ABOUT OUR PASTORS
Apostle Ray A. McQueen and his wife Sharon are the founders and pastors of Family Life Church in Lynchburg and Roanoke, Virginia. His unique delivery of the Word of God through humor and boldness captures the minds of his audiences. He has a powerful testimony of truly living by faith.
Founded in 1997, he obeyed the voice of God to start the ministry after serving in the United States Air Force for 10 years. Apostle Ray, through God, has produced a ministry that ministers to the whole man, body, soul, and spirit. He believes that Christians should live in the abundant life that was provided for by Jesus Christ.
His success in the ministry is attributed to his taking a stand on the scripture Genesis 12:3 and being an example to his congregation. Apostle Ray is a pastor, an author, teacher, and mentor to many. His ministry emphasis is on becoming devoted Christ followers.
Apostle Ray is the father to two children, as well as a spiritual father to hundreds at his ministry.
Sharon McQueen is Co-Founder and Pastor of Family Life Church located in Roanoke and Lynchburg Virginia. Pastor Sharon serves as overseer along-side her husband of twenty-nine years whom she met while serving in the US Navy. She is the proud mother of two adult children. She is also a spiritual mother to those in her local churches and to senior pastors and church leaders whom God has placed in her life to help maximize God’s assignment for their ministries.
Pastor Sharon received her Bachelor of Science degree at Lee University of Cleveland, Tennessee in Christian Leadership, Church Administration. She is passionate about developing and encouraging leaders to grow and discover their God given gifts and abilities to make an impact within the local church, the community and around the world.
Pastor Sharon is equally passionate about empowering women body, soul, and spirit through the ministering of the Word of God, fellowship, mentorship, and encouragement. She inspires hundreds of women in the Central Virginia area and throughout the United States, through her God given gifts. She is the founder and host of Woman To Woman Ministries, which overall objective is to exhibit the love of God, promote and sustain unity, encourage and uplift women within the church and community.