Pastor Cora L. Pope
Pastor Cora Pope is the Pastor and Elect lady of Benevolent Love Ministries Inc. She is a very anointed, fiery and powerful woman of God who preaches His word with intensity and confidence. Pastor Pope is not only well-versed in the word of God, but has a genuine passion for the people. The elect lady has spearheaded many programs and initiatives.
She has served in various capacities including:
Headed Christian Education Dept.
Choir President & Director
Adult Sunday School Teacher
Headed Performing Arts/Drama
Executive Dir. of Benevolent Love Women
Ministries where she include founded:
Daughters of Zelopedad
Scarlet Cord Women Ministries Inc.
Boyz To Men Fashion Show
Implemented Beauty For Ashes
Executive Director of Capital Campaign
Special Events Coordinator
She holds a Bachelor of Theology from Berean College
Associate of Science Degree in ECED
She is a recipient of a Bachelor of Science in Education from the Cleveland State University
Masters of Education in Urban Integrated Studies from Cambridge College in Boston, Massachusetts and a licensed social worker in the State of Ohio.
She earned her Administrative License for Principal in Upper Elementary, Middle & High School from Ashland University.
She is a Christian Counselor and has an established relationship in referrals with NorthCoast Family Counseling. Pastor Pope has an ongoing relationship with Western Reserve Hospice’s chaplaincy clergy. She established close ties with city of Cleveland councilman for her ward and is very active with the Street Club President in matters that focus on education opportunities and the betterment of our street and community.
She is a woman who loved and cherished her husband and embraces the vision that God had given him for the church; a wonderful mother and grandmother who adores her grandchildren. Like her husband, she has touched so many lives both spiritually and naturally. Our Pastor’s passion for scripture is evident in the intense delivery of her messages. She is a passionate, sensitive and spiritually connected individual who strives for excellence in all facets of her life. One of her favorite quotes is “God Can’t Lie!” She stood with our Senior Pastor, and now stands as Pastor and Administrator of Church-Affairs where she is a guiding-force in the financial future of BLM. She along with her executive staff of deacons and trustees influence the day to day business of the church. She is well-informed and very meticulous in detail and organization.
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