Our Team



Reverend Tom Ream and his wife, Rhonda Ream were elected as the Pastors of Victory Church on September 17, 2017.  They are from the Texarkana area but served most recently as the pastors of Avery Assembly of God in Avery, Texas.  The Reams have a son, Seth, who has relocated to Pittsburg with his parents.  They also have a daughter, Jessica Coats and son-in-law, Philip, along with Roxie and Daphne, the dog and cat.

Joe and Karen Whitaker

Joe and Karen Whitaker have been with Victory Church since 2008 and have been a vital part of its success. They have 2 boys and 3 beautiful granddaughters.

Joe serves as Treasurer and Karen is the Church Administrator.


  • Joe is from Mt Pleasant, TX

  • Karen is from Mt Vernon, TX

Favorite ice cream:

  • Chocolate

Favorite Christian Artist:

  • Chris Tomlin

Favorite Scripture:

  • II Timothy 1:7 - For God hath not given us the spirit of fear; but of power, and of love, and of a sound mind.

Tim and Stacie Hall

Tim and Stacie have been with Victory Church since 2008 and have been a tremendous blessing. They have 1 daughter.

Tim is a deacon and the Men's Ministry Director and Stacie is the Women's Ministry Director


  • Tim is from Clarendon, TX

  • Stacie is from Pampa, TX

Favorite ice cream:

  • Cookies and Cream

Favorite Christian Artist:

  • Gaither's

Favorite Scripture:

  • Psalm 23:4- Even though I walk through the valley of the shadow of death, I will fear no evil, for you are with me; your rod and your staff, they comfort me.

Joel and Shiloh Ellestad

Joel and Shiloh have been at Victory Church since 2011

Joel leads the Hands of Victory nursing home ministry and Shiloh is the church custodian.


  • Globe, AZ

Favorite ice cream:

  • Joel- Cookies and Cream

  • Shiloh- Salted Caramel Gelato

Favorite Christian Artist:

  • Joel- Chris Tomlin

  • Shiloh- Plumb

Favorite Scripture:

  • Joshua 24:15-...But as for me and my house, we will serve the Lord.