Pastor Morris James, Assistant Pastor
Pastor Morris James comes from humble beginnings in Webb, Mississippi. His mother taught him at an early age to love the Lord and always be honest to your neighbor and yourself. Accepting the Lord Jesus as savior in middle school with no knowledge of scripture, Morris has made it his passion to get to know God in the most intimate way. His desire has been and still is to teach God's people, God's word through Kingdom principles.

Pastor James earned his diploma of Bible Studies from the School of Biblical Theology in Columbus, Ohio where he made the dean's list. His emphasis is Old Testament Survey. Morris has served as a state Sunday school teacher in Ohio as well as Pastor of Living Way Ministries Church in Columbus, Ohio that he founded through the Lord's help in the early 90's. Morris also serves as a teacher with the International School University for the Church of God in Christ International.

Pastor james currently serves as Assistant Pastor here at El Shaddai and oversees the Men’s Ministry and Sunday School department. He works as the treasurer in our State Sunday School department under Paul Winn. He and his late wife, Patricia, have 3 children (Morris Jr., Kathleen and Christopher) and 5 grand children. 

His motto is "Yours, because of Calvary".