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Paul Morton is an American Baptist pastor, recording artist, and author. He served as the senior pastor of Changing a Generation Full Gospel Baptist Church in Atlanta, Georgia.
Paul is also a co-pastor of Greater St. Stephen Full Gospel Baptist Church in New Orleans, Louisiana. Additionally, he is the founder of the Full Gospel Baptist Church Fellowship, International.
Paul Morton Age
Paul was born on July 30, 1950, in Windsor, Ontario, Canada. He is 72 years old.
Paul Morton Height
He is a man of above-average stature and stands at a height of 5 ft 9 in (Approx. 1.75 m).
Paul Morton Family
He was born and raised in Windsor, Ontario, by his parents late bishop C.L. Morton Sr. and the late evangelist Matilda E. Morton. Paul’s father served as a pastor in two congregations, Mount Zion Church of God in Christ in Canada, and Mount Zion Tabernacle Church of God in Christ in Michigan. Paul has four brothers James H. Morton, C.L. Morton Jr, Gwendolyn Morton, and George Morton whom he sang with while growing up.
Paul Morton Wife
Paul is married to his lovely wife Debra Brown. The couple got married in December 1977 shortly after Paul’s appointment as senior pastor of St. Stephen MBC. Together, they have three children, Jasmine, Paul Jr., and Christian. Paul Jr. is a Grammy Award-winning musician.
Paul Morton Education
He graduated from the J. C. Patterson Collegiate Institute. later, Paul attended St. Clair College, where he excelled in music. Subsequently, he graduated from Union Baptist College and Theological Seminary.
Paul Morton Full Gospel Baptist Church
In December 1974, Greater Saint Stephen Missionary Baptist Church Pastor Simpson died. His then Assistant Pastor Paul was named senior pastor in January 1975. Under Paul’s leadership, both the financial growth and the growth of the congregation increased dramatically.
Additionally, it changed to a “Full Gospel” Baptist Church, expanding to three areas of the city. Currently, the Fellowship now has 1,500 churches and continues to grow. It is based on the belief that the full Gospel of Christ must be promoted by recognizing the free expression of the gifts of the Spirit as a viable part of the Body of Christ.
Paul Morton Songs
In addition to his preaching, Paul is also a singer. Some of his songs include:
Let It Rain
God Is a Good God
I Need Thee
The Just Shall Live
Walk on by Faith
Paul Morton Stepping Down
In 2020, Paul announced that he would step down as senior pastor of the FGBC megachurch in Atlanta in July on his 70th birthday. However, due to the COVID-19 pandemic, he subsequently postponed his retirement, stating that he would stay on until there was a vaccine for the virus. Later, in 2021, Paul announced that both he and his wife and co-pastor, Debra, will indeed retire in July. He named his successor son-in-law Tyron Robinson.
Paul Morton Net Worth
He earns his wealth from his ministry and songs. Therefore, he has amassed a fortune over the years. Paul’s estimated net worth is $10 million.
What Happened To Bishop Paul Morton
He announced that he would step down as senior pastor of the FGBC megachurch in Atlanta in July 2020 on his 70th birthday. However, due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Paul subsequently postponed his retirement. Later, in 2021, he announced that both he and his wife and co-pastor, Debra, will indeed retire in July. He named his successor son-in-law Tyron Robinson.
Does Paul Morton Have A Brother
Paul has four brothers James H. Morton, C.L. Morton Jr, Gwendolyn Morton, and George Morton. James and C.L. are both bishops.