Prophetess Mary Lou Cole
Prophetess Cole is actively involved in ministry under the spiritual leadership of Bishop Hugh D. Smith Jr. at Embassy Covenant Church International in Troy, MI. She serves on Embassy’s senior leadership board and oversees the church’s Music Ministry, Prophetic Arts, and Intercessory Prayer Team. Prophetess Cole also leads Embassy’s School of the Prophets, a specialized course which includes instruction, mentorship, prophetic assignments, and activation.
Her ministry has taken her throughout the United States over the past 20+ years. She has a great burden to see the people of God positioned, equipped, and empowered to carry out their heavenly mandate to advance the Kingdom of God. In addition to her ministry to the Body of Christ, Prophetess Cole has been given numerous opportunities to represent the principles and values of the Kingdom of God in the marketplace—within the public education system and various community groups.
Prophetess Cole is actively involved in the fight against human trafficking. She is the Founder and Executive Director of The Freedom & Justice Foundation whose mission is “to help eradicate human trafficking and support the lives of its survivors.” She also leads Embassy’s Human Trafficking Task Force and is a steering committee member for the Freedom Coalition, an anti-human trafficking coalition in southeast Michigan. Prophetess Cole formerly served on Michigan State Senator Judy Emmons’ Citizens Advisory Board for Human Trafficking and witnessed the passage of 22 bills in the State of Michigan relating to human trafficking in 2014.
Prophetess Cole is an ordained minister with the Jabula International Network and holds a Bachelor of Science Degree from Oakland University in Rochester, MI. She and her husband, Pastor David Cole, reside in Troy, MI and have three world-changing sons: Nathan, Brian, and Matthew.