Trustworthy Thoughts

Senior Pastor

Rev. Dr. Ralph B. Lassiter

Rev. Lassiter, senior pastor of the Mt. Moriah, is united in marriage to Doris Lassiter, his Christian partner in ministry, life and business. Together they are parents to Eric, Ralph Jr., Scott and Elizabeth and grandparents of seven.


A bi-vocational pastor, Rev. Lassiter is the President and Managing Partner of Touchstone Strategic Consultants – a firm that provides leadership development, strategic planning and change management services to faith-based, public, private and non-profit organizations throughout the United States.   


Rev. Lassiter has earned doctorates in Pastoral Ministry, Education and a masters in leadership.  He is also a Certified Mediator by the Office of Dispute Resolution in the State of Nebraska, a senior fellow in the American Society for Quality, and the author of numerous articles for professional publications on topics including church strategic planning, performance management, and change management.


Rev. Lassiter’s vision is to continue serving the community, as Christ did – spiritually, economically, and socially.   His guiding scripture is found in Proverbs 3:5-6: "Trust in the Lord with all thine heart and lean not to your own understanding. In all thy ways acknowledge Him and He will direct thy path."