PASTOR

Pastor Anthony L. Moss, Sr., M.Th.                                                                                  Senior Pastor, Agape Christian Church International

Anthony L. Moss, Sr. was born in Detroit, MI., USA. In 1976, at the age of 16, he moved to Compton, CA., USA to live with his father, Pastor Lloyd A. Moss. He was saved that same year, and licensed to preach in 1978 at New Olivet Baptist Church under the leadership of his father, the senior pastor. In 1979, Pastor Moss was ordained and became the assistant pastor at New Olivet. He holds a Master’s Degree in Theology, minoring in psychology and counseling, from California Graduate School of Theology in Glendale, CA. He has been married since 2002 to Elder Jennifer A. Moss. They have 3 sons and 5 granddaughters.

Pastor Moss relocated to Arizona in 1982, serving 2 years as Interim Pastor at First Christian Fellowship Baptist Church in Phoenix, AZ. After the passing of Pastor Lloyd A. Moss in 1986, Anthony became the Senior Pastor of New Olivet Missionary Baptist Church in Compton, CA. In July of 1991 he moved to Tucson, AZ. to serve as the Senior Pastor of Mt. Calvary Missionary Baptist Church until January of 1994, when Agape Missionary Baptist Church was founded, later renamed Agape Christian Church International.

Pastor Moss has preached throughout areas of the USA, Mexico, India and Africa, and has also served effectively in ministries to address gangs, homelessness, substance abuse, and in radio talk show ministries.