Frances is a graduate of the University of Oklahoma. Both she and her husband, Garnet, experienced spiritual renewal and life-changing encounters during the charismatic movement of the 60’s and 70’s and love to encounter the Spirit’s presence as they minister together.
Dr. Pike was instrumental in establishing the School of Christian Ministries at Emmanuel College, Franklin Springs, Georgia, the Church based Schools of Ministry for the International Pentecostal Holiness Church, and the Graduate School of Southwestern Christian University in Bethany, Oklahoma, where he served as the first Dean of these schools. Along with this educational background, Garnet and Frances pastored dynamic, life-giving churches for over ten years.
His pastoral, teaching and administrative gifts equip Garnet to speak to pastors and leaders world wide. He combines his life message of the need of the Holy Spirit’s empowerment with practical leadership principles. He is the author of Receiving the Promise of the Father: How to Be Baptized in the Holy Spirit and many training manuals.