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Experience IDENTITY



Dr. Benjamin T Moore III, serves as Apostle and Senior Pastor of Empowerment Church, Inc. of Indianapolis, Indiana.
Empowerment Church is a city church and apostolic center established to nurture, train, equip, and release the people of God into the commission of their Kingdom Purpose.
Dr. Moore is also founder of the Advance Ministry Institute (AMI). AMI is a highly sought after, accredited institution focused on advancing the Kingdom of God. AMI targets discovering and developing identity within the Body of Christ through education, impartation and revelation.  
Dr. Benjamin T Moore III has authored several books including "Empowerment Keys", "Shift: Staying Fresh with God" & "Core Values".



Dr. Mark T. Jones Sr. is the Founder and President of Manifest Theological Institute, as well as the President of Manifestations Worldwide, Inc., which proudly serves as the spiritual covering for over one hundred and thirty churches and pastors located in Africa, Asia and Europe.  

Locally, Dr. Jones serves as the Senior Pastor of The Center for Manifestation in Tampa, Florida. In addition to his primary responsibility as the senior leader, Dr. Jones actively oversees several ministries through the Fellowship of Bible-Centered Ministries (FBCM), which is designed to assist pastors in the strengthening and development of their churches.  FBCM also assists in the development of ministries that are not necessarily local churches in the traditional context, but which do serve for the advancement of kingdom purpose.  

Dr. Jones is accompanied in ministry by his wife of over 25 years, Lisa Jones.  They have 2 children, Mark Jr. and Marlesia. Dr. Mark and Lisa believe in keeping families strong, and devoting themselves to training married couples through marriage enrichment seminars and classes. All of Dr. Jones’ focuses and hobbies outside of his ministry obligations revolve around keeping his family strong.



Dr. Matisa Wilbon is an Associate Professor in the Department of Psychology/Sociology/Criminal Justice Studies at Bellarmine University. She teaches introductory and upper level courses centered on her research interests including: crime and the media, juvenile delinquency, and structural inequality. In addition to teaching, Dr. Wilbon is an active researcher writing and publishing in the areas of drug and alcohol use/abuse, adolescent sexual behavior, and stratification.
A 2013 Oxford Fellow, she recently conducted research on Malcolm X at Oxford University, specifically examining cultural identity comparing the U.S. and the U.K. Dr. Wilbon also conducts evaluation research with the Pacific Institute for Research and Evaluation (PIRE), a national research firm, examining mentoring on youth outcomes. Dr. Wilbon earned her B.A. in Anthropology/Sociology from Centre College, where she received the 2012 Distinguished Alumna award, and received her Masters and Doctorate degrees in Sociology from The Ohio State University. 

Apostle Melvin Thompson III is a strong apostolic and prophetic leader that God is raising up in this season to release present truth to the nations. He flows under an unusual and powerful prophetic anointing that will bring breakthrough and restoration to the unreached, the wounded, and rejected. 


Apostle Thompson is Senior Pastor of All Nations Evangelistic Church in Harrisburg, PA. Apostle Melvin & his Wife Apostle Tashya are also founders of All Nations Apostolic Network (ANAN), a leadership forum and apostolic network that facilitates apostolic relationships with ministry leaders across ethnic, denominational and cultural barriers. 



Prophetess Alicia Clark has over 20 years of experience in corporate america. She has held numerous roles at both the managerial and executive level. She currently sits as Vice President for a prominent hotel management company in the Indianapolis area. Her strengths include revenue management, system & process analyses and training and developing teams. Prophetess also setves as part of the leadership team at Empowerment Church in the role of Executive Pastor. Prophetess Clark is the proud mother of two beautiful sons, Nathaniel and Caleb.





Pastor Derrick J. Miller along with his wife Lady Valerie Miller are blessed to serve as the Pastor of Bethesda Temple-Southeast Campus as well as, Director of Bethel Park Family Center. 
Pastor Miller has been honored with the Mayor's Performance Award, by the Executive Journey Fellows as a top 25 leader in the State of Indiana and by the Omega Psi Phi Fraternity as the State of Indiana and Midwest Citizen of the Year for his community leadership. In addition to these responsibilities, he is emerging as one of Indy's thought leaders in the areas of mentoring and programming for teens and is passionate about the opportunity to share with others. In 2008 he founded the Indy Youth Achievers College Tour Program. This program has positively impacted over 300 impressionable teens all over Indianapolis.
The Lord continues to inspire the Millers to spread the Gospel through sports, counseling, programming, teaching and preaching the unadulterated Word of God, resulting in the lives of countless people being touched. God has blessed them to connect with people with an unquestionable anointing while delivering thought provoking, timely messages that transcend age, color or denominational background.
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