MTC, founded by Pastors William and Sharon Crest, held its first service on November 21, 1999 at the Founders Inn in Virginia.
Pastors of MTC
On May 25, 1980 Pastor Crest was transformed by the power of God and faithfully served in a variety of positions for a span of 19½ years at the Holy Light Church of Deliverance, founded by Bishop Samuel L. Carruth.
Pastor Crest holds a Bachelors of Arts Degree in Theology.
was converted on September 12, 1976 in Rock Church
, founded by Bishop John and Pastor Anne Gimenez, where she
also graduated from Rock Bible Institute
with an Associate Degree in Ministerial Studies.
Pastor Sharon faithfully served in a variety of positions at Rock Church and joined Pastor Crest at Holy Light, faithfully serving for an additional 11 years.
Being employed by the Christian Broadcasting Network; they acquired over 25 years of business management experience.
Through the direction of the Lord, Pastor Crest met with Bishop Carruth to discuss his vision to start More Than Conquerors Church/Ministries in the city of Virginia Beach.
began with nine adults and their children meeting in Pastor Crest's
home on Wednesday nights and the Founders Inn
on Sundays, subsequently moving to the Clarion Hotel in Virginia Beach , where they held both Wednesday and Sunday services for almost a year.