Elder George Blacken Sr. is the pastor of Holy Temple Cross Ministries Inc. in Akron, Ohio, where the primary focus is helping everyone obtain spiritual and natural success. Elder Blacken was ordained by Bible Way World Wide in 2009. Elder Blacken also works directly for the Department of the Navy as an engineer. He previously graduated Summa Cum Laude at Florida A&M University and Old Dominion University for his undergraduate and graduate engineering degrees.
His first book, “Happiness as an Independent Variable”, was published and released during the fall of 2007. A second edition of, "Happiness as an Independent Variable", was released on August 2017. The next book released was, "Using the Power Within". His first science fiction book, "Disciples Book One: New Day", is now available.