Rev. Arimetha Bintha Smith

(Prophetess Ari)

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Rev. Arimetha Smith


+ DCI Bible Institute Alumna

(School of Prophets)

Class of 2017

* Ordained on Nov. 26, 2016

Pastor Ari and DCIBIN Pro-Chancellor

Pastor Ari and DCIBIN Pro-Chancellor

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About Prophetess Arimetha Bintha Smith

Pastor Ari as popularly known is an ordained DCIMN clergy, and an award winning international gospel recording artist.


Pastor Ari is the founder of Prophetess Arimetha Smith Ministries. She spreads the gospel by leading people into the presence and throne room of God. She is a worshipper at heart and has been recognized with awards for her gift and talent in the Gospel music industry:

  • BEST NEW ARTIST - Fellowship of African Gospel Artist (FOAGA)

  • UPRISING GOSPEL ARTIST AWARD - Liberian Gospel Music Award (LGMA) 


Pastor Ari is a class of 2017 Alumna from the DCI Bible Institute (School of Prophets) and a 2018 recipient of the DCIBIN Alumni Spotlight Award for her achievement in ministry, entrepreneurial ventures and humanitarian initiatives.

Prophetess Ari also understands that our body is a temple of the Lord and as such we need to make sure we take care of it.  She recently founded Bintha’s Brand which covers a wide variety of personal care items from custom face towels to oil for the skin and hair (Ari’s oil).


Pastor Ari is a mother of three children and lives in Columbus Ohio with her family. 


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Maiden Album