Pastor Richard Giovannetti
Pastor Richard Giovannetti is the Senior Pastor of Standing in the Word Ministries. He and his wife, Cathy, since 1980, began their Pastoral ministry at Living Faith Community Church in 1989, today known as Standing in the Word Ministries. Beginning over 30 years ago Pastor Giovannetti began his involvement in the media ministry through his radio program “In God We Trust” and his TV program “Fresh Fire! Flames of Revival” which aired on TBN across America and the entire continent of Africa. Today, Pastor Giovannetti is ministering to believers & pastors worldwide through today’s media outlets of Facebook, YouTube, Zoom Conferences, & other outlets. Pastor Giovannetti is also ministering weekly on Christian television through the JCTV network in Pakistan, which is a TBN affiliate station and daily on the JAMTV network. Through the Standing in the Word Ministries Media Ministry, the church is touching thousands of lives each & every week, as well as those that are in the house. Pastor Giovannetti has also been a board member of the organization “Illinois Family Institute” since 2006. He & Cathy, have a married son, Joshua, living in Oklahoma as well as 3 granddaughters and 1 great-grandson. Pastor Giovannetti was ordained through the Fellowship of Christian Assemblies in 1989. He received his Pastoral Diploma through Berean College of the Assemblies of God. He also received a BA in Theology in 2006 through Global Theological University.