Pastor G. F. Watkins
G.F. Watkins is an international leader, author, speaker, and church planter. He is the founder of Jordan Ranch retreat center and has planted churches in Texas, Africa, and Peru. As the founder and leader of GenesisTeam.org he now oversees and trains ministry leaders worldwide.
A one time All-American athlete and coach, G.F. has used the principles and patterns learned in athletics to encourage, motivate, strengthen, and mobilize thousands. With a message of “Manhood and Christlikeness are synonymous” he has traveled the world, restoring men so they can lead their families and strengthen their communities. He is considered an authority in the area of Men’s Ministry and on the topic of fatherlessness.
He is the author of several books including, “Take Your Place”, “The Alpha Male and The Women Who Get Them”, and his latest “Test Me, The Malachi Mystery”, which will be released Sept. 2018. G.F. is the husband to Rose, for 30 years, a father to 3 adult sons, Cole, Grant, and Dayne, and a mentor to many.
Robert Burdett is the senior pastor of PowerHouse Church in Katy, Texas. His responsibilities include operations of all ministries and providing pastoral care for the congregation at PowerHouse Church.
Prior to pastoring, Robert spent 20+ years leading and managing a couple of manufacturing companies in Houston, Texas.
His experience includes:
• Financial leadership
• Quality management systems
• Manufacturing engineering
• Sales and marketing strategy and implementation
• Restructuring and change management
• Continuous improvement strategy and implementation
• Managing growth and expansion
• Business development
Robert and his wife Yolanda live in Katy, Texas and have three daughters Ashlynn, Alexis, and Amaris.
Pastor Frank Manzano
Frank Manzano III serves as general manager of Jordan Ranch, the finest retreat center in Texas. Jordan Ranch has served over 40,000 guests since its grand opening in July 2009. Pastor Frank and his wife Jesenia also oversee the Light the Fire marriage ministry at PowerHouse Church. They have a passion to see marriages and families restored and healed because of the work that God has done in their own marriage.
Frank and Jesenia have been married 21 years. They have two children, Frank IV and Angelica. Frank enjoyed a successful career working with an engineering firm through 2009. Frank and Jesenia have attended PowerHouse Church since 2005. They are a spiritual son and daughter to Pastor G. F. and Rose Watkins.