Have you experienced the Fire of God? It has the power to burn up anything that’s not like Him and to purify us. We need the fire of God so that we may see His glory!
Join us as the Lord meets us, ignites a burning in our hearts and we are forever changed in the presence of His glory.
Wanda S. Briscoe is a native of St. Mary’s County, Maryland. Wanda was diagnosed with breast cancer in 2011, and she was the first person in her family to be diagnosed with this life-threatening disease. Wanda did not see breast cancer as a death sentence, and she started educating others about the disease. She wrote her first book in 2012, called “The Fight Within”, which is about her breast cancer journey. In 2014, Wanda co-wrote a book called “The Art of Activation” with 23 authors from around the country. Wanda has had the opportunity to grace the cover of three magazines, Southern Maryland Women (2014 & 2021) and Gospel 4 U (2015), for her breast cancer awareness. Wanda is an entrepreneur, and her first business is Mariposa Enterprises, LLC. Wanda is a Certified Forgiveness Coach, and she is currently studying to become a Certified Grief and Loss Counselor. By the end of 2022, Wanda will launch her non-profit organization called Healing Hearts International, which will counsel and help people heal from the trauma of cancer, grief, loss, and unforgiveness.
Chiquita Simmons, was born in Birmingham, Alabama, and is second to the oldest of four children. She received the Holy Ghost under the leadership of the late Apostle Ralph Green and Senior Pastor, Shirley Green. After graduating high school, she enrolled in undergraduate school at Virginia State University in Petersburg, Virginia, and majored in Mass Communications with a concentration in Print Media, and obtained her Bachelor of Arts degree. During her last year of undergraduate school is where she really developed her relationship with God. After graduation, she moved back to the Washington, DC area and started working for a law firm. A few years later she enrolled in bible classes in the Maryland area and continued her walk with the Lord. In 2010, she enrolled in an accelerated program at Nyack College in Washington, DC, and graduated with a Master of Science in Organizational Leadership in 2012. As time progressed, she reconnected with a friend (Dallas Simmons) who she had known for quite some time as they were on the choir together at Free Gospel. Although, years prior to that point, she did not think that the two who were once friends, God has something bigger in store for them and that they would one day become married. After courting for a short while, Dallas proposed, and they were married in May of 2011. Since then, they have had three children, Sarah, Samuel, and Elijah, and reside in the Southern Maryland area.
Donnita Fowler has over twenty years of experience in commercial real estate, with proven strengths in client satisfaction, tenant relations, financial management, capital project oversight, and vendor management. She has been an asset to established real estate firms in the DC region and has worked at Vornado, Monday Properties, and Jones Lange LaSalle. She is currently pursuing her CPM designation and holds an MD real estate license. Donnita was born and educated in Washington, D.C., and currently lives in Fort Washington, Maryland with her husband and children. In addition to her commitment as a real estate professional, Donnita is a certified life coach, and enjoys cooking, taking long walks, swimming, and watching movies. She also self-published three children’s books and two other self-published projects during the pandemic.
Beatrice Howard is a young woman who loves the Lord wholeheartedly. She is currently pursuing a BBA in Entrepreneurship at UNT. She serves at Heart of God Ministry in media and as an intercessor. Evangelism is close to her heart as she often hosts worship services for her family; this serves as a time to spread the Gospel of Jesus and of healing, deliverance, and baptism. Beatrice’s desire is to encourage others to pursue Jesus in all aspects of life.
Sarina R. Babb A native of Lakeland, Florida, Sarina moved to Tampa, FL in 2006 where she eventually met and married her husband of 13 years, Pastor Keith Babb III. After 9 years of marriage, God answered their prayers and blessed both Keith and Sarina with a bubbly baby girl named, Saria and 11 months later with a kindhearted baby boy named Kayden. Sarina received her Bachelor of Science in Management from the University of South Florida in 2012 and continued her academic pursuits by attending Liberty University and obtaining her Master of Arts in Human Services Counseling, with a concentration in Crisis Response and Trauma. In 2013, with Psalm 119:18 serving as the impetus, Sarina was compelled by God to launch His Eyes Publications, a venue where biblically-centered literature would cause believers and non-believers alike to see all of God's creation through the eyes of Christ. Sarina has written several blogs and authored three books entitled, “Going Back to Amnon’s House”, “Daily Burn” and “God Gave Us Grandmas”, a board book for preschoolers. Sarina was chosen twice to be one of the highlighted local authors for Barnes and Noble, at their Wesley Chapel location and her writings have been featured on a number of platforms including the Osprey Observer, the Tina Talks Truth Radio Show, the Canadian faith-based platform, Make Me Available and in the Purpose Driven Women’s Magazine. As a licensed minister, with a heart for serving others, on any given Sunday, Sarina can be found serving in numerous areas within the church, including the praise team, the youth ministry, the communications ministry, or teaching small groups.
Prophetess Diahanna Wright, a servant of the Lord, a Worshipper, a Handmaiden of the Father, the Visionary of Alabaster Healing Ministries, and P.A.G.A. Intercession Ministries. She conducts monthly liturgical dance classes for adults and children teaching them how to effectively dance strategically and foundation techniques where Holy Spirit ushers in HIS presence. Prophetess Diahanna travels globally ministering prophetically through worship in dance. She loves God's people and has a passion to see them healed, delivered, and set free into wholeness. Diahanna is a sent one into whatever environment God releases her to. She has an anointing for prophetic psalmist, she yields to Holy Spirit to move in the power and anointing of God. Her passion is prophetic evangelism where she demonstrates the power of Holy Spirit on the streets. Prophetess Diahanna is an overcomer and an advocate of domestic violence, thus her first book was birthed: "You Don't Know the Cost of My Oil." She is also the author of several other books: “Pitfalls of Worship in Dance”, “Rain” and “Come Close,” “The Fragrance of Hannah’s Prayer,” and soon to come “There is an Anointing in the Field.” She is the mother of 2 sons (Derrick and Delonte) and she enjoys spending time with her grandchildren Jeremiah, Katalaya and Khalil.
Prophet Angela Nicole Peyton is an authentic worshipper who’s sole purpose is marrying the prophetic and deliverance with the heart of worship. As a dynamic psalmist, teacher, and artist with various expressions, Angela uses each of the gifts that God has given her to bring us back to the heart and purpose of worship. Her stewardship of the word and the consecration of her life has increased her authority as a relevant voice to this generation. Her ministry is marked by the words, “Don't let me be a woman who is always learning and never able to come to the knowledge of the truth" (2 Timothy 3:7) Angela is currently a servant leader in the worship department at RHEMA Intentional Ministries under the leadership of Apostles Timothy and Kimberly Weathers, and is eager and committed to being prepared, proven and perfected as a leader.
Dr. Sharla Walker is a doctorally prepared pediatric nurse practitioner, nonprofit founder and strategist, podcaster, and author who is dedicated to helping women flourish in their faith, gifts, and God-given identity. Her podcast, God, Goals, and Girl Talk, delivers the word of God in an applicable way to help women have a deeper transformative relationship with God. The show has charted globally in over 10 countries, spreading the Good News and helping women flourish in their faith. As the Founder and CEO of Hearts Over Habits, Inc., Dr. Sharla has developed innovative strategies and systems to help improve the lives of young women in at risk communities. Her medical and nonprofit knowledge multiplied into a desire to help other women build strategic and sustainable nonprofit organizations. Dr. Walker is a ‘Kingdom Building Enthusiast’, who is on a mission to equip women of God to operate 'at the top of their God ordained license' in their faith, gifts, and God given identities.
Dr. Janice Denise Payne is the founder and CEO of Janice Payne Ministries. She is amorous, outspoken, bold, transparent and free. With her no-nonsense style, Janice travels extensively delivering bold, Bible-based messages that bring truth and transformation both in and outside of the church. She is an educator and a compassionate person who is dedicated to helping people spiritually and socially. Her two favorite scriptures are Isaiah 6:7 and Numbers 23:19, but, she stands firmly on Psalms 37. Prophetess Janice and her husband, Deacon Eugene Payne have experienced the miraculous, but more importantly, the two understand the significance of an intimate relationship with the Lord. She has written three books, several songs, plays, essays, poems, and re-written the Deacons manual at (Free Gospel) and a Protocol specialist manual at (The Navy Department); all inspired by God. Her majors are Psychology & Psychiatry. Janice received her Doctorate degree of Biblical studies. She is the author of Servanthood, a book dedicated to the relevancy of the importance of serving. In order to be effectively used by God, we must first become a prayer warrior and lastly, a servant. Janice was featured in The Washington Times, Serenity Woman’s Magazine, Diamond Diva’s Magazine and the Epitome Magazine. Janice and Eugene were featured on the 700 Club which was aired in 2010 for their powerful testimony. Dr. Payne was featured on The Impact Network television with Bishop Greg Davis to talk about her second book entitled: Lord, why is there so much pain in the church?” Janice & Eugene have been married for approximately 38 years and they are the proud parents of three adult children and six grandchildren. They love to travel, minister and pray together.
Tatum Temia Ayomike, is an award-winning entrepreneur, executive producer, author, and devoted Christian who has committed her life to help women bridge the gap between faith and business. Her impact as the CEO of Anchored Media includes a global reach of millions of listeners across 100+ produced podcast shows in just 2 years. Through her personal brand, Tatum has cultivated a community of businesswomen who give God full authority to use their business as a vessel for the Kingdom. Using the word of God as her platform, Tatum's prayer journal and published books offer instrumental guidance to ‘boss up’ in any entrepreneurial venture. Tatum has been featured in several magazines and publications and has been named as a Top 30 under 30 in the Washington, DC area.