About Me

Deborah L. Shumake, (Ja`Phia) is pastor of Greater One Ministries. The ministry focuses on unleashing individual greatness through discovering purpose to unify and grow the Body.


For 29 years, she worked in the commercial printing industry.  She is a craftsman having been involved with the print world for many years developing operating systems. Her graphic designs have enhanced many businesses and ministries.  Her specialty is doing the YOU-nigue, creating products unlike any in the marketplace. She is the CEO of GW Publishing Inc.


Known throughout the United States as "GOD'S Woman, she is the Publisher and Executive Editor of God's Woman Magazine, the magazine for women who love and serve Jesus Christ. The God's Woman 14-Month Calendar is an offshoot of the magazine.


Described as among 120 female biblical scholars in the nation, she is the author of two portraits of women in the Woman of Color Study Bible, Nia Publishing and World Bible.  Shumake is highlighted in the book Sister to Sister, Vol. II, Dr. Linda H. Hollies, and also the Sister To Sister Journal, Judson Press. 


Pastor Shumake is the convener of the Pregnant With Possibilities ConferenceTM that manifests or midwives visions, ideas, ministries and businesses into the earth.


Gifted, skilled, passionate, powerful and creative, Shumake uses every talent to support the Body of Christ in manifesting the kingdom of God in the earth.