Our Leadership Team
Brenda Rather is founder of SSMA and its covering ministry, Alvin Healing Rooms. She discovered Jesus the healer as a child and pursues God’s ways of releasing His love, grace, compassion and healing through the gifts of the Spirit and authority of the believer. Her desire is to encourage others in their pursuit of understanding their identity as a son or daughter of God and operating in the gifts of the Spirit. She has 20 years of experience in full-time ministry and serves the faculty and students in the vision and direction of the school, in leadership and administrative duties.
Ann Stephens was raised in an atmosphere of revival and love for Jesus. She is a passionate advocate of the goodness and grace of God and the sonship of the believer. She is grounded in a lifestyle of resting in the power of God’s presence and disciples others as they grow in the revelation of the finished work of Jesus. She serves the body of Christ in several capacities including SSMA’s covering ministry, Alvin Healing Rooms. She taught high school and college classes in the public and private sectors for 30 years. Ann is assistant to the leadership team and financial director of SSMA.
Revival Groups Pastor
Corey Schulz is passionate about seeing others trained and equipped in the gifts of the Holy Spirit. Most importantly he loves to see others grow in the revelation of the true nature and character of Christ. He has served in evangelistic, pastoral and teaching roles. He also served as a leader in prison ministry and in 2012 was ordained in inner healing deliverance ministry. He is a graduate of Victory School of Supernatural Ministry’s two-year program and served an additional two years on VSSM’s leadership team. He currently works in full-time ministry at a substance abuse recovery facility.
J.J. McKinzie has over 25 years experience as a Christian apologist, teacher, instructor, consultant, and facilitator. He has a passion for sharing the Gospel of grace and is an avid, life-long learner and Truth seeker interested in a diverse number of topics related to science, history, apologetics, philosophy, creation, and their theological implications. J.J. has earned advanced degrees in Psychology, Business, Instructional Design, and Future Studies and is a graduate of Charis Bible College. He serves as lead instructor and coordinates the school’s LMS and facilitates weekly classes.