THIS JUST IN! We have a brand new three-part event on the way just for Singles! Join us every other Thursday at 7pm beginning on June 4th for Not A Single Thing. This special series is for singles of all life stages: single, dating, divorced, widowed, single parents, etc. and ages 19 and up. We will spend this time focusing on what it means to be complete in Christ as a single adult with Guest Speakers Dr. Terren L. Dames, Davrielle Burrows, Cherish Rush, Rev. France Brown, Ricardo Miller, and Guest Artist Caleb Carroll. Tell every "single " person you know! Register today using the form below.
Dr. Terren L. Dames
Pastor Dames is a bible teacher, expositor, and author who specializes in theology, apologetics, family mission, and bibliology. He holds a Bachelors’s degree in Leadership from the College of Biblical Studies, a Masters of Christian Education from Dallas Theological Seminary, a Masters of Biblical Theology from Liberty Baptist Theological Seminary, and a Ph.D. in Higher Education from the University of North Texas. Pastor Dames and his wife, Stacy, have 4 children, Adoniah, Nathaniel, Daniel, and Nehemiah.
Davrielle Burrows is a writer, songwriter, host, speaker, and entrepreneur. She holds a Bachelor of Science in Mass Communications from Oral Roberts University. Davrielle owns several businesses centering around self-esteem in women and event planning. She has published 3 books. One book of Poetry called "What Lies Beneath the Surface and Two Novellas in a series called "Looking For Addison, that explores a high school girl's challenge to find herself while remaining true to her values. Davrielle serves as the Senior Public Relations Coordinator at REV, the triple play subsidiary of Cable Bahamas Limited. She also served as a youth leader at Bahamas Faith Ministries and P31 Young Ladies Fellowship. One of Davrielle's biggest passions is encouraging young people to make good choices and find their God-given purpose.
Cherish Rush, MPA is the daughter of Bishop Frank and Dr. JoAnn Vallie Rush. As the daughter of 2 great ministry leaders, she is actively involved in ministry at their inner-city church, Houston Praise and Worship Center. Licensed in ministry, she preaches, teaches, and serves her church in various capacities. In addition, she loves to travel and dance. Combining these efforts, she has traveled the world ministering and teaching praise dance workshops of various sizes.
As a lifelong learner, she is a graduate of Houston Baptist University (BA), Texas Southern University (MPA), and aspires to obtain her Ph.D. in Educational Leadership. Her passion is to build community and to see Christ exalted in every aspect of life. In an effort to reach this goal, she’s started weREACH, which is a drive-thru prayer and praise station. She is also the founder of another ministry called The Outreach, for Pastors’ Kids. Cherish believes that there is a need for fellowship (community), fun, and safety among PKs, as they strive to pursue their purpose, find fulfillment and wholeness in Christ. There is strength in unity!
Rev. France Brown
Rev. France B. Brown, Jr. stands as an inspiration to all who long to pursue their God-given potential. His is the story of an “Ugly Duckling.” As an at-risk youth growing up in inner-city Houston, Texas, he was told by many that life had little promise for him.
But God had other plans. Today, Rev. Brown serves as Dr. Ernest L. Mays Assistant Professor of Expository Preaching and Biblical Teaching at the College of Biblical Studies-Houston where he formerly served as Assistant Academic Dean for 10 years. He is the Executive Director of Transformation Equipping Ministries, Inc. an organization dedicated to equipping the Body of Christ worldwide for the work of the ministry in the areas of teaching, preaching, evangelism, discipleship, Christian education, and leadership. Rev. Brown also serves as a curriculum writer for BaptistWay Press and travels nationally and internationally to teach, preach, and speak. By God’s grace, Rev. Brown has impacted the lives and ministries of thousands of pastors, believers and Christian leaders throughout the United States, South America, the West Indies, and Africa. He is the author of 2 books, Passport to Life: Explore God’s Word, Experience God’s Blessings and Transformational Teaching: A Guide to Developing and Delivering Life-Changing Bible Lessons. He also contributed to Oxford Sermons Volume II, an anthology of sermons by some of America’s leading proclaimers of the gospel of Jesus Christ.
Rev. Brown’s dynamic teaching ministry as experienced in person and on television (KETH-Houston Up with the Son), gives life-changing insights into the power of God’s Word and transcends culture, race, and denomination. He has been used by God to win over 3,000 decisions for the Lord Jesus Christ.
Rev. Brown has worked in the political arena, served as a congressional assistant in our nation’s capital, provided leadership to the local church as preaching pastor, as Christian Education pastor, as a faculty member of the National Baptist Convention Congress of Christian Education and has served as a leadership consultant for churches and national community organizations.
As for evangelism minister at Oak Cliff Bible Fellowship in Dallas, Texas, Rev. Brown developed and led Dr. Tony Evans’ national adopt-a-school initiative which offers outreach interaction to public school systems. To date, this ministry has touched the lives of more than 100,000 students, parents, faculty, and staff.
Rev. Brown is a graduate of Blinn College and Texas A&M University. He visited as a cultural exchange student at Georg-August University in Göttingen, (West) Germany. Rev. Brown earned a Master of Theology in Church Educational Leadership from Dallas Theological Seminary where he was recognized as one of the nation’s most noteworthy students of higher learning. He is currently pursuing Ph.D. studies in Biblical Preaching at Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary in Kansas City, Missouri.
Ricardo Miller is the CEO and Founder of Effective Living LLC., which specializes in Life Management Coaching.Led by the popular author, speaker, coach, Hall-of-Fame honoree and sought after guest on national and international radio shows and tv programs - EFFECTIVE LIVING serves to help you bridge the gap between where you currently are, to where you desire to be.
18-year-old Caleb Carroll is a talent beyond his years. A native of metro Detroit, Caleb has been singing since he was six years old – getting his start in his church youth choir. Since then, Caleb has continued to develop in his craft, making his way onto the national stage singing for the U.S. Open in New York City, the America’s Thanksgiving Parade, The Cleveland Cavaliers, The Clippers, The Detroit Tigers, and performed the Halftime Show for the Detroit Lions. While Caleb enjoys performing at sporting events across the country, his true passion is singing for God. Caleb is the leader of the Youth Praise Team and a member of the Adult Praise Team and Choir at Life Application Ministries in Warren, Michigan, where his grandfather is the Pastor.
“ SINGLES IN SERVICE TO THE WORLD”
The mission of our Single Adult Ministries is to equip and impact single adults with the message, the truth and the life of Jesus Christ that they may be attracted to the truths of Jesus Christ, both personally and corporately. We provide community, fellowship, and ministry in a loving, non-judgmental, non-threatening, problem solving, problem-sharing atmosphere. We help singles deal authentically with their needs and the needs of our entire church family and community. From college students to senior adults, we are working to provide ways for you to plug into a venue that suits your needs.