Who We Are
“Consequently, you are no longer foreigners and aliens, but fellow citizens with God's people and members of God’s household, built on the foundation of the apostles and prophets, with Christ Jesus himself as the chief cornerstone. In him the whole building is joined together and rises to become a holy temple in the Lord. And in him you too are being built together to become a dwelling in which God lives by his Spirit.” Ephesians 2:19-22
After Pastor Chad graduated from AGTS in 1998 with his Master’s of Divinity degree, he married and took a job teaching in a Bible university overseas in Singapore. During the 2 ½ years he was there, he and his wife began to hear God’s calling for them to return to America and start a church. Shortly after, God revealed that he wanted His church to be in Irving Texas—where both Pastor Chad and Pastor Jennifer grew up!
In February of 2001, Pastors Chad and Jennifer came home for a time of planning and Living Word Global Church had the first meeting in the way of a Bible Study held at the Custer residence.
In September 0f 2001, Pastors Chad and Jennifer returned home from Singapore. On September 23, 2001 the first public meeting was held in 118 W. Irving Blvd.—the first building that God had us meet to worship Him together in.On October 2002, God moved us into this building and it has been a wonderful blessing to us…
“But God has combined the members of the body and has given greater honor to the parts that lacked it, so that there should be no division in the body, but that its parts should have equal concern for each other. If one part suffers, every part suffers with it; if one part is honored, every part rejoices with it.”