Rev. Dr. Byron L. Benton

Senior Pastor

The Rev. Dr. Byron L. Benton serves as the Senior Pastor of Mount Moriah Missionary Baptist Church located in North Charleston, South Carolina. He works closely with public and private institutions, serves on and advises various boards, and speaks across the country on critical issues that impact families. His commitment to community and families is evident throughout his ministry. He is a board member for the African American Chamber Fund – a newly founded ten-million-dollar loan program designed to make low-cost capital available to African American Chamber of Commerce member business owners and entrepreneurs across the United States. He is an advisor to The Four Rivers Outreach Community Development Corporation in Charleston, South Carolina and founder and host of the Mountaintop Manna Podcast.

Rev. Dr. Augustus D. Robinson, Jr.

Pastor Emeritus

Pastor Robinson and his wife, Ruth, are the proud parents of four children and grandparents of seven grandchildren. Pastor Robinson has served as Senior Pastor at Mount Moriah from October 1990 to December 2012.  Pastor Robinson’s compassionate teaching, spiritual guidance and his unique ability to simplify the word of God has produced many saints for Christ throughout the world.

Rev. Dr. Darrell Ravenell

Worship & Arts Pastor

Rev. Darrell and his wife, Rev. Tammy, are the proud parents of five children. Darrel is a native of Charleston, SC and began playing music in churches at the age of seventeen. He has served at Mount Moriah since 2010. 

Minister Michelle Mitchell

Youth Director

Minister Michelle Mitchell

Youth Director

Executive Ministry Leaders

Thomas Withers

Deacon Ministry Chairman

Charles Francis

Deacon Ministry vice-Chairman

Traci Singleton

Trustee Ministry Chairman

Anthony Bradham

Trustee Ministry

Simone Withers

Deaconess Ministry

Administrative Staff

Melanie Edwards

Business Manager

Delores Ody


Reginald Murphy

Communications DirectoR

Nikki Hardy

Church Clerk

Felix Rhue

Facility Manager

Stanley Smalls


Raymond White

Lead Custodian

Kenneth Pinckney