Pastor Jason and Rachel Houston
Pastor Jason Houston is an Ordained Minister with the Assemblies of God. He ministers with a boldness and love following the leading of the Holy Spirit. He and his wife, Rachel, have pastored for over twenty years serving in Missouri, Arkansas, New Mexico, Tennessee and now, Texas. They have served the church in various capacities from Music and Worship Pastors to Associate and Lead Pastors as well as Itinerant Ministers.
Prior to the ministry, Pastor Jason performed as a professional musician working with artists such as Andy Williams, Pat Boone, Debby Boone, Glen Campbell, Robert Goulet and many others. He is also a former Music Educator teaching privately and publicly throughout his tenure in ministry. Pastor Jason is an accomplished musician, and he holds a Bachelors of Music in Keyboard Performance from Arkansas State University. He also completed Teacher Licensure at the University of Tennessee at Martin.
The Houston’s relocated to Clarendon, Texas in January of 2021 to serve as Pastor of Clarendon First Assembly of God. There are great things in store for the Kingdom of God even amid the challenging days of our time. It is exciting to be a part of the Spiritual growth and renewal of the Clarendon area.
Pastor Jason and Sister Rachel also direct and supervise Houston Faith Ministries. This ministry was launched in 2016, and has been a great addition and blessing. Through the ministry and support of HFM, they have been able to travel extensively both across the United States and internationally. The focus and assignment of Houston Faith Ministries is to strengthen and build the body of Christ through ministry of the WORD and music. They are actively engaged in revitalizing the church abroad as well as strengthening local Pastors and leaders. The Houston’s currently have several worship and teaching albums available as excellent resources. They have written several worship songs, and are in the process of releasing more.
Sister Rachel Houston is also a gifted and anointed teacher and preacher of the WORD of God. She ministers with grace and beauty alongside her husband, and is a tremendous blessing to the church. She holds a Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education from the University of New Mexico and a Masters in Special Education from the University of Arkansas. She has taught public school for over sixteen years.
Pastor Jason and Sister Rachel Houston have been married for twenty-three years. They are blessed with two young adult sons, Alex and Aaron. Alex and Aaron are both actively involved in the ministry, and have been a vital part of the churches where the Houston’s have served. They are all talented musicians and vocalists.
Pastor Jason and Sister Rachel are extremely excited and honored to serve the community of Clarendon, and look forward to the great things God is going to do in His church!