Our Assistant Pastor

About Pastor Duberry

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Pastor DuBerry and his wife Porcya served in various church and missions ministries for over 30 years in various capacities: Associate Pastor of Friendship Pasadena Church in Yorba Linda (under the leadership of Bishop, Dr. James. D. Carrington, Associate Pastor of Greater New Zion Missionary Baptist Church in Los Angeles (under the leadership of the late Dr. T.P. Moss), a church planting Associate Pastor of New Dawn Missionary Baptist Church (under the leadership of Senior Pastor Henry Johnson) and the co-founder and president of Go Beyond Community Ministries (formerly known as the African American Center for World Mission) —a collaborating missions ministry with Frontier Ventures (formerly known as the U S Center for World Missions) Pasadena California.

Pastor DuBerry joined our pastoral staff as Executive Pastor in May 2014. He brings to our pastoral leadership a wealth of experience in church growth and leadership development. His education portfolio includes:

  • Ph.D. student (Christian Education with a focus on Spiritual Formation and Curriculum Development) at Trinity College and Seminary (Newburg Indiana)
  • MA in Christian Apologetics (Simon Greenleaf University, now Trinity Law School in Santa Ana, California)
  • BA in Missiology and Theology (Bethany College of Missions, Minneapolis, Minnesota)

He also studied Theology at Fuller Theological Seminary (Pasadena California) and Golden Gate Theological Seminary Extension (Brea, California).

Pastor DuBerry and Porcya are blessed with an adult son Halel and reside in Pasadena California.