Reverend Celeste E. Tolliver-Kelley, BSW (affectionately known as "Minister Celeste") was born and reared in Hamtramck, Michigan, and has one son, LaMont, who is the joy of her life. She received her degree in Paralegal Studies from Macomb Community College in 2002, her Bible Diploma in May, 2008 from Birmingham Bible Institute, and in June, 2021 earned her Bachelor's degree with a concentration in Social Work..
The Lord first anointed Reverend Celeste musically, at age 3, and she obtained her foundations at The Historic Little Rock Baptist Church (Dr. Jim Holley, Pastor). Reverend Celeste has served as the Minister of Music for Christian Tabernacle Church (Dr. James L. Morman, Pastor), the former Second Corinthian Baptist Church (Rev. Henry H. Hall, Jr., Pastor) and Church Musician for the Abundant LIFE Christian Church (fka Williams Chapel MBC). After years of serving musically, the Lord anointed her for a higher calling where she was licensed and ordained to preach the gospel by Dr. James L. Morman. She has served as Minister of Administrative Services as well as the Marketing and Events Coordinator for Abundant LIFE Christian Church, appointed as Special Assistant to Pastor James C. Jones, and appointed District Coordinator of the United Missions District Association (of the BM&E State Convention, NBC). She currently serves as Virtual Administrator and Digital Worship Service Coordinator for various pastors in the Metropolitan Detroit area.