Senior Pastor / Director of Spiritual Development
Pastor Troy G. Reynolds has a associates in Theology from Purpose Institute. He is a bi-vocational pastor working full time. Pastor Reynolds has been involved in ministry since the age of 14. He began his ministry in the Church of God (Headquartered in Cleveland, TN). He worked faithfully in his local church until the Lord directed him to the ministries of the United Pentecostal Church, International. In 1998, after feeling a strong impression from the spirit and he was baptized at the First Apostolic Church in Centralia, Illinois where he later served faithfully until the fall of 1999. In 1999 he met a wonderful woman that would become his wife for more than 15 years. He married First Lady Kayla J Modglin-Reynolds on December 18, 1999. They began their ministry together as Directors of Sunday School at the First Pentecostal Church - Salem, Illinois. In July 2003 the Lord took Pastor & First Lady Kayla Reynolds in a new direction for their ministry and they began assisting a struggling church in Farina, Illinois. In June 2004, Pastor Reynolds was named Senior Pastor of Calvary Church UPCI (formerly First Apostolic Church - Farina). He faithfully held that position until the end of April 2008. He was invited to come to Olney to pastor The Revival Center (formerly Silver Street Pentecostal Church) on March 16, 2008. Under Pastor Reynolds direction that church has went through many changes to improve its ability to effectively minister to not only Olney, but to the whole South Eastern Illinois Area. Pastor & First Lady Reynolds have three beautiful children (Jalayna Clarise, Jalyn Isabelle, & Josiah David).
Director of Worship Development / Director of Finance
First Lady Kayla Reynolds is a 1998 graduate of Illinois State University where she has received her BS+14 in Education (DHH, DT/H, Elementary Ed, LBS1). First Lady Reynolds works daily with hearing impaired students throughout South Eastern Illinois. She fills many roles as the First Lady of The Revival Center. She coordinates and directs all worship services and develops an environment where members can enter the presence of the Lord. On top of her role as First Lady & Director of Worship Development she also serves as the Director of Finance for the church corporation. And of course, the children love her as the Primary Age Sunday School Teacher. She truly is a huge asset to the ministry of The Revival Center.
Director of Administration
Jessica Leaf, is an alumni of Olney Central College. She has been a part of the ministry team of The Revival Center since February 2009. Jessica came to The Revival Center with a Background from the United Methodist Church & most recently the American Baptist Church Association. She was baptized in Jesus Name on August 03, 2008 and received the baptism of the Holy Ghost on Valentine's Day 2009. She serves as the Director of Administration reporting directly to Pastor Reynolds where she handles many of the office responsibilities of The Revival Center.
Directors of Youth Ministries
Robert & Crystal Nash came to The Revival Center in the Fall of 2011. Robert is a Land Agent for the oil & gas industry working throughout the United States. Crystal has worked outside the home in various capacities as well as served Robert in his field of labors. In Fall of 2014, they became the Directors of Flashpoint Youth Ministry. They have since worked diligently to reach and improve the spirituality of the Greater Olney Area youth.