St. John Missionary Baptist Church
Dr. Alfred is a native of Ville Platte, Louisiana and a veteran of the United States Marine Corps. He holds a Bachelor of Arts in Computer Information Systems at California State University, Los Angeles, a Master of Arts in Computer Information Systems from the University of Phoenix, a Master of Arts in Biblical Counseling as well as a PhD from Trinity College and Theological Seminary in Newburgh, Indiana.
He is a certified member of the International Association of Biblical Counselors (IABC) and the National Association of Nouthetic Counselors (NANC) and he is devoted to providing quality, Christ focused, and Bible directed counseling to the body of Christ.
Dr. Alfred resigned as a Program Manager from NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Pasadena, after 19 years to enter full-time ministry.
Dr. Alfred has been preaching and teaching the Word of God for 21 years. He has served as the pastor of St John for 11 years caring for the flock of God and equipping the saints for the work of the ministry.
Dr. Alfred is happily married to Shanderlynn Alfred for more than 25 years and has been blessed with four lovely children – Alexis, Apollos, Anaiah, and Andrew.