Deann Alford

Deann Alford

Deann Alford is a journalist and author. She attends Glad Tidings of Austin, an Assemblies of God congregation in the Texas capital.


Articles by Deann Alford

Reluctant Megachurch Pastor

Her childhood aspirations were to be a lawyer and judge, but God had a different plan for Iris Nanette Torres Padilla and now she's reaching Puerto Rico for Christ.

Remembering Sept. 11

Pastor recalls that a pre-empted doughnut run kept her from being in the World Trade Center at the time of terrorist attack.

Instilling Youthful Hope

A Texas church near the Mexican border is feeding children and equipping the next generation of leaders.