God called Sam at an early age and Life Church is delighted to have such a powerful minister as one of the associate pastors. Originally from Los Angeles with a military background, Sam has ministered to the whole community including those in need. He graduated from Liberty University and an earned doctorate in ministry from Almeda University.
Mr. Gainer currently teaches and preaches on various subjects relating to modern Christian life. He engages many essential topics that Christians need every day. Richard has been involved in Christian ministry for the whole person and counseling for decades.
Michael A. Robinson is the Lead Pastor at Life Church. He has been the senior pastor of God-centered churches for more than 25 years. He has written over 35 books on God, Apologetics, Theology, Evangelism, the Bible, World Religions, Life-issues and numerous other faith-based subjects. Many of his books have been best-sellers on Amazon.
He taught the Bible at Christ Covenant Bible School and Full Life School of Theology. He and his wife Donna have been married more than 30 years; and they live in Texas with their four children: Cassie, Wil, Briana, and Isaiah.
Pastor Robinson is known to actively mentor people in ministry as he trains people to be pastors, church planters, ministers, evangelists and leaders.
Jennifer Gainer is the Women's Pastor and a speaker for Life Church Today. She has served in ministry for over 20 years in various forms; including Bible studies, worship/praise teams, and more recently in writing and speaking. She currently studies at SAGU in Waxahachie, TX, and is working on several devotional writing projects and Bible studies.
Jennifer lives in Texas with her husband Richard and their two children Ashley and Allyson. They have a grown daughter, Autumn, who also resides in North TX. Jennifer and her husband are active in their local church and ministry outside of the church walls. They are excited to serve the growing community of Life Church Today.
Clayton Hatley is the Associate Pastor of Life Church Today. He has been active in cutting edge youth ministry and served in two churches as Associate Pastor. He attended Florida School Of Discipleship, and served in an internship with House On The Rock Church based in New York City.
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