Sr. Pastor
Rev. K. L. Borders

Pastor Borders has been involved in full-time ministry since 1980 and has served as pastor of AWC since January of 1998. Growing up the son of a pastor and missionary he learned valuable lessons in leading and developing people which shine through with the love that he shows the congregation he now leads. His ministry has been complemented by his wife, Denise. Pastor Borders has a passion for global missions and has been on several missions trips in various countries.

Assistant to the Pastor
Derek Borders

Derek is a third generation Apostolic preacher. He is happily married to Amanda and they have two sons, Bryce and Cayden, and one daughter, Edyn. In 2004, Derek graduated from Community Christian School in Norman, OK. In addition to his role at AWC, he also serves as Youth President for the Oklahoma District UPCI Youth Department.

Connections Pastor
Shawn Phillips

Shawn joined the AWC pastoral staff in October of 2015. Prior to joining our team he planted a church in Davis, OK, where he served as Senior Pastor for 10 years. He is joined by his wife, Kelly, children Alex and Natili. Shawn also serves as Secretary Treasurer for the North American Missions branch of the Oklahoma District UPCI.

Children's Pastor
Jonathan Robdioux

Jonathan has attended AWC since he was a small child and has been on the ministry team for 15+ years. He is joined by his wife, Kristi, their lovely daughter, Kalista, and twins, Kohen and Kamry. His heartbeat is to see children fall in love with Jesus.