BISHOP GREGORY COOPER
Gregory Cooper, Sr. is the Senior Pastor/Teacher of two great
ministries Antioch & Morning Star Full Gospel Baptist Churches
both located in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.
After serving so faithfully since the conception of The Full
Gospel Baptist Church Fellowship under the Leadership of his Spiritual
Father Bishop Paul S. Morton Sr., he was elevated and consecrated
to the Office of Bishop in 2008. Bishop Cooper now serves as the
Regional Bishop for the Southern Region.
Bishop Cooper is married to Elder Bessie Cooper, who serves
as First Lady. He is the father of two children; Sharonda Cooper-Dunn
and Gregory Jr., He is also the proud grandfather of three Dwayne
Dunn Jr., Treasure Soul Dunn, and DHeaven Lyric Dunn.
Bishop Cooper along with the Antioch Full Gospel Baptist Church
has recently planted their first ministry Antioch Full Gospel
Baptist Church of Greensburg where he is the Founder/Overseer.
Bishop Cooper is a man after God’s own heart and fervently
believes and states every day, “Today
is a GREAT day to be ALIVE, and tomorrow will be even BETTER!”™
ELDER BESSIE COOPER
and raised in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. Elder Bessie Cooper attended
Southern University A&M College in Baton Rouge. It was there
where she met her best friend, companion for life, and greatest
intercessor after Jesus, Gregory Cooper, Sr. They were married
on November 18, 1979, and to this ordained union of God two children
were born; Sharonda Cooper-Dunn and Gregory Cooper, Jr. She is
the proud grandmother of 3 wonderful grandkids who lovingly call
her “FANCY”: Dwayne Jr. known as “DJ the Genius”,
Treasure Soul, and D’Heaven Lyric.
Elder Cooper works and serves diligently as First Lady beside
her husband Bishop Gregory Cooper, Sr. at Antioch and Morning
Star Full Gospel Baptist Churches both in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.
She is also a part of one of the greatest moves of God the Full
Gospel Baptist Church Fellowship International under the divine
leadership of Bishop Paul S. Morton, Sr., where she serves as
the Regional Director of the Daughters of the Promise, of the
Southern Region. She is also a faithful spiritual daughter of
General Overseer - Pastor Debra B. Morton.
Elder Cooper is a licensed counselor, anointed leader, and fire
filled faith walker; however, if asked she would proudly tell
you she is a child of the Most High God. She knows her assignment
and understands that her walk with God is an ever-learning yet
ever-increasing process. Often found wearing many hats, she maintains
a life of prayer; she is often heard saying and stands firmly
on “AIN’T NOBODY GOD BUT GOD”.