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“Being confident of this very thing, that He which has begun a good work in you will perform it until the day of Jesus Christ.” This scripture clearly describes a promise being fulfilled in the vessel of Pastor Betty Alford. Despite the rejection, obstacles and criticism, this woman of God surpassed them all with the mighty hand of God. Her bold style of ministry has touched the lives of many through transparency and compassion for the people of God. It is evident in Pastor Alford, that eyes which look are common but eyes that see are rare. This is clearly seen through the prophetic anointing upon her life.


Pastor Alford is a licensed and ordained servant of Bonds of Love Ministries, Inc. (One church in five locations) where she also serves as Executive Administrator. She is the Senior pastor of Love City of Meridian, MS. She is submitted under the headship of Apostle Lamorris S. Richardson.


Pastor Alford follows in her father’s footsteps as being the first entrepreneur of her family. She is the owner and operator of 4Z Boutique; a classy, unique, business savvy boutique with a contemporary edge, located in Meridian, MS.


Pastor Alford is devoted to her angels. Her three adult children: Ottavia and Olivia Lang, and her son Ja’Mes Alford. Her five grandchildren, the 4Z (the inspiration of her boutique’s name) Zion, Zorian, Zamaurion, and Zoryah Lang and her newest, Heaven Jewel. Pastor Alford is also a spiritual mother to many in the Body of Christ.


Love City Fellowship

2800 11th Street

Meridian, MS


​             Love City Fellowship

             Nassaustrasse 28
  65719 Hofheim-Wallau


Johnny J. Richardson II is a native of Columbus, Mississippi where he is the youngest of three brothers and two sisters. He is loved by his wife Gabriela, and two boys, Michael and Anthony, all currently living in
Wiesbaden, Germany.

He received his calling from the Lord in November of 1991 and has been serving the Lord since in the various roles of Faithful Member, Deacon, Elder and now Pastor. He is retired from the military of 23 years as a Telecommunications Chief. He has earned an Associate's Degree in Christian Studies from the Sure Foundation Theological Institute with an affiliate instructor's license and a degree in General Studies from Central
Texas College.

He also served as a Distinguished Faith Group Leader where he fulfilled the role of Pastor while working alongside the Military Chaplaincy for deployed soldiers while in combat. Currently within the body of Christ he is the Pastor of the Love City Fellowship Church Germany.


          Love City Fellowship

       1500 Woodrow Avenue East

Selma, Al     


"And I will give you pastors according to mine heart, which shall feed you with knowledge and understanding." (Jeremiah 3:15)

Pastor Ralph Edwards, Sr. was the eighth child born to Mr. and Mrs. Gardner Edwards, Sr. on September 29, 1957 in Selma, Alabama. From them, he received a solid biblical foundation that later led to his conversion to Jesus Christ and call to ministry. During his early years, he attended the Alabama Lutheran School (now Concordia College) and Selma High School. After graduating in 1975, he enrolled in the School of Theology at Selma University where he received a Bachelor of Arts degree.

As a licensed and ordained minister, he has served as the pastor of several churches including St. Matthew Baptist Church, Highway Baptist Church, and Sister Springs Missionary Baptist Church. Then, in 1987, Pastor Edwards founded Helping Hands Bible Ministries, Inc. where he is currently the overseer.

In addition to being a pastor, he is heavily involved as a spiritual leader and a community servant. He currently serves as a member of the Global Network, the Fatherhood Initiative, and the Spirit of Nehemiah Ministry; a spiritual father to several ministers; and the founder and administrator of the Senior Care Ministry, Inc.

He is also a loving and devoted husband to Elect Lady Frenchie Patterson Edwards for more than 20 years. They have two sons: Ralph Edwards, Jr. and Terrance Antwan Edwards.

Yet, with all of this, Pastor Edwards humbly acknowledges God as the source of his life, vision, and blessings. God is the reason for what I have or do, he states simply. I am nothing without Him and am not ashamed to say so. Thats why I have to give Him all the praise, honor, and glory every day.


 Love City Fellowship

 1601 4th Avenue


Pastor Charles Anthony Jones was born in 1968 to Percy and Barbara Jones in Cincinnati, OH. He grew up enjoying public speaking, singing, and athletics. As a student, he participated in numerous activities including basketball, student government sergeant-at-arms and school choir.Pastor Jones is a licensed and ordained pastor who is currently pursuing a Bachelor of Theological Studies from Andersonville Theological Seminary. In 2002, his most notable experience was in Denver, CO where he received and accepted his call to preach the Gospel of Jesus Christ at Word Up life Changers Ministries until God called him to Birmingham, AL where he served as pastor for Way of Life Ministries. He currently serves as pastor of Love City Fellowship in Birmingham, AL under the leadership of Apostle Lamorris S. Richardson, visionary/founder of love City Fellowship.​ Pastor Jones is gifted with a passion for teaching, as well as providing hope and encouragement to those who are hurting. He has an unquenchable love and enthusiasm for the Word of God and believes that it is our responsibility as believers to be ambassadors of Jesus Christ. He is the proud husband of Taryn Yvette Jones and is the father of three children and enjoys spending time with family, traveling, mentoring, teaching and preaching the word of God.

Apostle Lamorris S. Richardson, a man called and anointed by God for such a time as this. His calling conveys the power of Jesus Christ in his life, through a powerful Evangelistic and Deliverance Ministry. He is a teacher/preacher and has been anointed to lay Biblical Apostolic foundation for 21st Century ministries and churches. He is an active part of today's Kingdom advancement.
With an Apostolic anointing resting upon his life, the power of God is clearly seen through the gifts of healing, working of miracles, and casting out demons.

Apostle Richardson is a leader whom God has positioned to break the curse of sin, sickness, and poverty over the lives of the people of God. He is known for his excellent skills in business and interpersonal communication, which has caused the growth and expansion of church ministry. His latest honor includes receiving a Doctors Degree from Saint Thomas Christian College, Jacksonville, Florida, presented by Dr. Zamekio Jackson. He is a devoted husband to Yolanda O' Neal Richardson and loving father to Y'lon Monique and Lamorris S. Richardson, II.

Apostle Lamorris S. Richardson
 Love City Fellowship
 305 Martin Luther King Drive Starkville, MS

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