Meet Our Pastors

Julie Daniel

Powerhouse Pastor

Brief Bio: I have been in the Education field for 25 years.  I taught Kindergarten and LOVED it!  I hold an Associates in Child Development and a Child Care Administrators Certificate.  I have worked for The Oaks/Powerhouse since 2006 and I count my blessings for such an AWESOME job every day!!

Full name: Julie Christine Daniel

Nick Name:  Juju

My mom called me: Peach

Family: I married Rick in August 1987. We have 3 wonderful children – Amanda born July 1990, Alexis born November 1993 and Trenton was born August, 2001.

Ministry Role: Powerhouse Pastor

Dream vacation:  Greece and/or Turks and Caicos

What’s your regular order at Starbucks? Salted Mocha Caramel, extra caramel

Favorite movie: Grease

Favorite scripture: Isaiah 41:10

Things that fascinate me: Creation

People who inspire me are: Strong leaders I can look up to

Previous job or line of work: Teaching

One thing that most people don’t know about me: I love to travel.

I’ve been in ministry since… 1989

When and where did you get saved: I was saved when I was little, I then re-committed my life as an adult in 1990

Music that moves me: Christmas music, worship music and classical

Favorite singer or band: Britt Nicole, Kenny G, Yanni, Capital Kings

Peeves: Dis-organization

Life-changing moment: My wedding day and birth of my children. And, about  a year ago God spoke to me and I am now entering a “new season” of my life and loving every moment!

Hidden talent: Dance

What sport are you not good at?  Track

Fears: Snakes and spiders

Favorite books: I like John Grisham, Stephen Covey and of course the Bible.

Quirks: I am OCD about cleanliness and germs.

In my spare time I… love to spend time with my family and travel.

Favorite TV show:  Duck Dynasty

Favorite actor: Tom Hanks

Least favorite food: Anything spicy

What makes you laugh? My kids, husband, silly friends and Bill Cosby.

What is weird about you?  I LOVE to clean!

The most exotic place you’ve even been to: Belize and Honduras

The most adventurous thing you’ve ever done: Took a bicycle tour in the jungles of Belize

My hero: Jesus

Least favorite thing to do: Yard work