Pastors Darryl and Faith are the Lead Pastors at Spirit Church. Faith grew up in Cincinnati while Darryl grew up right here in Bartlesville. Both of them felt led to ministry in their adolescent years. They met in College while training for ministry. Pastor Darryl served as the President of the Student Government Association at Central Bible College. He earned an Associates Degree in Music, a Bachelor’s Degree in Bible from Central Bible College. Pastor Darryl has also earned a Master’s Degree in Theology from Oral Roberts University and a Doctorate in Ministry from the Assemblies of God Theological Seminary.
During his undergraduate work, Pastor Darryl trained for ministry at Honolulu First Assembly where he served as a ministry intern for Dr. Roy Sapp and Pastor Janet Kusuhara. The Woottons served a church in Ohio and a church in Tulsa before coming to Spirit Church. Dr. Wootton serves as an Executive Presbyter for the Oklahoma District Council of the Assemblies of God and as a General Presbyter for the U.S. General Council of the Assemblies of God. Darryl also serves on the Board of Agape Mission, Evangel University, and the Assemblies of God Theological Seminary. His passion is to encourage people to achieve the dreams God has already planted. The Woottons have served as lead Pastors at Spirit Church since 2003. Darryl’s great grandfather was a charter member of this church. Darryl and Faith are the proud parents of three beautiful children. They are honored to be a part of what they call, “the greatest church on the planet” – Spirit Church