Rev. Alpha Dority
Reverend Alpha M. Dority, born in Chicago Illinois the 4th child of 6 siblings, he arrived in California in 1995 and accepted Christ as his Lord and Savior joining Mt. Moriah Baptist Church under the tutelage and leadership of Pastor L. J. Thomas. Answering the call of servant hood Rev Dority trained and studied to become a Deacon according to the Word of God, he was ordained to serve on the Diaconate in Oct. 2001 at Mt. Moriah. In 2003 Rev. Dority was licensed as a Minister at Mt. Moriah, appointed by the Pastor to serve as the Director of the Morning Service for several years to this present day, also serving as Director of the Tuesday Church school class.
Teaching, as scheduled, with other facilitators as rotations permit, Rev. Dority is an active member of the Men’s Ministry available to participate when his work scheduled permits. Singing with the Praise Team is another part of the service he renders unto the Lord whenever it’s needed, and ministers at the Convalescent Homes when scheduled thru out the year with joy. Reverend Dority met and married Deacon Sandra Dority at Mt. Moriah Christian Church, the marriage was officiated by L. J. Thomas, Pastor; they are serving together in many ministries today. Together they have ten adult children and an abundance of grandchildren sharing in their love. Rev. Dority works as supervisor at MTS in maintenance for several years diligently, his vision is to have the people of God unite in love and advance the Kingdom of God by the knowledge of the Word of God being applied in their daily living and to bring lost souls to Christ thru the gospel.