Believing that those in authority should also be under authority, Pastors Linwood & Karen Bethea are under the spiritual covering of Bishop R. C. Hugh Nelson, D. Div. He is the pastor of the East Flatbush Church of God in Brooklyn, New York. Church of God of East Flatbush. He has pastored in Canada and the United States and travels abroad on a regular basis. He provides spiritual guidance to the pastors and staff of Set the Captives Free Outreach Center.