About The Pastors
DR. ANTHONY S. PRESSLEY, III
ANOINTED DOVE MINISTRIES
Dr. Anthony S. Pressley, III is a native of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He is a graduate of Valley Forge Military Academy and Lincoln University. He received his Master’s Degree in Theology from the Greater St. Stephens Theological Seminary, New Orleans, Louisiana. Upon successfully presenting and defending his Doctoral Dissertation entitled “Faith & Economics Intertwined: The Economic Power of the Black Church,” on 9 November 2013 he received a Doctorate of Sacred Theology Degree (TH.D), graduating from the Full Gospel Baptist Seminary Episcopal School of Studies.
Dr. Pressley founded the Anointed Dove Ministries in August 1999, under the guidance and blessing of the Holy Spirit in Picayune, MS. Previously, Dr. Pressley served as an Elder at the Greater North Shore FGBC in Slidell, LA. He united the new church in Picayune, with the International, Full Gospel Baptist Church Fellowship (FGBCF), as a full covenant partner of the five-fold ministry. He later served as the First Assistant Overseeer and Educational Pastor of Full Gospel Baptist Churches located in the Mississippi Southern Region. In May 2002, under Dr. Pressley’s leadership, Anointed Dove Ministries was awarded the “Most Progressive Full Gospel Baptist Fellowship Church” in the State of Mississippi.
In 2008, Dr. Pressley received a new assignment, as one of the chosen and anointed Regional Overseers, commissioned to lead in the “New” Apostolic Restoration Outreach Association (AROR) Ministries Nationwide.
On September 19, 2010, Dr. Pressley was consecrated as a Bishop, establishing the Anointed Dove Fellowship of Churches, with several associated churches in four southern states (Alabama, Florida, Louisiana, and Mississippi).
Dr. Pressley is the author of a new book called “The Economic Power of the Black Church,” an exclusive and in-depth history of the full spectrum of the economic power of the black church. It is a must read for all Church Pastors and Leaders.
CO-PASTOR BELINDA F. PRESSLEY
ANOINTED DOVE MINISTRIES
Co-Pastor Belinda F. Pressley is a native of Anniston, Alabama. She is a graduate of the University of Alabama, where she completed her education in Business Administration. She has served as a member and leader of RHEMA. Also, she has served as a Deaconness, Youth Director, and Minister at the Greater North Shore FCBC, Slidell, Louisiana.
Since 1999, Co-Pastor Pressley has been instrumental in implementing and establishing Christian Education and Social Outreach Programs. She serves as a Lead Sunday School Teacher, Choir Member, and Church Counselor. She conducts annual lectures and training to assist in educating the local community in economic grown values, establishing good credit habits, physical heath care, improving marriage relationship, enhancing individual’s high moral values and ethics standards. She is the Founder and Director of the Anointed Dove Women of Wisdom Outreach Ministry.
On June 27, 2010, she was elevated from Church Elder to serve as the Co-Pastor of Anointed Dove Ministries. In 2018, she was appointed by the leadership of the Global United Fellowship as Mississippi State Director of Women’s Ministries.
Dr. and Co-Pastor Pressley are the proud parents of a son, Elder Anthony Starling Pressley, IV, twin daughters Dr. Angela Pressley-Wallace and Dr. Alicia Pressley-Moss IV, two sons in law Stephan Moss and Daniel Wallace, a daughter-in-law Tina Pressley, and grandchildren Nicholas, Daniel, London, Stephan, Rain, Bentley, and McKenley.