Leadership

Pastor Steve
Pastor Kathy

Pastors Steve and Kathy Gray

Senior Pastors

Senior Pastors Steve and Kathy Gray are a big reason why so many call World Revival Church home. Their heart is to raise up passionate, empowered believers who are equipped to live victorious and productive lives.

Pastor Steve's biblical sermons bring stability to families and an inspired vision for the future. Speaking God's heart to this generation, many feel the transforming presence of God working through his messages. Steve's written several books to help people experience all God has for them, including an Amazon best-seller My Absurd Religion, When the Kingdom Comes and Follow the Fire.

Pastor Kathy's energy is contagious! Her preaching and ministry will break you free from anything holding you back in life, giving you what it takes to live strong for God. She's also written a number of books including Innocence Restored and HUA! - A Training Guide for Women, along with yearly journals focused on finding freedom and faith.

Together, Steve and Kathy have appeared on The 700 Club, Daystar Television Network, TBN, and CTN and also been featured in Charisma Magazine, Newsweek and other publications worldwide.

Steve and Kathy invite you to visit World Revival Church and get connected with this thriving congregation.

Many have found what they are searching for at World Revival Church. We hope you will too.

Eric Thomason

Staff Pastor

Eric oversees the worship teams at our View High and Johnson County campuses. Eric believes that praise and worship is much more than music, but it is a day to day experience, giving God worth in our lives. It is Eric’s desire that every person that walks into WRC would not only feel and know his presence, but that he will be blessed by our worship and love for him as well.

Mark Pederson

Staff Pastor

Mark Pederson wants to help you fully know God and involve Him in all aspects of your life. Mark combines a theology degree and years of pastor experience with compassion and a unique enthusiasm. He is a strong leader for the pre-service prayer team, middle school ministries, and he teaches in the WRSM and in Libby Lane Academy.

Jack Walter

Connections Pastor

Jack Walter’s goal is to help people become all that God created them to be. As Connections Pastor, he will help you get placed into the church body with your gifting, talent, and skills to be more of a part of what is happening here. With Jack’s background in business, ministry and education, he is able to help you with life’s issues that will help you be an overcomer. You are warmly welcomed to talk with him.

James & Jill Koppang

Young Adult Pastors

James & Jill are the pastors of the World Revival Church Young Adults. The two of them have a passion to see you fulfill your destiny in God. Mentoring and coaching the Young Adults into successful and powerful men and women of God is a big part of what these two do at World Revival Church.

Aaron & Whitney Lage

Campus Pastors

Aaron Lage is passionate about helping people connect with God. As one of our Campus Pastors, Aaron will make you feel at home and welcome every time you walk in the door. If you’re looking to grow in God or maybe just reconnect with Him after a long time away from church then make sure to meet Aaron and his wife Whitney. They’re desire is to enable you to experience God and become part of a thriving community of people who love God.

Bobbie King

Church Administrator

Bobbie King oversees the ministry departments of WRC, assisting the senior pastors and guiding in administrative, legal and financial areas. A strong asset to the WRC staff, Bobbie also serves as children’s pastor, giving leadership to the children’s ministries of WRC that impact hundreds of children’s lives weekly! Her love for kids extends to the Libby Lane Academy. As principal, her heart for children is enhanced with a B.S. in Social Work and extensive years of experience in that area. Bobbie, her husband J.D. King and their children live in Lee’s Summit, Missouri.

JD King

Staff Pastor
Director, World Revival Network

J.D. King actively engages in teaching, discipleship, and spiritual development. He loves helping people find their identity and grow into their God-given callings. Through prayer, connection, and counsel, he helps people move into their position at World Revival Church. In addition to pastoral responsibilities, J.D. also heads up World Revival Network of Ministries offering encouragement and assistance to church leaders around the world. Ministry is a family affair for J.D., with his wife Bobbie also on staff at WRC.