I was born in a small rural community in
Southeastern Oklahoma during a time of great conflict. The
United States had just experienced the “great depression” and
was about to enter into World War 11.
have always had a deep seated desire to see God. I could read at
a very early age and spent most of my time reading the Old
Testament Stories. I attended a small Nazarene Church, who was
blessed with a wonderful Pastor we called “Sister Neal.”
I graduated from High School, my husband and I moved to Houston,
Texas where I attended John Osteen’s church. He was a Southern
Baptist Minister who was instrumental in establishing the
Charismatic Movement in the earth. His message was,
“Pentecost is not a denomination, but an experience.” He was
a dynamic and powerful influence in my life and it was there I
was taught the grace of God and received the
Baptism of the Holy Ghost on March 19, 1959.
left Houston in 1961 and moved back to Oklahoma. I was so
disappointed because I could not find a church that could equal
the church I left behind.
the age of thirty, I had an “out of the body experience”
and was pulled up into a place in God. Through this experience I
learned that when we leave this mortal body, we have a spiritual
body that continues to live on in another dimension.
came in contact with a lady Minister, Irene Lindsey, who prayed
for me in a service. The next day the Bible was a NEW BOOK !
It seemed as if I could see way down deep beyond what was
written. Revelation in Word and Spirit began to come seemingly
faster than I could absorb it all. I began to minister what was
being revealed to me anywhere there was an open door.
1970 I began to Pastor “Kingdom Life Tabernacle” in
I left there I moved to Tulsa, Oklahoma where I founded
“Word of Life Church” in 1974, which I have
continued to Pastor over the years.
evangelized across the United States for many years and in 2005
I was privileged to minister in the Philippines, India,
Guatemala and Mexico. God moved miraculously in those meetings.
The church continues to Support
ministers in these nations.
finished His work on the cross two thousand years ago and
established it in eternity. On the day of Pentecost He returned
to earth in the form of Spirit and indwells His people.
Through the indwelling Christ, I have witnessed many wondrous
manifestations of Spirit. I have experienced many miracles in my
life, the cures are so necessary to humanity, but there is a
is this Christ in you, which is the “Hope of that
Glory.” In 1996, I was caught up into this Glory and for
five and one-half hours I was one with
was a glorious experience and has become my message of the
hour. The last trumpet is sounding today and
all creation is hearing the voice of the Son of God
When The Word
Was Black and White (More of my background)