We Value working together to accomplish God's mission in our district. The district team is bigger than the people mentioned below because its made up of anyone that comes alongside and hand in hand extend the Kingdom of God, which is what we are called to do. If you haven't already joined us you are welcome to.
Dan and his wife, Jan, brought a church into Foursquare and became a licensed minister in 2002. Before becoming a senior pastor, Dan has served as a youth pastor, Christian Education pastor, and as an assistant pastor of outreach and assimilation. Dan has also served as a missionary with Youth For Christ and he has always loved camp ministry. In fact Dan was ordained with Foursquare at summer camp.
Dan graduated from Nyack College and received his Master’s degree from Denver Seminary. Dan currently serves as the lead pastor at Real Life Church in Tampa Florida. Dan and Jan have four children and three grandchildren.
- Favorite Food: anything hot and spicy
- Favorite Place: visiting Europe
- Favorite Memory in Ministry: working with his wife and children in the ministry
- Favorite Scripture: We love because He first loved us. (I John 4:19)
Gil Dirmann, Jr. serves as the Regional Superintendent for the Carolina-South Area of the Southeast District. Gil also serves as a member of the SED Ethics Committee and the SED Board of Elders.
In addition to his roles at the District level, Gil serves as senior pastor of Lakeshore Christian Fellowship, a multi-site church that serves the surrounding communities of Tega Cay, Rock Hill, and Catawba in South Carolina.
Pastor Gil has been a part of the Foursquare family since graduating from LIFE Bible College in 1990. He moved to South Carolina with his wife, Debbie in 2003. Together, they have three children, Brandon, Brittany, and Breanna who are now all grown and serve in ministry. His son, Brandon, married Jenny in 2009, graduated from Lee University, and currently serves on staff as the Next-Gen pastor.
As pastors, Gil and Debbie are endeavoring to establish a ministry that reaches their communities with the Gospel of Jesus Christ in a way that…God’s love is confirmed, their hope is renewed, and their faith in a living Savior comes to life.
Gil and Debbie live in the town of Fort Mill, centrally located within the three Lakeshore campuses.
Favorite Food: Ice cream, ice cream, ice cream…
Favorite Place: Home with family
Favorite memory in ministry: Too many to choose from…but moving across the country to South Carolina would be in the top 10!
Favorite Scripture: Psalm 103
Huey Hudson is Senior Pastor of Restoration Foursquare Church in Madison, Alabama where he has served in this capacity since September 2005. Prior to becoming Senior Pastor, Huey was the Associate Pastor of Restoration Church from March 1995 until his appointment as Senior Pastor.
Huey and his wife Ruth have been married for over 25 years, and together they have seven children and nine grandchildren. Their strong sense of family has allowed them to cultivate a loving and caring environment at Restoration Church, an environment that promotes unity, inner healing, and a keen votesoplet.ca awareness of the love of God. Huey and Ruth were both born in Louisiana, but through the leading of the Lord, have made their home in Madison, Alabama since 1986.
Huey serves on the Cabinet of The International Church of The Foursquare Gospel (ICFG), serves as State Superintendent for Alabama and Western Tennessee, as an fazmassage.ca elder for the Southeast District, on the Board of Directors for Ignite Academy, a subsidiary of the ICFG, and as national chairperson for the African American Council.
Huey earned a B.S.E.E degree from Southern University in 1981, and worked as an Electrical Engineer for more than 25 miltonrefs.ca years. He has also earned many hours of continuous learning credits in the area of ministry training and advancement. He also completed “The Jack W. Hayford School of Pastoral Nurture”.
- Favorite Food – Cajun
- Favorite Past time – Reading a great book
- Favorite Sports – College Football
- Favorite Life Fact – Huey’s complexecmm.ca father was a Missionary Baptist Pastor; Huey is one of 6 boys in his family, with all six having served in the ministry.
JoAn serves as the Carolinas North Regional Superintendent which consists of 35 churches broken down into five divisions, each led by a divisional pastor.
JR Gonzalez serves as the North & Central Florida Regional Superintendent for the Hispanic/Multicultural Churches.
Pastor JR and Grace Gonzalez have been married since 1981. They have three adult children
, Alexander, Jo-El & Gracie and 3 grandchildren. Alexander, who is married to Jillian have one daughter, Sofia Grace. Jo-El, married to Annette have 2 children, Jayden Peter and Olivia Marie.
JR and Grace Gonzalez are currently Senior Pastors of New Beginnings Church in Orlando Florida.
Pastor JR’s vision is to see people have passion for God and be compassionate with each other. Grace co-pastors with JR and they are a true team. Their passion is to see people as God sees them and help them fulfill their destiny in life. They are called to restore the hurting, the fallen, the rejected and the lost. They love to see transformation at work and God’s glory revealed.
Favorite Food: Seafood
Favorite Place: Home with family
Favorite memory in ministry: Lots of good memories! Baptizing my children in water and now dedicating my grandchildren to the Lord.
Also the “Aha” moments when people get the Word!
Favorite Scripture: Galatians 2:20
Tina has served in ministry for over 25 years. She came into Foursquare when she met and married the love of her life, Jon, in 1991. She served as Co Pastor of the Adairsville Foursquare Church for 13 years. In 2009 she became the Lead Pastor and began the process of reimagining how they would “do” church. Today she leads The Living Way Network, a global network of missional communities and leaders within The Foursquare Church. LWN’s hub of operation is a community center and coffee shop in Adairsville, Georgia.
Being born and raised a Georgia Peach, Tina is thrilled to serve as the Regional Superintendent for Georgia and East Tenn. Her passion is caring for leaders and seeing the Kingdom expanded through effective ministry. She has three beautiful daughters, one in college, one in high school and one in Jr High. She enjoys living in the rural, northwest suburbs of Atlanta where you can still hear the crickets at night.
Favorite Food: Grilled scallops and lobster
Favorite Place: The beach
Favorite memory in ministry: leading worship with my husband and daughter Rachel
Favorite Scripture: Isaiah 54:14AMP “You will be firmly established in righteousness: You will be far from [even the thought of] oppression, for you will not fear, And from terror, for it will not come near you.”
Mikell Castex, originated from Cienfuegos, Cuba, has been pastor of Hope Chapel from January 8, 2012. Pastor Mikell Castex, was ministering and shepherding with his wife for the Hispanic community in Hope Chapel - Apex, since 2010 , which later became what is now Capilla de Esperanza.
Pastor Mikell Castex, graduated from the Angelus Bible Institute. He is married to Aida Castex. Together they are committed to expand the ministry and teach the gospel of Jesus Christ, a call they both received many years ago.
The Castex pastors were called to the pastorate in 2010, and it is for this reason that they arrived at Hope Chapel - Apex, "a church God used to start this beautiful path" admits the pastor Mikell.
- Favorite food: Italian food
- Favorite place: Visiting Israel
- Favorite Memory in Ministry: Working with my wife in the ministry
- Favorite scripture: Isaiah 43