Our Women's group is designed to lift up and encourage our ladies to grow in their faith together. Weekly discussions provide an atmosphere conducive to love, growth, and family closeness. Our ladies study together, pray together, laugh together, and gather around each other to encourage, support, and lift up in times of joy and times of need.
Women's Group Leader: Virginia Brace - Pastors Jerry and Virginia have been married more than 60 years and have three grown children and their spouses, eight grandchildren with spouses, and 13 great grandchildren. Virginia taught public school for six years and then spent five years as a clerk in the U.S. Postal Service before becoming postmaster for 24 years. They lived 28 years of their lives in Vici, Oklahoma where they raised their children. They have lived in Woodward since 1999.
They became a part of Living Word Fellowship in 1989 and have been heavily involved in ministry here since that time. They served as Elders and then Associate Pastors, where they currently serve. They were ordained into the ministry in 1993. Jerry has a pastor’s heart and is always wanting to visit with and wait on the people. Virginia operates in the office of Prophet and loves to encourage and help people fulfill what God has for them. Virginia is an anointed teacher and loves to share the word of God with others.
Our men's group encourages men to be courageous about living out their faith and bold in their role as men of God, husbands, fathers, brothers, and friends. Weekly discussions give our men a place to grow, to encourage each other, and to hold each other accountable to the word of God. They study together, pray together, laugh together, grow together, and do life together as a company of men of valor.
Men's Group Leader: Eric W. Cox - Pastors Eric and Shellee Cox have been married for more than 20 years. Eric received his Masters in Ministry from Wagner Leadership Institute and was commissioned as an apostle in 2007. They have three sons and one daughter with their spouses and nine grandchildren and counting, Pastor Eric was called into the Ministry after spending 18 years in the grocery industry. He and Shellee have lived in Woodward, Oklahoma for more than 17 years.
Together, Pastors Eric and Shellee lead Living Word Fellowship with boldness and compassion. They carry a strong apostolic and prophetic anointing that allows them to boldly lead Living Word Fellowship and the region into transformation.
The Woodward Country division of the Oklahoma Apostolic Prayer Network (OAPN) meets on Wednesdays at noon in the Weston Prayer Room for strategic prayer that affects the region. Living Word Fellowship partners with the vision of OAPN and HAPN (Heartland Apostolic Prayer Network) and their mission to see all of Oklahoma and all the home of the red man saved and transformed.
OAPN Woodward County Prayer Leader - Deborah Brawley
OAPN Regional Leader - Pastor Eric W. Cox
For more information on OAPN, visit their website at: www.OAPN.us
We are setting the captives free with the authority given to us by the blood of the Lamb. The enemy can no longer hold us back from fulfilling all that God has for us. Through our deliverance ministry, many have been set free and healed and now walk in a new clarity with the Lord. This ministry is bathed in much prayer and sacrifice. We are taking a stand against the enemy in the mighty name of Jesus!
Deliverance Ministry Leader: Kellye Daniel - Kellye and her husband Wayne live in Laverne, Oklahoma. She is the founder of Stand By Me Foundation, a ministry that provides clothing and furnishings at no cost to Navajo reservations. She has been in deliverance ministry for more than 18 years and has a passion to see people set free from bondages and strongholds.
LWF's praise and worship team is cutting-edge music and with a fresh prophetic sound, this team stands together as a willing vessel with a true heart of worship. Each week people are set free, their burdens removed and yokes destroyed, as they enter into this powerful time of worship. We invite you to come and experience the presence of God as we open up the windows of heaven with our powerful praise and intimate worship.
Worship Leader: Tatum Marlatt - Tatum and Bryce have been married for more than 20 years. The have four children and live in Woodward, Oklahoma. Tatum is active with the Pregnancy Center, After Prom, and other community projects. She has a heart that chases after God and changes the atmosphere around her through deep worship and high praise.
The Hope Center FRC was founded in 2001 as Families Helping Families (FHF) and is the largest food bank in Northwest Oklahoma. It works in conjunction with the Regional Food Bank and Feeding America to serve the food needs of 17 communities across 6 counties, providing staples for hundreds of families across the region. FHF operated out of a room at the back of Living Word Fellowship for many years. In 2018, the ministry moved into its own building under a new name - The Hope Center FRC. With this transition, the food bank is able to meet the needs of families across Northwest Oklahoma in a better, more personalized way.
Learn more about the Hope Center and how you can be a part of this ministry at their website www.hopecenterfrc.com
Hope Center FRC Director: Tonia Cain - Tonia and her husband Robbie oversee the operations of the Hope Center. They enjoy working with volunteers and helping clients get the foods they need for their families. Tonia and Robbie live in Woodward, Oklahoma with their children.
Celebrate Recovery (CR) is a bible-based recovery program that helps you heal and overcome hurts, habits, and hang-ups. CR maintains a Christ-centered view that helps you grow in your relationship with Jesus as you get free. No matter what the issue you're dealing with is - emotional, financial, relational, spiritual, sexual, etc. - as you fellowship with us and work the 8 Recovery Principles, you will experience profound life change and freedom from your hurts, hang-ups and habits. As you begin to grow spiritually and you become free from addictive, compulsive and dysfunctional behaviors. This freedom creates peace, serenity, joy, and a stronger personal relationship with God and others.
CR meets on Tuesdays at 6:30pm.
Celebrate Recovery Leader: Alicia Cole