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Minister , Publishing executive

Janice Denise Hollis, American publishing executive, minister. Ordained minister. Named to Sisters in Business, Philadelphia Business News Journal, 1999.


Hollis, Janice Denise was born on December 13, 1964 in Hazelhurst, Georgia, United States. Daughter of Moses and Janie Hollis.


DDiv (honorary), World Christianship Theological Seminary, 2002.


Public Hollis Public Network, Philadelphia, since 1996. Assistant pastor Olivet Baptist Church, 2001—2003.


  • Ordained minister.


  • Other Work

    • Author: Life is Positively Astounding, 2002, The Warrior Within, 2002, Personal Management: It Matters, 2003. Singer: (music recording) You Stole My Heart, 1988. Freelance writer Philadelphia Daily News, since 2002.

      Author: (audio book) Ten Things Every Woman Must Possess, 2005.


Baptism, an act of full immersion following Christ’s example, is undertaken by those spiritually mature enough to understand its profound, symbolic significance: resurrection to new life in Christ.


Religious liberty is not merely the right to remain in the religion of one’s birth, but includes the right of anyone to change his religious loyalties without fear of persecution.


It is human responsibility to innovate, sponsor, and evaluate new forms of community living that will encourage development of the fullest potential in individuals.


Founder Pennsylvania Network Progressive Women, 2006. Co-founder Pennsylvania Partners Social Ministries. Committee member Philadelphia Division Federal Bureau of Investigation.

Founder Progressive Believers' Ministers, since 2003. Bishop Covenant International Fellowship, 2005. Lead coordinator religous and failth based Hurricane Katrina Relief, Philadelphia, 2005.

Volunteer Philadelphia Cares, 2001—2002. Member of National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, American Diabetes Association (goodwill ambassador), Black Clergy Philadelphia (director public relations 2005, executive circuit fiber optics and telecommunications training since 2005, event coordinator, advisor spirit life commission), Women's Alliance Exclusive Association (president 1988—2002), Philadelphia History Society, National Museum Women in Arts.


  • Other Interests

    Lecturing, sailing, rock climbing, singing, writing.


Moses Hollis

Janie Hollis