Rick Alexander has pastored Water of Life Fellowship in Newport News, Virginia, since November 2011. He spent ten years in the United States Air Force and Virginia Air National Guard. He holds an Associate’s Degree in Aviation Maintenance Technology and also a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Business Administration. He has seven years of experience in the civilian sector with the Department of Defense. He is currently studying for ordination with the Bible Methodist Connection of Churches, Heartland Conference. He has been married for sixteen years to his lovely wife Jen, and they have four children. Rick’s favorite things include aviation, the outdoors, and reading classical, spiritual, and biographical literature. His favorite ministry activity is personal discipleship.