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Lead Pastors

Anthony and Melanie Freeman, have been married and served in the ministry for 32 years. They have four sons and two daughter-in-laws, and two granddaughters.

Pastor Freeman has served as a lead pastor, Bible College president, Bible College professor, youth pastor, worship leader, urban street evangelist and missionary. The Freemans and their team birthed All Nations Fellowship out of God's call, prayer, and the early days of hurricane Katrina relief work and restoration. Pastor Freeman earned a Master's degree from Assemblies of God Theological Seminary and a Bachelors degree in Missions/Bible.

Melanie is a home-maker/home-educator and serves as the women's pastor and Mother's Day Out/Pre-School Founder/Director for All Nations Fellowship. She has served alongside her husband in the pastorate, as a missionary evangelist in Zambia, in urban ministry, in women's ministry, and children's ministry.  She earned a B.A. in Missions/Bible. 

The Freemans have lived and served in the New Orleans area as nationally appointed urban missionaries with the Assemblies of God for over 24 years.  Newsletter:  Here


Executive Pastors - Bible College/Compassion Corps Director and Outreach

Pastors Justus and Myrinda Freeman serve as Associate Pastors at All Nations.  Justus is the founder and visionary director of ICE Student Ministries, and he is the director of Compassion Corps International, which is an internship program from which students can earn a bible college degree through our Bridges Christian College cohort or other partner institutions.  He earned a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Biblical Studies and a Master's degree in Biblical Studies with Languages from SUM Bible College and Theological Seminary and is currently enrolled in the PhD program at B.H. Carroll Theological Institute out of Dallas, TX.  Bridges Bible College is based out of New Orleans, LA.

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Worship Director/Church Administrator

Myrinda Freeman attended the University of Kansas and received a Bachelor of Science Degree in Mathematics in 2004.  After Hurricane Katrina, she traveled to New Orleans for several week-long missions trips to do relief work and eventually stayed for 4 months in 2006, leading teams out into the field to clean and gut flooded homes.  She serves alongside Pastor Justus as director of Compassion Corps International.  She also serves as worship director at All Nations as well as the administrator for the various ministries of the church.

(Latest Newsletter for Pastor Justus & Myrinda)


Associate Pastors / Art/Visual Effects and Set Design

Isaac Varela came to New Orleans from south Texas shortly after Hurricane Katrina.  For over a year and a half, Isaac led relief work teams to minister to those impacted by the aftermath of Katrina's devastation.  He has literally chainsawed and removed hundreds of fallen trees from storm damaged properties.  Isaac's background includes years of musical experience in a variety of settings and with various musical instruments and musical groups.  His passion is for Christ, his wife Lindsay, his daughters, music and a wide range of artistic expression.  Isaac has earned his Bachelor's Degree in Biblical Studies from School of Urban Missions and Theological Seminary, and is now teaching a class on worship at Bridges Christian College through All Nations' Compassion Corps International program.

Children's/Nursery Ministry Director 

Lindsay Varela attended Chico State University in California and received a Bachelor’s Degree in Liberal Studies and a Multiple Subject Teaching Credential.  After four years of teaching 8th grade special education in inner city San Diego, California, she answered the call of God and came down to New Orleans after the hurricane for a week-long missions trip.  She eventually stayed for six months leading teams to clean out and gut homes that were flooded.  During this time, she began attending All Nations Fellowship, helping to pioneer the church in its beginnings.  Lindsay serves as our Children's/Nursery Ministry director and is the leader of our Praying and Playing GROW Living Room group.


Young Adult Pastors

Pastor Jordan and Jessalyn Freeman were married on January 3, 2015, and currently serve as the Young Adult Pastors at All Nations Fellowship, leading CONNECT Young Adult Ministries.  Pastor Jordan attended the University of New Orleans for one year before transferring to Central Bible College in Springfield, MO; studying Bible & Theology with a language emphasis in Hebrew.  He joined the team at All Nations in 2013.

Jessalyn Freeman came to New Orleans in 2010, to attend Tulane University.  She graduated with a Bachelor's Degree in International Development and Political Science.  During her senior year at Tulane, she connected with Chi Alpha Christian Fellowship, committed her life to Christ, and met her husband Jordan at All Nations Fellowship.  She served as a Chi Alpha Missionary Associate for one year, and is now the director for the CONNECT Young Adult Ministries at All Nations Fellowship.  Jessalyn is also one of our Teaching Assistants at our Mother's Day Out Preschool.



Student Pastors

Pastors Max and Julia Parish were married on September 30, 2017, and are now serving as the youth pastors for ICE Students Ministries.  Max joined Compassion Corps International in 2014, and earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Biblical Studies from SUM Bible College and Theological Seminary while in the internship program.  Max has been serving as the youth pastor since January 2017.  He is also a leader in Pathfinders, a boys ministry on Wednesday nights.

Julia is a missionary from Canada who graduated from Compassion Corps International's 9-month internship program in 2016.  She is also a leader in NOLA Belles, a girls ministry on Wednesday nights.







Childrens Ministry

Tracie and Alanna Sanders - Tracie and Alanna have been a part of the All Nations family since 2013, and were both born and raised in New Orleans.  They have a very energetic son named Joshua David.  Tracie has his own contractor's business in renovating houses, and Alanna is a professional photographer as well as a homemaker.  The Sanders love the Lord with all of their hearts and are always willing to serve others.

Tracie is the bass guitarist for the All Nations worship band as well as ICE Youth/Compassion Corps International band.  He is currently working on his bible college degree at Bridges Christian College through our Compassion Corps International program.



United Life - Knoxville, TN Church Plant Lead Pastors

Pastors Zac and Jodi Povec were married on October 29, 2011.  Together they served as Associate Pastors at ANF.  Zac was a part of All Nations Fellowship since it's beginnings until May 2016.  He and Jodi now serve as the Lead Pastors of All Nation Fellowship's parent affiliated church plant in Knoxville, TN called United Life.  









Servant Leaders

Boone & Brenna Larson











Servant Leader

Gladys Givens