Dr. Ednorleatha Long, seminar leader, conference host, author, and teacher, is an avid student of the Word of God. Her heart’s desire is to see believers grow in the grace and knowledge of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. She is the founder and administrator of the Ministry Preparatory Training School and Bible College where she continues to train many five-fold ministry gifts from the Illinois-Missouri bi-state area. She is the founder and senior pastor of the Christian Growth Center Church located in East St. Louis, Illinois. Her continuous personal fellowship with the Lord empowers her gifts for ministering toward the building up of the Body of Christ. She is also is the co-host of Table Talk with the Apostle and the Bishop, which broadcast weekly on Facebook Live. In addition, she is the founder of Good News Publication International Women’s Ministries, which distributes gospel literation in-state and abroad.