Meet Our Senior Pastor


Apostle Mary D. McKenzie

Apostle Mary D. McKenzie is the senior pastor of Faith Assembly Christian Center The New Church in Durham, NC, where they do it BIG – Believe, Imagine & Grow. She is a pastor, teacher, prophetess, evangelist, inspirational and motivational speaker. Known for her dynamic Bible teaching that transcends generations, socioeconomic and denominational lines.

Her deliverance and prophetic ministry has touched and changed the lives of thousands of men and women. Apostle McKenzie is a servant at heart. She is passionate about building saints for the Kingdom of God. She is an advocate that prayer and intercession can change the world and any situation. Apostle McKenzie travels throughout the world ministering to those who are wounded, hurting, broken and abused. She is a certified Pastoral Trainer for the Global Proclamation Congress located in Bangkok, Thailand. Apostle McKenzie brings restoration wherever she goes.

Apostle McKenzie is the author of: Words of Worship, Clean Heart Right Spirit, Prayer Changed My Life, Journey to A Championship and Family Make Over. She hosts conferences annually to edify, strengthen, and to build women, men, church leaders, and youth in the body of Christ.