Dr. Sherron Parrish accepted the call to preach the gospel in 1985. In 1986 she became licensed as a prophetess by Dr. Isaiah Williams and has been pastoring ever since 1993. Dr. Parrish earned a Diploma of Practical Theology from International Seminary and a Diploma of Practical Theology Advanced Level in June 1991. She also earned an Associates Degree at International Seminary; Plymouth, Florida; Bachelor of Arts in Theology, Masters Degree in Biblical Studies, and Doctorate Degree in Leadership and Church Management as well as a Doctor of Philosophy in Biblical and Marriage Counseling from Friends International Christian University; Merced, California. The American Biographical Institute and Who’s Who Worldwide have both named Pastor Parrish among the “2000 Notable American Women” for the year 1992 in March 1993. Pastor Parrish is also listed in the International Who’s Who of Professional Management from Who’s Who Historical Society 2002-2003.
Pastor Sherron Parrish was awarded an outstanding commendation from the Mayor of the City of Opa-Locka in 1993 & 1999 and an outstanding commendation from the Governor, of the State of Florida, as well as, the Mayor of the City of Miami, 2002. In 2010, 2014, 2015 and 2016 she received a proclamation from the Mayor of the City of Pembroke Pines because of the life-changing impact that she has made in the community via Sharon School of Excellence and Fountain of Life Faith Center Intl. Because of her continuous efforts in creating a safe haven for at-risk youth through a teenage girls’ group home program called “Project Touch – New Lighthouse”, Dr. Parrish has also received a proclamation in 2014, 2015 and 2016 from the Mayor of the City of Fort Lauderdale and a proclamation as well as a key to Broward County in 2016 from the Mayor of Broward County, Mayor Barbara Sharief.
In August 2014, in Accra Ghana, Dr. Parrish was conferred with the title "Helper of the helpless worldwide" helping to uplift the plight of the less privileged. Dr. Parrish is the first African American, made to be a well-respected by High Chief, and Personal Advisor to, King Chukwudi Ihenetu, and among the Ibo people in Ghana. In 2017 Dr. Parrish was awarded Pastor of the Year in the city of Pembroke Pines, Florida. Because of Dr. Parrish’s dedication, leadership and professional excellence, she was selected to represent the state of Florida as one of the best leaders in the country in the Trademark Women of Distinction Honors Edition 2019. She has made a mark on her profession as an expert and will become part of history as one of the top professionals in her field. Dr. Parrish also received the "2022 Philanthropist of the year" from Extraordinary People's Awards.
Dr. Parrish is the author of several books on various topics from relationships to finance. Her book entitled “Gifts”, has been added to the curriculum of Vision International University in Merced, California. She stands as the Founding President, Apostle, and Senior Pastor of Fountain of Life Faith Center International Inc., International Women “Incovenant” Network (IWIN), the President/CEO of Wealth Builders International Network, Fountain of Life Community Development Center, Inc., Project Touch, Inc/New Lighthouse Group Home for teenage girls, Project Touch Child Placing Agency (for the purpose of receiving teenage children for placement in foster care and certifying foster family homes and foster family group homes), 21st Century Community Development Corporation, Fountain of Life International Bible Institute, Miss Supernatural Inc, and the Founder/CEO of Sharon School of Excellence K- 12 grade school. Dr. Parrish also stands as the overseer and apostolic covering to several ministries locally and across the globe. She is a gift to the body of Christ as an Apostle, Pastor, Prophetess, Evangelist, Teacher, Author, Entrepreneur, Philanthropist and Financial Advisor.