|Elder Sharon Grant, The Potter's House|
Elder Sharon L. Grant is a native of Atlanta, Georgia. She is a graduate of Wesleyan College in Macon, Georgia where she received her Bachelorís degree in Computer Science. During her time in Atlanta, Elder Grant was married to the late Rev. Terry Grant for over six years.
Elder Grant was instrumental as Choir Director, Bible Study Teacher and Youth Minister at New Jerusalem Missionary Baptist Church where her parents, Pastor and 1st Lady Thomas Ashford are the overseers. In August 1997, Elder Grant and her daughters moved to Dallas, Texas where they began attending The Potterís House of Dallas under the leadership of Bishop T. D. Jakes. She has been a member of The Potterís House since October 2002 and a servant on the Ministerial staff since November 2005. In 2006, Elder Grant became an instructor at The Potterís Institute. She has taught courses such as Prayer and Fasting as well as Practical Discipleship. Elder Grant is a 2007 graduate from the Lay Helperís Counseling program at The Potterís House and was certified through the American Association of Christian Counselors. Currently, she is pursuing the Masterís of Divinity degree at Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary in Fort Worth, Texas.
Elder Sharon Grant has a spirit and a testimony that allows her to minister the Word of God to those that are broken-hearted, despondent or discouraged. God has given her the opportunity to minister throughout several states. Her bold presentation and teaching ability has enabled her to minister to various denominations and organizations. It has been Elder Grantís privilege to serve at various retreats and conferences as well as youth events. One of her greatest joys is teach and preach the Word of God until someoneís life is changed.
Elder Grantís love for God and His Word coupled with her faith is undeniable and it transfers to the love she has for her daughters. She always feels that her greatest area of servanthood is as a proud mother to her children.