Mike Stevens has held crusades
in North America, South America, Taiwan, Philippines, Great Britain,
and Europe, including the Commonwealth of Independent States.
Mike engages the culture with the truth of God's word.
Mike Stevens has been known as a stable and committed minister for over thirty years. His wife Tonya is his partner in ministry and they
have three children. Together they
pastor The Jesus Community, just
north of Austin, Texas, in Cedar Park. They are a powerful, anointed team.
Mike has authored a book
entitled Contending For Revival that has been a tool to
ignite a hunger for revival in leaders and laymen across America
Tonya Stevens is the wife of Pastor Mike Stevens, She has traveled with
her husband Mike for twenty-four years speaking and singing. Tonya is a
gifted communicator, specializing in the truths of raising children with
a Christian world view. Her passion for home schooling has ignited other
Christian families to train their children in the
model where Christ is the measure of all truth. Tonya is a faithful
wife and mother, gifted teacher, singer, writer and administrator who
also is a Health Minister trained by Hallelujah Acres to teach biblical health and nutrition . Her passion for Christ is contagious and is complemented by her
compassion and love for people.
Denny Duron, began his ministry at age
17. Denny, a native of Shreveport, Louisiana, was an outstanding
college football player with Louisiana Tech where he quarterbacked
the 1972 and 1973 Bulldogs to a 24-1 record and two National titles
in NCAA Division II.
Denny played professionally for two years in
the short-lived WFL for the World Bowl Champion Birmingham Americans.
Denny uses his experiences in football as a "vehicle to present the
message of Jesus Christ".
Denny now serves as Chancellor of Evangel
Christian Academy, and Pastor of Shreveport Community Church. With a
congregation of over 3000, Denny has placed his focus on challenging men
and women globally to achieve true success on the road to their
He and his wife DeAnza have six children,
Destiny, DawnChere, Denny Rodney, Dez, David Dee and Dakota. Together
they serve families across the nation through a ministry called "The
David Patterson is a graduate of Bethany University in Santa Cruz, CA.
David graduated in 1966 with a degree in Theology.
Right after graduation David was invited to Denver, Colorado, where he
and his wife, Carol, pioneered a Teen Challenge program. In 1967 David
Wilkerson asked them to move to New York and assist him in his growing
Youth Crusades ministry. David served as Vice President and Crusade
Director of David Wilkerson Youth Crusades from 1967 to the end of 1974.
In late 1974 David was invited to join the ministry of World Literature
Crusade (now called Every Home for Christ). From 1974 to 1982 he served
as Executive Vice President of World Literature Crusade.
In 1964, David was instrumental in leading a teen-ager named Mario
Murillo to Christ and eighteen years later, in 1982, Mario invited David
to serve as Vice
President of Mario Murillo Ministries. David and Mario worked
together for eleven years; in 1993 David and Carol left Mario
Murillo Ministries and began
David also served fourteen years as an
elder at The Church on the Way, Van Nuys, CA. before moving to the
Dallas, Tx. area where he and his wife Carol now live.
Each week David writes a devotional/opinion article for his blog
"For Family and Friends." The weekly articles began several years
ago as a regular devotional e-mail for Carol and their children. As
more and more people requested to be on the e-mail list, David
instead opted for the convenience of a weekly blog article. You can
access the blog at www.family-friends-others.blogspot.com.