Dexter Wingfield, while attending East Carolina University, in Greenville, North Carolina, recognized that the Lord was calling him to devote his life to ministry. He began attending a local church in Greenville and began preparing for a life in ministry. He was later ordained into the ministry as full-time assistant pastor there. Over a decade later, he went into full-time traveling ministry, speaking in churches, at conferences, and on college campuses. Dexter presently serves as associate pastor at Agape Life Family Church in Jacksonville, North Carolina.