Meet Our Senior Pastor
Pastor Myra E. Parris was born and raised in Washington, DC, where she met and eventually married Gregory L. Parris in 1987. She worked side-by-side with her husband, Bishop Gregory Parris in worship and in ministry in the District of Columbia, Tennessee, Florida and New York. After working in the insurance industry for 25 years, Pastor Myra chose to join her husband in full-time ministry at COLFC. Pastor Myra now serves as senior pastor.
She is admired by many for her quiet strength, tenacity, and great faith. Her gifted and loving hands have skillfully touched such ministries as the Children’s, Women’s, and the Fine Arts.In addition to serving as senior pastor she takes the time to teach women studies at COLFC. Her most recent classes include:
* The Significance of a Women In the Bible
* Hinds Feet In High Places
God uses her to reach the hearts of others and to usher them into His presence. Pastor Myra is the proud mother of three children. Her love of music has also touched her children's lives. All three children are actively engaged in the Worship Ministries.