MEET OUR PASTORS
Pastor Joel Holmes
Pastor Joel Holmes serves as co-pastor of the First Pentecostal Church. Pastor Holmes is married to Jonette. At the age of sixteen, Pastor Joel Holmes began preaching. He traveled throughout the United States and Canada evangelizing until the age of nineteen when his father, Bishop A.O. Holmes was stricken with a paralyzing stroke. At this tender age, he assumed the pastorate of the First Pentecostal Church. Under his able leadership, the church has experienced growth—spiritually and numerically. Pastor Joel Holmes is a visionary who has led the church through three sanctuary building campaigns, and numerous other projects. The hallmark of his fifty years of ministry is prayer. Pastor Joel Holmes preaches it and lives it.
PAstor Nathan Holmes
Pastor Nathan Holmes serves as co-pastor of the First Pentecostal Church and president of Truth College at the Rock in North Little Rock, Arkansas. Nathan is married to Mandie and they have three children, Benson, Beatrice, and Camilla. At sixteen years of age, Pastor Nathan answered the call to the preaching ministry. He attended Harding University, where he received a B.A. in Communication. In May 2016, Nathan graduated with a Masters in Theological Studies from Regent University in Virginia Beach, Virginia. Currently, he is pursing a PhD in Theology and Religion from the University of Birmingham, United Kingdom. Pastor Nathan Holmes possess a passion for the study of the Word. Discipleship is his primary focus.