Terren is a graduate of Oral Roberts University and has been in full-time ministry since his graduation in 1999. Through his creative delivery style, it's Terren's desire to share a message that leads people into an experience with Christ in a relevant and personal way. Terren's mission is to advance, encourage, and model hope. Shinista began singing in church at 4 years of age and has been passionate about using her gift to lead people into praise and worship ever since. After attending Southwestern Assemblies of God University, she married Terren and became a licensed cosmetologist. Shinista's mission is to creatively express, inspire, and release joy in others. Terren and Shinista are the Founding/Lead Pastor's of Life Church with campuses in McAlester & Wilburton, Oklahoma and an Online Campus at lifechurchok.com. They are the proud parents of two beautiful children, Gabriella and Zion. June 2, 2002, Terren and Shinista followed the call of God upon their lives to plant a new work that would reach people with God's love. Since it's launch, Life Church has grown from 56 to a weekly average of nearly 1,000. No matter the age, the ministries of Life Church are designed to lead people into a personal connection with Jesus Christ.