bio_first_ladyBiography of Dr. Mary W. Murray

Dr.. Mary Murray has been Saved, Sanctified, and Holy Ghost filled since 1979. She loves the Lord and the people of God. She’s originally from Benson NC, moved to Fayetteville, attended and graduated from Fayetteville State University in 1983 . She has been loyal and faithful to Holiness and the Church of God in Christ all of her life. She loves her husband: Superintendent, Dr. Larry S. Murray, Sr. the pastor of the Fellowship of Love Community Church of God in Christ, for 13 years, Savannah Ga. & The Fellowship of Love Worship Center Church of God in Christ in Hinesville for 5 years where she serves as the Elect Lady and Women’s Department President in both locations. God has blessed she and Pastor Murray with three wonderful children; Kwinetta, 20 years old, an upcoming senior at North Carolina A&T State University majoring in music education; Larry Jr. & Lawrence, twins, 15 years old in 10th grade. Her vision is to continue to be obedient to the Lord and proclaim the Gospel of Jesus Christ. She is an anointed trainer of women in the church and secular world. She has been teaching school for over 25 years and has her credentials (license) as a principal and assistant principal in education leadership/administration and curriculum and instruction. She is the Academic Dean for The National Collegiate Music Conference serving over 1,000 high school and college students from across the country each year originated in Charlotte , NC . She’s also the founder and organizer of The Miss Standard of Excellence Teenage Scholarship Fundraising Pageant Inc., serving high school girls in grades 9-12 to assist with scholarship funds for college. This is a pageant where ALL contestants get scholarship funds the same year they enter. She’s the founder of The MWM Ministries & 1st Lady’s Conference, serving senior pastors wives as well as evangelists, ministers and elders wives across the country. She has written a course taken by students that attend Jacksonville Theological Seminary, where she’s an adjunct dean: Effective Communications. She’s an adjunct professor at Union Institute University, upon request and proctor for Liberty University . She has also taught Accounting at Savannah Technical College.

She served and worked(s) in the following areas in the church:

· District Missionary (13 years)
· Minister and Elders Wives President
· Examination Board/license President (4 years)
· Advisory Board President (4 years)
· Executive Board President (4 years)
· Choir Directress (35 years plus)
· Praise and Worship Team Leader (30 years plus)
· Minister of Music (30 years)
· Local and District Women’s Department Organizer and Trainer (13)
· State Women’s Department Organizer & Trainer (4 years)
· 1st Lady’s Conference founder/coordinator
· School Teacher (25 years) plus
· There are several other areas too numerous to name.

She is a gospel recording artist with two CD’s added to her credits. She’s the author of “Operating in the Will of God.” The Lord has allowed her to minister for a live national and international television taping INSP with over 70 million viewers in the United States and fourteen foreign countries singing and ministering the gospel with her special anointing to lay hands on the sick. She has also appeared on WATC (twice) channel 57 Atlanta , singing and ministering the Word of God. Doors have opened for her throughout the United States and her mission is to go as God directs and minister the Word. She takes no credit for herself, yet she strives to be a blessing to ALL.

You can find her book, “Operating in the Will of God” in Target, Barnes and Noble, Amazon.com <http://amazon.com/> , Foreign, and other Christian book stores upon request. She says, “God gets all the glory and credit for what He has and still is doing in her life..”