G. Porter is the first lady of Greater Community Temple Church
Of God In Christ, where she proudly serves with her husband, Bishop
Brandon B. Porter. Her love for God is evident in her humble nature
and her ministry to the congregation and community. She is an
active force in Greater Community Temple Ministries, currently
serving as president of the Women's Department.
Porter is the lovely mother of two handsome sons, Brandon II and
Bryson. Melody is the oldest child of Deacon and Mrs. Willie Roy
Harris and she has six siblings.
Porter graduated from Northside High School; attended Memphis
State University in Memphis, Tennessee, and Union University in
Jackson, Tennessee; and graduated from Baptist Memorial Hospital
School of Nursing in Memphis, Tennessee. By trade, she is a registered
Porter is a natural born leader because she touches a heart before
she asks for a hand. As an untiring servant at GCT, she labors
as director of the Women's Department with several auxiliaries
under her leadership. Although mild-mannered and soft-spoken,
when she does speak, it is like the law of E.F. Hutton –
is one of God’s prized possessions, a beautiful example
of a woman, a first lady, a minister’s wife, a mother, a
teacher and a leader. First Lady Porter is an embodiment of unconditional
love, devoted to the service of all humanity.