MEET OUR PASTOR
Pastor James A. Roustic
Pastor James A. Roustic was born February 23, 1973 in Kansas City, MO to Jimmy and Dorothy Roustic, founding pastors of Abundant Life Apostolic Church. He was a student of the Hickman Mills School District and graduated from Hickman Mills High School in 1991. James received his post high school education from TAD Technical Institute in Kansas City, Mo. He has been employed with Kansas City Power and Light, electrical utility company, for nearly two decades.
On February 14th 1993, James Roustic was joined in holy matrimony to the love of his life Miss Robbin L. Fortson. To their union was added their three sons Christian D. Roustic, Kyle D. Roustic and James C. Roustic and they are the proud grandparents of one grandson, Kodah Z. Roustic.
Raised in a Christian home and influenced by musical parents as well as four gifted older sisters, Pastor James Roustic has been involved in music ministry for many years and has worked with many local and national gospel recording artists. He has also faithfully worked in various capacities of music ministry of the church and served as minister of music under the leadership of Bishop Larry B. Aiken, Memorial Church International and Bishop Mark C. Tolbert, Victorious Life Church.
With the passing of his father, the late District Elder Jimmy L. Roustic, in December of 2007, James A. Roustic accepted his call to the preaching of the gospel of Jesus Christ. He was licensed and ordained as an Elder in the Pentecostal Assemblies of the World through Victorious Life Bible Institute in June 0f 2010. He was later installed as Pastor of Abundant Life Apostolic Church in March of 2012.
It is a heartfelt desire of Pastor Roustic to minister to the lives of the lost and broken leading them to salvation in the name of Jesus Christ and the infilling of the Holy Ghost. And through this ministry they would experience the fulness of the abundance of life purposed for them to live and the expectancy of the eternal inheritance awaiting in the heavenly presence of God.