Pastor Rob and Debbie Rotola are the Senior Pastors of the Word of Life Campuses. They bring a strong specific vision and over 26 years of stability and faithfulness to the house of the Lord in Wichita, Kansas.
Rob and Debbie have five children and five grandchildren.
Pastor Rob has an apostolic call on his life with a mandate to encourage all churches to put God's commission first and foremost.
Each campus of Word of Life is an active Vision 2020 campus and has joined with Rob and Debbie to see much much more done for the Kingdom together than alone.
John 17:21 is a paramount verse at WOL.
I pray that they will all be one, just as you and I are one—as you are in me, Father, and I am in you. And may they be in us so that the world will believe you sent me.
Pastor Rob is a Rhema Graduate and teaches seminars, radio broadcasts and workshops. He is an inspirational and positive Bible preacher, teacher, and pastors’ pastor. Pastor Rob is also the Kansas state director for Family Resource Council.
Pastor Rob ministers weekly at the North Campus and produces a short inspiring weekly teaching shared at each Word of Life Church campus.
Pastor Rob promotes this end time movement of unity and soul winning to other churches in the body of Christ. Check out his wordpress blog for more on the vision of Word of Life.
Pastor Cliff and Donna Snell are the Campus Pastors of Word of Life South.
Pastor Cliff is a Rhema Graduate who ministers with a positive and encouraging preaching style. Pastor Cliff was miraculously saved from a life a drug addiction and alcoholism in 1984. He is easy to get to know with a genuine and sincere heart for God , and redemptive power.
Pastor Cliff shares the vision of Word of Life Church clearly and enthusiastically from the perspective of a very successful church merger. Cliff also travels with Pastor Rob in spreading the message of unity and soulwinning.
Pastor Cliff and Donna have been married for 34 years. They enjoy riding motorcycles and spending time with their two children and nine grandchildren.
Word of Life South is a Vision 2020 driven church
Bishop John and Carolina are Campus Pastors at Word of Life South.
Bishop John and Carolina pastor the International Congregation at the Word of Life South Campus. They both come from Tanzania, East Africa and God has blessed them with five children.
Bishop John Lutembeka is a graduate of Global University in B. A (Bible and Theology) and Wheaton College in M.A (Evangelism and Spiritual Formation).
Since he gave his life to Christ in 1974 while at college, God anointed Bishop Lutembeka to preach the Gospel and win souls to Christ. He has been involved in conducting big crusades and planting churches in Tanzania. Bishop Lutembeka has planted 43 churches in Tanzania and he is looking forward to planting many more by God’s grace.
Bishop John Lutembeka was the Chairman of Ev. Reinhard Bonnke and Ev. K.A. Paul crusades in Tanzania. He has translated some books into Swahili—“Evangelism by Fire” by Evangelist Reinhard Bonnke and “The Spiritual Man” and “The Normal Christian Life” by Watchman Nee.
Bishop Lutembeka has also written a number of books in Swahili on: “The Holy Spirit, His Work and Gifts in the Church”; “The Rapture of the Church, Armageddon, and the Second Coming of Christ”; “Learning the Bible, Simplified—The New Testament”; “Learning The Bible, Simplified—The old Testament Prophets”; “The Interpretation of The Book of Revelation and God’s Plan For Eternity in The New Light”; and other books.
God has brought Bishop John Lutembeka and his wife Carolina to USA to preach the Gospel and plant churches. God miraculously connected him to Word of Life Church under Pastor Rob Rotola to carry out that mandate.
Bishop John Lutembeka , the WOL International Campus in USA, and Gospel Power Community Churches in Tanzania are all Vision 2020 driven churches.
Pastor Sam and Stella are the Campus Pastors of Word of Life MAC.
Pastor Sam and Stella have served in the ministry for over 30 years. They are friends to and have worked with WOL for many years. Recently the Lord led them to merge their successful church and join the team and vision of Word of Life.
Pastor Sam and Stella love the body and want to see more done for His Kingdom together than alone.
Pastor Sam and Stella minister in song as well as preach the uncompromising Word of God. Several of their children and grandchildren serve with them in the ministry. They are dedicated and loving Pastors.
Word of Life MAC is a combination of three congregations and is a
Vision 2020 driven church.
Pastor Tim and Connie Nicholson are Campus Pastors at Word of Life Southwest. They know that God has called them to the 67217 neighborhood where this Campus is located. They are very excited about the opportunities available to this Campus to become a significant part of the community by reaching out in servant evangelistic ways with the life-transforming message of Jesus Christ.
Pastor Tim has a unique way of preaching the Gospel with humor. He has pastored several churches and was an Overseer in a denomination where he helped several other churches that were in decline come back to life. He is also bi-vocational working as an Area Manager for a large family-owned company out of Bessemer, Al. Pastor Tim has been ordained with Word of Life Church for nearly 25 years.
Connie is a stay-at-home wife and mother helping to raise 5 of their 7 children still at home. She is the center of the Nicholson universe and nothing flows right without her constant vigil of prayer and attention to details. Connie has a degree in Early Childhood Education and has worked in the past as a Director of Childcare for Word of Life. They have been married for 26 years.
Word of Life Southwest is a Vision 2020 driven church
Pastor Sam (Slim) and Rebecca Resendez are the Pastors of Freedom Place.
Freedom Place offers an Adult-only gathering for men and women who may have been formerly incarcerated, and for those that struggle with a life plagued by addiction and bondage.
Our vision is to build up men and women and show them relationship versus religion within God’s house--to give them a fresh outlook on Christianity. Our goal is to strengthen them
spiritually and send them back into their communities as soldiers for the Kingdom of God with a new vision of Christianity and the Church.
Freedom Place is a supporter of Vision 2020.
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