Rev. Dr. Carreen Clarke & Elder Dave Clarke

Long standing foundation member of Family & Friends Connection, Inc, (FFC) a not-for profit organization, with foundations in the cities of Pembroke Pines and Miramar, In Broward County, Florida, Rev. Dr.Careen Clarke has dedicated her life and that of her family to helping the disadvantaged, under served members of Hollywood, Hallandale, Pembroke Park and other surrounding areas.  Mirroring the mission of the non-profit organization, Dr. Clarke clearly takes her mission seriously.       

She migrated to the United States in 1994 and continued her studies in Practical Theology and Advanced Practical Theology at International Seminary. She also studied Evangelism in a Changing Culture, and Effective Crisis Counseling at Fellowship Bible Institute. Dr. Clarke also obtained a Bachelor Degree in Theology; A Masters of Science in Christian Counseling and a Doctorate in Divinity from Logos Cross Cultural College and Seminary.  She holds a Diploma in Critical Incidental Stress Management from the UMBC in Maryland, Caring for People Gods Way, and Healthy Sexuality from A.A.C.C.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                

                                              Rev. Dr. Careen Clarke Performs ordination ceremony at her church.

This FFC stalwart is also a member of the American Association of Christian Counselors and American Association of Christian Psychology and a registered pre Marital and Marriage Counselor with the Broward County Court System in Florida.  She became a Notary Public Representative in July 2007, and received honorable mention in the Who’s Who/Successful Woman in America in 2007-08. Dr. Clarke obtained her Doctor of Humane Letters and her Doctor of Pedagogy in May 2010.

She Founded GOD ‘N’ US FROM A-Z INC in May of 2005, where they do any and all lawful business at discounted price to help the needy. She also founded YAHWEH REDEEMED INTERNATIONAL MINISTRIES INC. “Where We Harvest Covenant Victories”- reaching the lost and down trodden, in February 2007. YRIM Uplifts Spiritually, Emotionally, as needed, and is also the parent of Redeemed, Reform, and Restore Prison International Ministry which Dr. Carreen Clarke founded in September 2011.

Even though she has a hectic schedule, and many academic and social responsibilities, Dr. Clarke finds time to give needed help at Memorial Regional Hospital East, as a Chaplin, and as a Counselor at Family and Friends Connection Inc. 

Most important of all, Rev. Dr. Careen Clarke is a devoted mother and wife, who continuously champion the cause of the down trodden, disadvantaged, marginalized, and financially embarrassed members of our community.  That is one of the reasons that make her such a good fit for the FFC Family.  Her mission in her private and professional life, mirrors that of the non- profit organization.

Meet the anointed woman of God Rev. Dr. Carreen Clarke, wife, mother, pastor, teacher, community outreach advocate, philanthropist, and friend to many.Rev. Dr. Clarke recently held a well attended, very spiritual, Community Prayer Breakfast at the Banquet Hall of Life Changing Anointing Ministries, in Miramar. Family & Friends Connection, Inc members were in attendance to show support of the theme ‘Are You Hot or Cold? Be Ye Not Lukewarm.’ (Revelation 3:15-16)


Family & Friends Connection, Inc.  is preparing for their upcoming Life Empowerment Conference to be held on March 30 & 31, 2012, at Florida Bible, 9300 Pembroke Road, Miramar, Florida.  

Rev. Dr. Careen Clarke can be reached for marriage and family counselling, Chaplain services, Juvenile court support, women's conference, and any community outreach support at :: Tel: (954) 608-6930 :: E-Mail: