Rev. James Stewart was born in Scotland in 1959. He spent his early years growing up on the Island of Malta. Educated in Scotland he joined the Unification Movement in Edinburgh at the age of 18 after graduating from high school.
James received the Marriage Blessing with Matilda Ayers from Baltimore, Maryland at the 2075 Couples’ Marriage Blessing at Madison Square Garden in New York in 1982. They have two adult children.
James and Tilly have both spent many years on the Mobile Fundraising team (MFT) in America, Europe and Britain. They have served as commanders for MFT, International One World Crusade (IOWC) and headed witnessing and education workshops. They both resumed their education fulltime in the 90s and earned degrees for mental health, education and divinity.
James and Tilly returned to the America in 2001. James served with FFWPU USA at the national headquarters for several years in Washington, D.C. James and Tilly now live in their hometown of Baltimore and are Pastors for the Baltimore Family Church, working with the vision to build a safe, loving, healing and vibrant community where all can experience the substantial love of God.