Pastor Virgil Stokes and his wife Judy pioneered FCF of Tucson in 2004. He has previously served as a pastor in Oklahoma, New York, and Arizona. In 1981, he founded Abundant Heart Ministries, and have been involved in training pastors and church leaders at home and abroad ever since. Beginning in 1988, Faith Ministry Training Institute has been “training regular people for remarkable things.” FMTI is currently active in Tucson and many other places. Pastor Virgil’s ministry is marked by a commitment to the truth of the Word of God and the power of the Spirit.
Pastor Virgil is a graduate of the University of Oklahoma. Both he and Judy are graduates of Rhema Bible Training College. Since 2000, Virgil has served in various leadership positions for Faith Christian Fellowship International. As a prolific writer, he has authored several books as well as curriculum material for Faith Ministry Training Institute.
Courses taught by Pastor Virgil: The Gifts and Ministries of the Holy Spirit, Bible Interpretation – Introduction to Hermeneutics