Rev. Stephen HamiltonFeaturing churches throughout Greater Los Angeles
By Cora Jackson-Fossett
Church Name: Â Spirit and Life Ministries
Pastor: Rev. Stephen Hamilton
Location and Phone: Â 12962 Vaughn Street, San Fernando, 818-896-5022
Sunday Â worship at Â 8:30 a.m. and 11:30 a.m.
Sunday Christian Education Classes at 10:15 a.m.
Tuesday Â Intercessory Prayer at 7 p.m.
Wednesday Bible Study at 7:30 p.m.
Mission statement: At Spirit and Life Ministries, our sole purpose is: To TOUCH lives by the Word of God, To REACH the world with the Gospel, To EXALT Christ in Worship, To EMPOWER hearts by love, and To TRANSFORM minds by the Spirit
About the Pastor: Born in 1963, baptized in 1969, and filled with the Holy Ghost at the ripe young age of 11, Pastor Hamilton not only comes from a family dedicated to worshiping the Lord, he has dedicated his life to it. Â Pastor Hamilton began attending Aenon Bible College in 1987, was ordained in 1990, began preaching in 1991, and became a Pastor in 1994. Calling the San Fernando Valley his home, Pastor Hamilton is a frequent guest preacher/teacher/speaker at churches across the country, as well as in the media with appearances on BET (Black Entertainment Television) among others.
This year, 2010, Pastor Hamilton will celebrate his 25th wedding anniversary with his beautiful wife, First Lady Carla Hamilton. Â They are the proud parents to one daughter and one son.
Upcoming special events you have planned this year?
June 26 - Women's Ministry presents "A Day at the Getty Center"
June 27, - Young Adults Mixer. (
July 4 - Back to School Fundraiser
What Words of Wisdom can you share: Â "Don't Sweat the Small Stuff." Â Remember that everything has God's fingerprints on it! Â Nothing happens in our lives surprises God. Â If Jesus is not worried, we shouldn't worry about it."