History

Milestones of Faith Center Ministries

  • Church Fellowship Organized – March 7, 1987
    2626 Altamira Drive – West Covina, California
  • Moved into First Worship Building – Sunday, May 17, 1987
    Hollingsworth Elementary School – West Covina, California
  • First Children’s Church Organized – August 1987
  • First Anniversary Celebration & First Church Picnic – May 29, 1987
    Otterbein Park – City of Industry, California
  • Church Incorporated with the State of California – February 18, 1989
  • First Board of Directors Elected – February 22, 1989
  • First Women’s Day Service – Sunday, November 19, 1989
    “Commissioned to Win” – Lady Gloria Gridiron, Speaker
  • First Choir Trip- July 3-4, 1991
    House of Prayer COGIC – San Luis Obispo, California
  • First Men’s Day Service – Sunday, September 29, 1991
    “Looking for a Man” – Elder Uleses Henderson, Sr., Speaker
  • Purchased Property- June 1992
    Corner of Lemon Avenue & Amar Road
  • Leased Property – August 1992
    20470-A Yellow Brick Road – Walnut, California
  • Pastor Gridiron Retired from USPS – October 1992
    Became Full Time Pastor
  • First Funeral Performed at Faith Center Ministries– April 24, 1993
    Master Patrick D. Sinclair
  • First Church Camping Trip – July 2-4, 1993
    Holcomb Valley Campground (aka “Hocomb-Pocomb”) – Big Bear, California
  • Purchased Property at 20470-A Yellow Brick Road – July 1994
    First Church Van Purchased – June 15, 1997
  • Pastor & Lady Gridiron and Members travel to World Pentecostal Convention
    Isreal