Pastor Darryl Holt
Pastor Holt has been involved in Christian ministry for over 30 years, he is the founder of Faith Life Church of God in Christ and Frontline Community Development Corporation. He is a writer, teacher and military historian. His ministry training began in Jacksonville, NC and has taken him across the European, African and Asian continents.
Serving a three-year Ministerial Apprenticeship in Urban Evangelism, Christian Education and Management, Church Administration under Superintendent Thomas Hammonds, Pastor of Friendly Church of God in Christ Inc., and served as Dean of the Laymen’s School of Ministry.
Under Bishop Samuel L. Green Jr., General Board Member and Prelate of the 2nd Jurisdiction, Virginia Church of God in Christ Inc., he served a 10-year Pastoral Apprenticeship in Pastoral Ministry and Administration, Ministerial and Ministry Ethics, Christian Education and Management, Mass Communications with an emphasis on the effective use of media in ministry; Youth incarceration with internships at both the Newport News and Hampton, VA Juvenile Detention Centers; and Church of God in Christ Polity at Regent University, Virginia Beach, Virginia.
In 1999, he and his family founded Faith Life Church of God in Christ in Chesapeake Virginia. In 2007, they purchased and renovated a 3600-square ft. former furniture store into their present facility. He is the son of the late Pastor Marvin F. Holt and Evangelist Cumerdis F. Looney, he is married to Evangelist Miriam Holt, together they have two sons and one grandson. They live in Chesapeake, VA.
Lady Miriam Holt
Evangelist Miriam Holt has been involved in Christian ministry for more than 30 years. Her passion for Women’s ministry, business acumen and administrative excellence have benefited ministries across two continents.
She is the Co-Founder of Faith Life Church of God in Christ, Founder of A Sister’s Heart Ministries, President and Owner of the Indispensable Church Administrators Group and a graduate of Norfolk State University.
She is the daughter of Deacon James Lamb and Mrs. Dorthy Lamb and wife of Pastor Darryl Holt. They have 2 children Brandon and Alex Holt,the founder of Alex Holt and Free Worship as well as a doting Grandmother to Ethan, their first grandchild. Miriam lives in Chesapeake Virginia with her family.
The First Family
“Family is important and the blessings of God is meant to last through many generations!”
Deacon Brandon Holt
The oldest of their children, is very active in the church and has been since 1999 when he along with his brother Alex worked along side their Parents to help found Faith Life Church of God in Christ in Chesapeake Virginia. His humor and congeniality is very disarming. He is a salesman and an avid student of Sports History…both which can be seen as he serves in the church. Brandon lives in Chesapeake, VA.
Elder Alexander Holt
The youngest of the their children began his ministry training in 2002. A singer, composer, graphic artist and business man his love for the Lord has taken him across the country. He studied business at Hampton University and is an award recipient of the Martin Luther King’s Jr. “I have a Dream” award.
He founded Alex Holt and Free Worship where he met and married to Tamarra Wilkes Holt. They have one son Ethan and resides in Norfolk, VA.