And I thank Christ Jesus our Lord, who hath enabled me, for that he counted me faithful, putting me into the ministry… I Timothy 1:12
Pastor Randy Collins is a man who loves the Lord. He has a heart for God’s people and desires to usher them into their God-ordained destinies. Born in Syracuse, New York, he accepted Jesus as his Lord and Savior at a very young age and recognized the hand of God on his life during his youth. His early years encompassed a deep desire to understand the word of God and live a holy life.
A strong advocate for academic excellence, Pastor Collins earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science with a minor in Education from LeMoyne College. He co-founded the college’s first gospel choir and was a powerful witness and proclaimer of the saving power of Jesus Christ on the college campus.
Passionate about evangelism and outreach, Pastor Collins served as vice president of his local church evangelism team. While serving as president of the church youth department, he coordinated several community outreach events, proclaiming the gospel of Jesus Christ to the lost and hurting of Syracuse.
In addition to his outreach endeavors, Pastor Collins was an ardent church-worker having spearheaded, to a successful end, numerous church events and ministries. He has served in such capacities as president of his local church Purity class, choir director, usher, Sunday School teacher, and praise and worship leader. He was appointed as a deacon and also fulfilled the dual role of chairman deacon and church financial secretary.
Heeding the clarion call on his life, Pastor Collins founded the Liberty Outreach Church in January of 2010. He is a Credentials Holder through Elim Fellowship of Lima NY.
Pastor Collins is a former student of the Bethel Bible Institute. He is an anointed gospel preacher and teacher who proclaims the word of God with clarity and simplicity. He has been called for such a time as this to preach restoration and healing and to empower believers as a result of applying simple biblical principles to their lives.
Pastor Collins is a loving husband to Laurie Collins, a public school teacher; they have four beautiful children: Stephen, Jasmine, Donovan and Camryn.