2905@gmail.com

Background: Richard Smallwood "Center of My Joy"