About / Pastor Darren D. Gayle

 

Lead Pastor, Darren D. Gayle oversees one of the fastest growing churches on the Treasure Coast. The Family Life Worship Center (TFLWC), a place where everyone is family, was established in 2006 with just six members, and is now a congregate of more than 200 covenant partners and growing.

Pastor Gayle attributes TFLWC rapid growth and expansion to God’s grace and anointing upon a young preacher’s contemporary approach to ministry, which is attracting both old and young worshippers, as well as, a community of believers relying on their faith to sustain and preserve them through history most challenging times.

Beyond fueling people’s faith, Pastor Gayle, a scriptural pundit, offers a front-row seat on how to bridge generational gaps with sermons that deliver hope and healing through spiritual, economical and psychological empowerment.

Developing and implementing community outreach opportunities, Pastor Gayle continuously share the love of God while embracing children and families and sponsoring opportunities to serve with food drives during the Thanksgiving and Christmas holidays, faithfully feeding hundreds of people over the past two years.  Responding to the cry of the people, In 2010, Pastor Gayle’s ministry organized a workshop aimed at providing resources for distressed homeowners to help restructure their mortgages and successfully prevented foreclosures.

A father himself, Pastor Gayle is committed to the local youth, yearly establishing a back-to-school fundraiser which outfits more than 50 students with educational tools and necessities.  Furthermore, each year he also sponsors local soccer and football teams, and partners with the “Stop the Violence” campaign in Fort Pierce, Florida, a youth outreach mentoring program.

In 2009, Gospel Magazine recognized Pastor Gayle for his community service.

An advocate and role model for young men, Pastor Gayle’s other affiliations and service includes the hosting of a Black History Forum on local radio station 91.1 FM (WJFP), encouraging listeners to live productive lives that focus on financial fitness, entrepreneurial and educational enrichment and church engagement.

“The message of Jesus Christ must be constant,” Pastor Gayle said, “however, the message must be applicable to the generation to which it is ministered.  The goal of the church is to teach Christians how to live a balanced lifestyle.”

Fulfilling his vision to spread the gospel beyond the Florida region, Darren Gayle Ministries was founded in the year of 2000, as he traveled extensively across the United States and around the world.  With great passion and humility, Pastor Darren is fulfilling his goal of reaching the world for Christ as a regular host on the Trinity Broadcasting Network, a Christian broadcast outlet with an international audience.

Pastor Gayle credits his oratorical and spiritual development to two mentors:  Bishop Joseph Williams, Senior Pastor of Christ Church International, Queens, New York, who serves as his “Covering Pastor” and Bishop Noel Jones of Los Angeles, California, who also provides additional leadership and oversight.

“Darren is committed to ensuring that the needs of those in his community are met,” said Bishop Jones.  “He is hard working, demonstrates excellence in fulfilling his responsibilities and is an individual who is relational.  He is truly a servant of God, appointed to reach his local community in a positive manner, yet disseminating the Gospel throughout the world.”

Darren D. Gayle was born in London, England, the first born of John and Barbara Gayle, whom he now shepherds. He was called to the ministry at seven years old and preached the gospel throughout London. At thirteen years of age he migrated to Queens, New York.  Pastor Gayle embraces educational excellence and has earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Education at York College, New York, with a second Bachelor’s Degree in Religious Education from United Christian Bible College. In 2013 Pastor Gayle earned a Master’s Degree in Divinity from Emory University in Atlanta, Georgia where he is currently pursuing his Doctoral Degree in Theology.

Pastor Darren D. Gayle is married to his best friend and confidant, Lady Suzette Gayle, who supports him in ministry; they have two beautiful children, Justin and Janaé.