Pastor Porter loves God, God’s people and God’s Church! She has a compassionate spirit and is genuinely concerned with the true needs of God’s people. She is a staunch advocate for Excellence and Authenticity in Ministry and in all aspects of our lives, and is firmly committed to assisting those who have been oppressed, abused, neglected and left out! She is on assignment for God and responds to an audience of One – the Most High God!
Pastor Porter is an ordained minister who in November, 2017, successfully completed the requirements of the Doctor of Ministry (D.Min.) degree from Acadia Divinity College in Wolfville, Nova Scotia, to be conferred in May, 2018. She also holds a Master of Divinity (M.Div.) degree from Princeton Theological Seminary in Princeton, New Jersey. She is an experienced attorney and business consultant, and holds a Juris Doctor of the Law (J.D) degree, Master of Business Administration (M.B.A.) degree with a concentration in Marketing, and a Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) degree with a concentration in Economics. She also has a wealth of practical experience in Christian service, business, law, management and administration.
Pastor Porter has served in various capacities as an Entrepreneur, Pastor, Teacher, Trainer, Child Abuse and Sex Crimes Prosecutor, Marketing Manager, Business and Strategic Planning Consultant, Mediator, Counselor, Administrator and Workshop Facilitator. She is the founder and former pastor of Kingdom Bible Christian Church Of Tampa/St. Petersburg, Fl. She has served as Senior Pastor of the East Preston United Baptist Church Of Nova Scotia, Canada since 2010, and currently is the Board Chair of the East Preston Empowerment Academy founded in 2014. She is also a member of the Halifax Regional Library Board.
Pastor Porter has spoken in many venues in the church, legal, government and corporate arenas. She is experienced in strategic planning for profit and nonprofit organizations, and also has done extensive motivational speaking and leadership training to groups of adults and youth. She has also worked in the area of sexual abuse and HIV/AIDS, and is the creator of the workshop series “Transforming Pain Into Power” which is an effective empowerment tool for people dealing with different aspects of pain.
Pastor Porter is firmly committed to her call to ministry and uses all of her education, experience and gifts to that end. She has many accomplishments to her credit, but is most blessed by her relationship with God and her family and friends! She is blessed to be married to William Porter and mother to Brian Robert and Nia Michelle, and grandmother to Breland. She is also blessed to be surrounded by a supportive and close extended family, who also love the Lord!
“…for when I am weak, then am I strong...” 2 Corinthians 12:9-10
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