Leadership Team

Faith Church is led by people with a heart to serve and see others succeed in life.

Pastor Nathan Rouse

Dr. Nathan Rouse

Lead Pastor

A native Houstonian, Nathan brings a passion of ministry to Faith’s vibrant, growing community. Since 1994, his desire to learn and grow as a pastor has allowed him to take hold of his Bachelors in Pastoral Ministries and Master of Divinity from Southwestern Assemblies of God University, as well as a Doctorate of Ministry in Leadership and Preaching from George Fox University. Along with spending time with his wife and sons, he avidly roots for his favorite Texas sports teams.

Pastor Jennifer Murray

Dr. Jennifer Murray

Executive Pastor

Pastor Jennifer is a homegrown leader who first attended Faith with her family at the age of 9. She studied church ministries at Southwestern Assemblies of God University and unltimately received her doctorate in strategic Leadership from Regent University. She likes to travel and read books.

Pastor David Tran

David Tran

Assoc. Pastor of Church Ministries

Pastor David grew up in the Houston Vietnamese community where his parents pastored a local church. He also graduated from Southwestern Assemblies of God University and went on to co-found Street Hope. An inner city outreach ministry in Dallas that's still going strong today. He loves connecting people.

Pastor John Link

John Link

Seniors Pastor

Pastor John has been an ordained minister for over 30 years and has served Faith Church in the role of Pastoral Care for over eleven years. He's a member of the American Board of Biblical Accountability and American Association of Christian Counselors. He and his wife Penny enjoy museums and the outdoors.

Pastor Niki Heath

Niki Heath

Children's Pastor

Pastor Niki has been a part of Faith Church for over a year now. But you wouldn't know she's new from all the love she gets from our Faith KiDS. Pastor Niki always comes up with something fun and engaging for the KiDS and they always come away learning more about who Jesus is and what He did for us on the Cross.

Pastor Brian Castro

Brian Castro

Young Adults & Support Pastor

Pastor Brian is a native Houstonian and graduate of Jersey Village High School. He attended Sam Houston State University where he earned a degree in Criminal Justice. During his time at SHSU he connected with Chi Alpha which turned his heart toward ministry. He and his wife enjoy spending time with family and friends.

Pastor Brian Garcia

Brian Garcia

Worship Arts Pastor

Pastor Brian Garcia, also a native Houstonian, had an opportunity early on in his career to play with some very talented musicians and be a part of some big studio productions. A graduate of Liberty University, he's a fun guy that likes to keep it lite, have a good time, and worship Jesus. He enjoys hanging out with friends and family when he gets a chance.

Pastor Jonnie Darneal

Jonnie Darneal

Support Services Pastor

Pastor Jonnie Darneal was married to "Happy" who was one of the original pastors in the early years of Faith Church. She is the sweetest lady you'll ever meet and is so thankful for what God has done in her life and the lives of her family. She enjoys taking care of the staff here at Faith and we love her generosity.