Elder Carlos Darnell Morris was born in Canton, Ohio on January 6, 1964. He was baptized in Jesus’ name on December 7,
1989 and received the infilling of the Holy Ghost with the evidence of speaking
in other tongues as the Spirit of God gave the utterance on December 10,
Morris was called to the ministry in 1991 and for the past 28 years has shown
his love for God and His people through ministering in various capacities. He
faithfully served under the awesome and anointed pastorate of the late
Suffragan Bishop Dr. Ralph M. Byrd and Lady Martha J. Byrd. He served in many
areas throughout the church. Other areas of ministry in which District Elder
Morris has served are; President of the Northern Ohio District Young Peoples’
Union of the Pentecostal Assemblies of the World, Inc., Prison Ministry for
both youth and adults, and various outreach and evangelism ministries within
the Ohio District Council. Presently
serving as Director of the Ohio District Council International Missions Department.
Elder Morrisis a faithful member of the Ohio District
Council and became a licensed minister of the Pentecostal Assemblies of the
World, Inc. in 1995, and ordained October 2016.
Elder Morrisis the husband of one wife, Lady Andrea
Morris and the father of four (4) children, and the
grandfather of thirteen (13) beautiful grandchildren.District
Elder Morris has acquired
extensive training and experience in various forms of counseling and leadership
through his positions as Counselor and House Manager Supervisor with Quest
Recovery and Prevention Services and as Case Manager with Community Treatment
and Corrections, Inc. He has specialized
in youth and young male adult counseling.
May 20, 2007, Elder Morris accepted the pastorate of Greater Bethel Apostolic
Church where he continues in an even greater capacity to perform the work that
God has set before him. On September 22,
2007, he was officially installed as Pastor.
July 7, 2017 Pastor Morris was elevated to the office of District Elder, and
currently serves on the Board of Directors with the Ohio District Council of
Pentecostal Churches, Inc. under Diocesan Bishop James W. Gaiters.
Elder Morrisis a man of God, dedicated to the service
of the Lord with a great concern for the people of God. His passion is for “Excellency in Ministry”.