Dr. Ralph A. Martino is the Pastor of First Church of Christ Holiness, (USA) in Washington, DC, the fastest growing congregation in the Church of Christ Holiness (USA) denomination! As a blessed and highly favored man of God, he has a passion for teaching and sharing the love of the Lord Jesus!

He is the Co-Founder of Watch and Pray Ministries, Inc., a 501(c) 3 whose vision is to reach the masses with a non-compromising, Christ-centered, Christ-focused end time message holistic in nature and purposeful in destiny. The ministry cares for, focuses on and is determined to challenge and assist at risk youth and adults change their attitudes and then their destinies through education, enlightenment and empowerment! More...


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  • How to Fall in Love
  • The Gift Of Discernment "How To Know A Man"
  • Reprogramming the Mind
  • Deprogramming the Memory Of Our Will

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The Battlefield of the Emotions


The LORD has used Dr. Martino to give epic, dynamic insight into one of the greatest battles individuals are warring against and losing daily, the battle of the emotions! If you think there is a battlefield of the mind, wait until you preview and review the battlefield of the emotions! Learn more...

How 2 Change A “No” to a “Yes”


Are you ready for change? Are you tired of being the underdog and now ready to become the conqueror? Then you must read, "How 2 Change a 'NO' Into a 'YES!' Learn more...