About Our Pastor


 

     Pastor Hilton R. Wells is originally from Mobile, Alabama. He served in the U.S. Air Force for over eleven years before getting out to serve God as the pastor of this church. He has an Associates degree in Weather Technology and in Human Resource Management. He also completed a Bachelor of Science degree in Occupational Education with a major in Human Services from Wayland Baptist University. He attended Liberty University and New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary as a graduate student obtaining a Master of Arts degree in Missiology. During his tenure in the ministry Pastor Wells has served in various positions such as: youth pastor, prison ministry, street evangelism, and assistant pastor before becoming the pastor of this church. He accepted his call to ministry on March 23, 1997. He was licensed as a minister on June 14, 1998 in Anchorage, Alaska under Bishop Charles D. Williams of the Northern District Church of God in Christ. He was ordained and installed as pastor of Rivers of Living Water (Word of Faith Community Church) on June 4, 2006 under Bishop Carl Clark Sr.
      Minister Aurora S. Wells is originally from Fairbanks, Alaska. She and Pastor Wells were married on July 31, 1999 while he was stationed in Fairbanks with the Air Force. Minister Wells holds an Associate degree in General Studies with an emphasis in Early Childhood Education from Northwestern University. Minister Wells is an author, an anointed psalmist, intercessor, preacher and teacher. She has held various positions during her ministry such as: praise and worship leader, women’s conference speaker, Sunday school teacher, and choir director.

Pastor and Minister Wells currently reside in Deridder, LA where they are rearing two wonderful children.