Our First Lady

Minister Patrice James, an ordained Elder, accepted her call to ministry 15 years ago and has been filled with the gift of the Holy Spirit since age eleven.  Lady Patrice served for more than eleven years in several leadership and volunteer ministries at the Potter's House of Dallas before becoming the bride to Rev. Arthur J. James, Pastor of  The Transparent Church of Grand Prairie, Texas.  Lady Patrice now serves along side her husband as the First Lady of The Transparent Church using the gifts of prayer, leadership, and prophetic teaching to bless the  Body of Christ.  She has devoted her life to teaching others how to live a transformed life by applying the practical principles in God's Word.  Her desire is to see men, women,and the next generation of young adults maximize their potential by fulfilling the purpose God has destined for their lives.


She has been described as a life designer, personal development coach, mentor and spiritual adviser.  Her knowledge and wit has allowed her to excel in many areas of ministry and business.  She earned a Bachelor of Science Degree, in Business from Western Illinois University.  Lady Patrice has worked for the Dallas Independent School District for the past eleven years.


As God's Ambassador, First Lady Patrice is a professional minister who reflects excellence and reverences order.  Her strong convictions and years of experience have propelled her to proclaim a clarion call of reconciliation for leaders and families who are seeking God's answers to everyday problems.