Senior Pastors Luis and Gail Torres have been preaching the Word of God for over 43 years. They go where others dare not go to tell others about the love of God. Not only are they the Senior Pastors but they go into prisons, churches, the street, and wherever God opens the door.
Darrell Gregory serves as our Associate Pastor and Director of Ministry of Helps. Darrell has served as an Associate Pastor at two other churches that he helped start while living in Illinois. Darrell is single and has no children. He graduated from The River Bible Institute in Tampa, Florida in 2012 with his Bachelor Degree in Theology. After graduation he worked for Revival Ministries as the Director of Ministry of Helps and then for RBI as the school registrar. Darrell is also currently working on his Master’s Degree in Theology from Life Christian University. Darrell has a heart to preach the Word of God and bring a message of hope, healing and deliverance to hurting people.
Dr. Edwin Miranda Jr. is a seasoned worship leader, experienced educator, author, entrepreneur and minister. He is the founder and president of Soundwave International, Inc., a ministry focused on missions, worship and the spread of the Gospel throughout the world. With over two decades of ministry experience, Dr. Miranda’s focus is to equip a generation of leaders to fulfill their destiny with integrity and passion. He is actively involved with missions outreaches and has witnessed thousands of people come to Christ through his involvement in world evangelism. He speaks both domestically and internationally in English and Spanish, and has ministered in over 20 nations both in preaching and leading worship.
After graduating from Oral Roberts University, Dr. Miranda served on the pastoral staff of Victory Christian Center for ten years as the Assistant Director of Victory Bible College and as Director of the VBC School of Worship for five of those years. He is also an adjunct professor at the ORU Graduate School of Theology and Ministry, at Southwestern Christian University, and an instructor at Victory Bible College and the Instituto Biblico Hispano Victory.
Dr. Miranda’s insightful and unique ability to teach the Word of God while moving in the power of the Holy Spirit allows for signs and wonders to freely flow as people are touched by the presence of God. Edwin and his lovely wife, Tamara, and their children live in Tulsa, Oklahoma.
Pastor JD and Mikayla are passionate about helping the next generation find their identity in Jesus. Students today seem to be focusing all efforts on finding out who they are everywhere but the one place that truly matters. The Church has the answer and we want to do everything we can to show these students that they are CHOSEN, LOVED, and RELENTLESSLY PURSUED by the creator of the Heavens and the Earth.
Pastor JD is a Graduate of Rhema Bible Training College. He and Mikayla have more than 20 years combined ministry experience in Children’s, Worship, and Student ministry. They are excited to help the students/young adults of Sand Springs and the surrounding areas see and experience the love God has for them!