Role Model

Dr. Debra B. Morton

Greater St. Stephen Full Gospel Church

The Vessel

New Orleans native, Dr. Debra B. Morton is a charismatic leader, author, visionary and entrepreneur who serves her community diligently as Senior Pastor of Greater St. Stephen Full Gospel Baptist Church in New Orleans and Co- Pastor of Changing a Generation Full Gospel Baptist Church in Atlanta.

She also serves as the General Overseer of the women’s division and the Daughters of The Promise of the Full Gospel Baptist Church Fellowship International. As General Overseer, she guides and ministers to more than 20,000 women globally. Dr. Morton is also the founder of Greater Women of Excellence Ministry where she has hosted motivational conferences annually for more than 15 years.

In 1993, Dr. Morton was ordained as an elder and earned the ground-breaking distinction as one of the first ordained female elders to preach in a Baptist pulpit. It was her gregarious personality that garnered her local and national popularity with her television and radio talk show, “Morning Coffee,” where discussions of everyday life were infused with spiritual application.

A Stellar Award nominee and James Cleveland award winner, Dr. Morton has gone on to executive produce a gospel album, author several books, launch a fragrance line, open a home for troubled teen girls and assist her husband rebuild and expand their ministry.

Dr. Debra B. Morton