GREAT HOST MINISTRIES BOARD OF DIRECTORS
Rev. Lora Allison is a prophetic ministry, presenting the Word of the Lord with accuracy and love. She moves powerfully in the gifts of the Spirit, with a passion to see the whole person transformed wholly. Her ministry ignites the Presence of the Lord in a deep river, with signs and wonders following. Known for her clear, frank and scripturally grounded teaching, Lora delivers the Word with humor and love, making her ministry not only life changing but enjoyable as well. Lora has written seven books, and for a number of years has been hosting dynamic conferences with focus toward the presence of the Lord and revival.
Lora co-founded and serves as President of Great Host Ministries International. She has ministered in over forty nations, serving in Bible Schools, churches, and conferences as well as teaching extensively across the United States.
She is Founder and President of Celebration Ministries, and lives in Texas with her husband, Richard.
Pastor Pat McElwee brings a message of healing and wholeness. Her passion is to see the Kingdom of God expressed and established through acts of love. She carries an anointing that breaks chains and brings freedom in the depths of the spirit, soul and physical body. She has a heart of compassion for leaders, to see them whole, empowered, encouraged, fully trained and equipped, while drawing them deeper into the love of God.
Pat ministers in the United States and internationally, preaching, teaching and demonstrating God’s glorious kingdom and goodness. Through her ministry she is often seeing physical healing through the healing of deep emotional wounds. With a unique teaching gift, wisdom and prophetic ministry, she releases people to hope again and to walk in the power of the Holy Spirit. Pat and her husband, Mark, co-pastor Heart of God Church and Ministries in San Diego, California.
Rev. Janice Dickson, LPC is a speaker and teacher who has worked as a licensed professional counselor and marriage and family therapist for over thirty years. With a Master’s degree in Behavioral Science, she has worked with the Christian psychiatric hospital program called Rapha, in drug and alcohol rehab programs, and continues her own inner healing ministry. Janice has a deep desire for people to be released and free to become the person God created them to be. The gifts of discernment, word of knowledge, and prophecy are a hallmark of her ministry. She is highly regarded not only in the Body of Christ but within her professional field as a person of integrity who handles the word of God carefully, telling the truth in love to bring freedom to the whole person.
Janice is a strong leader with past experience in several positions of upper level leadership in Women’s Aglow for many years, as well as in healing programs in local churches. She and her husband, a NASA engineer, have children and grandchildren and live in the Houston, Texas area.
Minister Nicole Kuhl is a prophetic minister and a dynamic speaker, writer, and life coach. She is the owner and founder of Kuhl Coaching, and served for many years as an Elder at Harvest Renewal Church. With a warm and loving heart for God’s people, she has a passion for the ministry of Intercession. She was the former Campus Director of Every Nation Ministries and lives in Richmond, Virginia, with her husband Greg and their three children.
INACTIVE MEMBERS OF THE BOARD
Rev. Gerie Martin is recognized and anointed as a prophetess, using this gifting and office strongly in her teaching ministry, releasing the gifts of healing, word of knowledge and prophecy in powerful prophetic flow. She founded and is the President of Loaves & Fishes Ministries and has traveled extensively, speaking and ministering in churches, seminars, retreats and conferences in the United States and around the world. The flow of the Holy Spirit in and through her ministry and teaching gifts blesses His people and ignites fresh, prophetic flow to services, churches and regions.
Pastor Joni Stevenson revives and edifies the Body of Christ as the grace that is upon her elevates congregations into the glory of God and ignites their faith and passion for Christ. Joni flows freely with the Holy Spirit demonstrating the power of God with gifts of the Spirit, miracles and healings. She brings a ‘right on’, now message with precise New Testament doctrine, traveling both nationally and internationally to preach in churches and conferences. Joni founded and co-pastors Houston Faith Church with her husband, Chas. TX.
Dr. Candi MacAlpine’s life purpose is to support the Body of Christ in receiving certainty and truth so that wisdom is imparted, and hope and courage arise. Her desire is to free God’s people to move forward and fulfill their destiny with integrity and excellence. Her sharp and concise prophetic calling serves as a breaker anointing which releases people, churches and regions into their destiny. Candi pioneered and maintains Destiny Training Center in Oakhurst, California, and is the Central and Southern California Overseer for Christian International, under Bishop Bill Hamon.
Cheryl Ballard is an ordained minister and founder of New Heart & Life Ministries International. She has served the Body of Christ for over 20 years traveling nationally and internationally, speaking and leading teams. She is a respected voice, a prophetic ministry and watchman to the Kingdom of God and its leaders. Cheryl’s call and destiny is to unlock potential and to release the heart of God and His purposes corporately, bringing definition and direction to build regions and prepare the way of the Lord.