OUR FIVE CORE PRINCIPLES
- Worship- A connection with God that is lived, projected, and is contagious.
- Fellowship- A lifestyle of sincere love that spontaneously expresses trust and generosity.
- Discipleship- The foundation of growth of the believer through Biblical teaching using all the methods and resources available to replicate oneself in others.
- Ministry- Where people are guided to identify, develop , and use their gifts to serve the church and the community.
- Evangelism- A lifestyle that is compassionate, authentic, and relevant that reaches our society with the transforming power of God.
Meet our Pastors
Our Pastors have over 40 years of ministerial experience. They have devoted their entire lives to serving The Lord, their communities and most of all, God's beloved people.
Pastor Garza has 40 years of pastoral experience and has fulfilled God’s calling in his life by pastoring churches in Texas, New Mexico and now Arizona.
Pastor Garza has been married to Norma for 37 years and has two children, Jesus Jr. and Brenda, and two grand-daughters, Giana and Natalia. Pastor Garza's favorite sport is football and his favorite team is the Denver Broncos.
His desire is to see our community transformed by the power of God, for which he has always personally given his best and of his congregation; believing that ordinary people when empowered by God, are able to face the challenges of life and be successful in all areas of their lives.
As an Ordained Minister, together with my wife Kay, we currently serve at Revive Church in Chandler, Arizona as Associate Pastors. I have been in Ministry for 49 years and through those years; I have served as an Evangelist, Pastor in four churches, men’s leader, youth leader, Sunday school teacher of all ages as a Royal Ranger Leader in our local Section. I am the Arizona District Training Coordinator for Royal Rangers, also Western U.S Hispanic Representative for the National Royal Rangers Ministries.
I studied at Latin American Bible Institute in Ysleta, El Paso, Texas., and Texas Jr College. I served in U.S. Marine Corps and U.S. Army during the Vietnam War. I worked for the U.S. Department of Justice & U.S. Department of Homeland Security.
I have a beautiful family, my wife and I enjoy and love serving God.
Meet our Associates
Our team of Associates is composed of a multi-generation group of people who love God, His people and are vital to the fulfillment of the mission God placed in the heart of Revive Church, which is to take people from where they are and take them where God wants them to be.
Over the past 20 years, I have had the opportunity to serve as youth pastor, children's pastor, and missionary to Paraguay. I enjoy all aspects of church ministry and leadership.
Currently, as Strategic Director for Revive Church, I have the privilege of working with a fantastic inter-generational leadership team to implement the five purposes of Worship, Fellowship, Ministry, Evangelism, and Discipleship in the life of our church and members.
I have 3 wonderful children who were born and raised in Revive Church. I am sooo excited about what God has for our church.
I can't resist chocolate and my favorite restaurant is Rigatony's.
My life radically changed 12 years ago through an experience I will never forget. Through that experience, God took me from being a drug-dealing criminal to now becoming a Credentialed Ordained Minister with the Assemblies of God. I have served at Revive Church as Director of the Royal Rangers, Director of the Translating ministry and in various other ministries.
Currently, as Communications Director at Revive Church, I have the privilege of working with an enthusiastic team that promotes the church values, mission and events through weekly announcements, flyers, social media and other outreach avenues.
I have a beautiful wife, Candice, and 4 wonderful children that keep me on my toes and in line! As a California native, I love the Raiders, Dodgers and Lakers. I love going paint-balling and playing soccer.
I am extremely excited to see what God continues to do in our congregation and community through Revive Church.
Get in touch with us...
Do not hesitate to reach out to any of our staff if you have any questions or concerns.