Pastor Matthew Norville, Sr. is a graduate of St. Charles High School in St. Charles, Illinois. His wife, Minister Felicia Norville, is a graduate of Unity High School in Chicago, Illinois. Pastor Norville then attended Illinois College, graduating with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Business Administration and Economics, while Minister Norville attended the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and MacMurray College, majoring in Deaf Education.
After they were married, the Norvilles moved to Los Angeles where they were members of Crenshaw Christian Center (Pastor Fred Price's church) for seven years. Pastor and Mrs. Norville graduated from Crenshaw Christian Center School of Ministry (CCCSM) in Los Angeles, California in 1987. They were ordained in May of 1988 by a graduate of Rhema Bible Training Center of Broken Arrow, Oklahoma, who, himself, was ordained by the late Kenneth E. Hagin.
Pastor Norville is a teacher and pastor, while Minister Norville is a teacher of the Word of God. The Norvilles have been married for 40 years and have four sons and five daughters.
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Crenshaw Christian Center / Ever Increasing Faith Ministries / Pastor Fred Price
Rhema Bible Training College / Kenneth Hagin Ministries