Our Presiding Bishop
Dr. Doral R. Pulley
Bishop Dr. Doral R. Pulley celebrates more than 45 years in ministry and has worked almost every capacity of the Church. He has traveled across this country and other nations spreading the Word of God in an innovative manner that empowers people to change. He is known for his ability to effectively train church leaders and to stimulate holistic growth and development.
At an early age, Dr. Pulley became aware of his identity as a son of God and demonstrated a love of God and church, which distinguished him from other children. He accepted his call to ministry at the age of 7 and was licensed as a minister at 12. He has served several churches in the Baltimore-Washington Metropolitan area as assistant, associate, or senior pastor.
In 1992, Dr. Pulley graduated Magna Cum Laude from Morgan State University with a Bachelor of Arts in Religious Studies and Theology. He received his Master of Science in Pastoral Counseling from Loyola College of Maryland in 1996 and his Certificate of Advanced Study in 2000. He graduated in May 2010 with a Doctor of Ministry in Pastoral Psychology from Graduate Theological Foundation.
Dr. Pulley is certified as a mental health professional by the National Board of Professional Counselors and as a Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor. After 20 years of service, he retired from being the Assistant Principal of St. Frances Academy, an inner city Catholic high school. Dr. Pulley is the Presiding Prelate, President, and CEO of the Church of the Everlasting Kingdom, a network of leaders, assemblies, ministries, and businesses throughout the United States and abroad who manifest the Kingdom of God right here on earth.
In 2014, he graduated from the Johnnie Coleman Theological Seminary ‘s Previously Ordained Clergy Program and received credentials from the Universal Foundation for Better Living. In April 2017, he expanded his full-time ministry in Florida and became the founding Spiritual Leader of Today’s Church in Tampa. He opened another location in St. Petersburg, Florida in April 2019. Today’s Church Tampa Bay continues to experience spiritual, numerical, financial, and physical growth amidst the various challenges of our society.
Bishop Dr. Pulley is on a path to bridge the gap between traditional and New Thought Christianity through the brand of Kingdom. His vision is to feed five thousand people naturally and spiritually like Jesus did, to publish the Kingdom Study Bible, and to produce Kingdom Television 24/7/365.
In addition to pastoring, preaching, teaching, counseling, and writing, Dr. Pulley is the proud father of beautiful twin daughters, Brittney, Courtney, one son, Doral II and grandfather of two granddaughters, Tyler Jade Alecia and Nylah Renee.
The Official Seal of Bishop Doral R. Pulley
The seal of the Bishop is a unique symbol of his personality. It signifies the calling that God has placed upon his life. Every seal is different; therefore, it should not be reproduced or counterfeited.
The crown represents the Kingdom of God; it is the system, mindset and form of government where God reigns.
The Two Keys
The two keys represent dual authority in both Heaven and Earth.
The dove is symbolic of the Holy Spirit who dwells within a regenerated believer.
The eagle constantly represents leadership and fearlessness.
The cross represents salvation. For we believe Jesus the Christ died on a cross for our sins.