Christopher Stokes - Youth Pastor & Brandy Stokes - Praise Team Leader

Christopher and Brandy Stokes came to the Highest Praise in 2009 and were married in June of 2010. Christopher is currently the Youth Pastor, Teen Sunday School Teacher and supports the Music Ministry. Sister Brandy is the Praise Team Leader, coordinates the Drama Team, supports the Youth Ministry and Women of Excellence. Christopher and Brandy are a constant source of strength for our leadership and youth in the church. They have two beautiful children that are growing in the ministry.


  Bro. Thomas Stokes & Linda Stokes - Director of Ushers and Hostesses

Thomas is our church head usher, sound booth person, men ministry coordinator, Sunday school bus ministry and Linda Stokes is a Sunday school teacher and nursery class teacher. They are a great blessing to the church in so many ways. Sister Linda is part of the Praise team, and Drama team. She also supports the Women of Excellence Ministry and Children’s Church. It is wonderful blessing to have great young leaders like Thomas and Linda at the Highest Praise Ministries.


 Bro. Rafael Powell & Sis. Phyllis Powell

Rafael and Phyllis are involved in almost every area of our church and have proven to be knowledgeable and reliable. Rafael's love for cooking has taken our church dinners to the next level. His great tasting food is like no other. He is also the leader of the Men's Department Prayer Breakfast. Phyllis is one of our Outreach Personnel, Activities Director, Praise Team member, Sunday School Teacher, and Media Director (website). 



 Sis. Janee Stoess

Sis. Janee is a blessing to our ministry. She is eager to begin working with our youth, committed to serving in the house of the Lord by tidying the sanctuary, and she makes herself available to serve on our event committees. Her diligence and persistence to gain knowledge and grow in this ministry has proven that she is a true woman of God.