Our Founding Pastors

Pastor Allen and Velda Bates

Pastor Allen and Velda Bates are the senior pastors and founders of Victory Church. Pastor Allen is a gifted teacher and speaker who teaches us how to apply biblical principles to our everyday lives. Victory is blessed to have a God-called pastor that is full of integrity and the knowledge of God’s Word. He is a man of prayer that refuses to shy away from preaching the truths of God’s Word.

Pastor Allen and Velda, have three adult children, four grandsons, and two granddaughters. Pastor Allen enjoys skeet-shooting, spending time with his grandkids and watching VCA Sports. Follow Pastor Allen on Twitter below and Velda on Victory Ladies Facebook page.

Meet the Staff.

Dondra Kelley

Worship Director

Larry Wanderski

Children's Pastor

 Savanna Lockhart

Nursery Director

Josh & Leanna Prock

Youth Team

Amanda Zwingler

Preschool Director

Caron Beck

Bookstore Manager

Dorie Potter


Emily Beck

Administrative Assistant

Karla Maxwell

Hospitality Director

Tiffany Boyce

Guest Services

Linda Matthews

Daycare Director