Calvin J. Walker
Pastor Calvin J. Walker is the lead pastor and co-founder of The Refuge Christian Center. Calvin was born and raised in Lubbock, TX. He moved to the Dallas/Ft. Worth area in 2005. In 2008, Calvin married Eld Rayanna Walker. They have three beautiful children: Melody, Gabriel, and Zoe.
Calvin has been active in ministry for most of his life. As a young man, he was integral in the music department and other arts ministries at his home church. He was licensed to preach the gospel in 2008. In 2013, he was ordained as a pastor. Since 2006, Calvin has served in various capacities at Latter House Glory Tabernacle under the leadership of Apostle Elton Monday.
Calvin has a passion for seeing people operate in their purpose. His background in the arts has given him a love for artists and arts ministries. Moreover, he has a heart for the lost and individuals who may have shied away from the church. It is his goal to present the gospel in an accessible and understandable way. In doing this, he hopes to create disciples that have been equipped to disciple.
Rayanna S. Walker
Pastor Rayanna S. Walker is the co-founder of The Refuge Christian Center. Rayanna was born in Youngstown, OH. She spent the bulk of her life living in the Dallas/Ft. Worth area. In 2008, Rayanna married Pastor Calvin J Walker. They have three beautiful children: Melody, Gabriel, and Zoe.
Rayanna has been active in ministry for most of her life. She has served in children’s ministry, Youth ministry, music ministry, arts ministry, and more. She was licensed to preach the gospel in 2006. In 2013, she was ordained as an elder. Since 2006, Rayanna has served in various capacities at Latter House Glory Tabernacle under the leadership of Apostle Elton Monday.
Rayanna has a passion for seeing souls saved, peopled healed and delivered, and seeing the body of Christ functioning at its full potential. She has worked tirelessly serving at-risk youth of Denton and Collin County, and has a heart to seeing the mindsets of young people change for the better.