About Us

Pastor Stanley Murray and First Lady Tameka Murray, personally invite you to join them at the Mt. Zion Tabernacle Christian Church in Orlando, Florida. Our Christian-based church is open to all, and we hope that everyone will experience the feeling of belonging.

Pastor Stanley Murray
Having served as a minister at Mt. Carmel Missionary Baptist Church under the leadership of Pastor G. Christopher Clark, Pastor Stanley Murray received his ministerial license. He also served as a minister of Bethel Missionary Baptist Church under the leadership of Rev. Dr. Rollie Murray Jr.

The Pastor holds  his degree studies in Criminal Justice, and  Theology and is currently working on his Masters of Theological Studies Program at International Seminary where he was officially ordained.

Pastor Stanley Murray is a retired Gulf and Iraq war veteran of 22 years in the U.S. Navy and Navy Reserves where he worked as a police supervisor and instructor of Police Patrol, Defense, and Response Tactics. He also worked as a subject matter expert in Anti-Terrorism Countermeasure Techniques aboard US Naval warships and bases with the humble opportunity to teach all over the world.  (To book Pastor Murray- mtzionchurch.pastormurray@gmail.com )   

Pastor and First Lady, Church Services in Orlando, FL

Pastor Stanley Murray is a past Graduate Chapter President of the Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity Incorporated of Metro Orlando and currently volunteers as a Fraternity Chaplin. He is affiliated with Orlando WOKB 1680AM radio and social media station where he preaches weekly on Monday nights and as the adjunct  co-host of the Lady D "Christian Youth Forum."

For 18 years, Pastor Stanley Murray has served as the CEO & Founder of the WASSUP Family Mentoring Program where more than 300 families have received services and resources in the Central Florida area.

In addition to all his pastoral responsibilities, Pastor Stanley Murray also volunteers as an adjunct preacher/teacher for the Central Florida Salvation Army, Job Partnerships of Central Florida, and the Orlando Union Rescue Mission. Pastor Stanley Murray is a of the YMCA Achievers Award Winner and alumnist . Pastor Murray is a recipeint of The Dr. John T. Washington Community Service Award from the University of Central Florida, as well as a "Who's Who" Metro Orlando Community Award recipent.

In the midst of God's calling to become the founding pastor of the Mt. Zion Tabernacle Christian Church, Pastor Stanley Murray gives credit to his mother Evangelist Mary Lee Thomas McMillion (Gretna, Florida) for a pentecostal annointing in leadership, along with family, and friends who have believed in him even when he did not believe in himself. Pastor Murray is humble in the senior pastoring of two spiritually thriving church locations in the Metro Orlando area.

Pastor Stanley Murray is currently a 20 year veteran of the Orange County Sheriff's Office where he is assigned to the Patrol Command Staff of International Drive and Walt Disney areas as the  Assistant Supervisor of Crime Prevention Techniques. He is also assigned as the Lead Coordinator and Trainer for the Sheriff's Office Chaplains Unit. Pastor Murray has experience as a high school resource officer, state certified law enforcement instructor, and field training officer.

He is married to the beautiful Tameka Murray, and they share three children.
 
Pastor Stanley Murray's favorite quote is, "Who did you help?"

First Lady Tameka Murray
Mt. Zion Tabernacle Christian Church's First Lady Tameka L. Murray was born in Newark, New Jersey to Mother Sallie Carter of Pine Bloom Missionary Baptist Church in Quincy, Florida, and Clarence Carter who has gone to be with the Lord.

She is the 6th of 7 children—Darrell Bradwell, Calvin Carter, Monico Carter, Patrick Williams, Felicia Carter, and Trenise Carter. First Lady Murray shares 3 children with Pastor Murray—Tiyahna, Tyonn, and Tyree.

She is a graduate of Columbia College and holds Bachelor degrees in Criminal Justice, Sociology, and Business Administration. She is a member of Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Incorporated and the Order of Eastern Star.

First Lady Tameka Murray is a former member of the Florida Gang Investigation Association and Orlando Metropolitan Urban League Law Enforcement Task Force. She is a former Correctional Officer with a Certification in Field Training Officer. She holds certificate of completions in Savvy Supervision, Hotel Management, and Controlled Force Instruction. (To book Lady Murray- mtzionchurch.ladymurray@gmail.com )

Currently First Lady Murray is employed as the Hotel Manager of  the Rosen Plaza Hotel. She strongly encourages her children and all youth that she mentors to complete school and gain a college degree.

First Lady Tameka Murray enjoys having fun with her children and the youth of the church and her favorite quote is, "As for me and my house, we will serve the Lord."

Contact us in Orlando, Florida, to learn more about our ministries and our church services.