As a child she began an intimate relationship with Jesus that has carried throughout her life. In 2000, Dr. Fuchsia (Mom) Pickett commissioned LaNora to carry on FountainGate Ministries.
LaNora and her daughter, Melanie Ross, are also Certified Life Coaches (CLC) and Career Coaches (CLPCC). Together, they formed Crossroads Life Coaching in order to meet the needs of individuals, ministries and businesses who are needing skills and strategies for the days ahead.
Many people who are searching for their life’s purpose or who are in times of transition experience phenomenal personal growth while receiving and new found clarity and direction in life.
LaNora is the Executive Pastor of Fountain of Life Christian Fellowship in Mesa, AZ where her son-in-law and daughter, Tim and Kari Thompson are Senior Pastors. Fountain of Life Christian Fellowship exists to carry out the Gospel and transformation throughout the community.
Pastor Bob and Susan Beckett
The Dwelling Place Family Church
LaNora has been called to equip, train and activate the Church into the work of the ministry. She does this prophetically and practically through courses of study offered by FountainGate, speaking engagements, and teaching material.
The School of Practical Ministry fulfills the mandate to equip ordinary believers with anointed revelation of the Word of God. Students are empowered to use what they learn to bring transformation in their personal lives and spheres of influence.
LaNora has two daughters and currently resides in Gilbert, AZ with her husband, Jody. Jody is a powerful prophetic intercessor who moves in the gifts of word of knowledge and healing. Together they work as a dynamic team wherever they go.