Rev. Gary Comis is the lead pastor of Faith Community Church. His heartbeat for ministry is simple; he wants to see lives transformed by the power of God. That is why he has dedicated his life in helping people to live the truth found in God’s Word, change into the image of Christ through the work of the Holy Spirit, and express their love for God and others through meaningful service.
He identifies with people through his messages providing life changing truth in ways people can understand and apply to their everyday lives. He is known for his dynamic teaching style which centers on relationship with Christ and the value of every person.
He is a graduate of Advanced Christian Training School in New Jersey, received a degree in Christian Ministries from The Kings College and Seminary in Los Angeles, CA, and received a Master of Divinity degree from The Kings University in Los Angeles, CA.
Pastor Gary and Rev. Doreen are the parents of three beautiful children who love and serve the Lord. As a proven leader, together with his wife Doreen, they are determined to lead the congregation of Faith Community Church to reach this generation for Christ.
Known affectionately by our church family as “Rev. Dor,” our First Lady endeavors to build this church alongside her husband with a loving family atmosphere.
In addition to being our Minister of Music, Rev. Doreen is Executive Vice-President of Ministries and Director of Empowerment Women’s Ministry here at Faith Community Church. She is a graduate of Advanced Christian Training School in New Jersey and holds an Associate Degree from Fashion Institute of Technology in New York City where she majored in Fine Arts.
As a gifted bible teacher and requested speaker, Rev. Doreen has taught in churches, bible schools, and women's conferences delivering God’s Word with passion. Often drawing from her own life experiences, she relates to her audiences making the Word come alive. She knows firsthand the overcoming power available to those who put their faith and trust in the Lord Jesus Christ to be set free from addictions.
“Her faith in Christ, creativity and enthusiasm is inspiring.”
As a successful woman, wife and mother of three beautiful children, she understands the need to balance family life and ministry. Her desire simply is to make a positive impact for Jesus on everyone she meets, while working together with her husband as they lead Faith Community Church into the future.
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