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Pastor Walt and Lynn Smith

Pastor Walt and Lynn came to Abundant LIFE in the fall of 2005. They have two adult children, 5 grandchildren and one great-grandson. Their hobbies are painting, carving, football, hunting and camping. Having pastored churches in Pennsylvania, North Carolina, Virginia as well as in Alabama, pastor Walt brings years of experience as a lead pastor. The Smith’s desire is to simply see lives changed for the Kingdom and for people to find their destiny in following Jesus Christ. Since 2010 pastor Walt has been the presbyter [bishop/ overseer] to 30 Assembly of God churches in the South Central West area of Pennsylvania. Pastor Walt serves as one of the 12 presbyters that give direction, credential new pastors as well as have the general oversight to 430 plus Assembly of God fellowships in the Pennsylvania-Delaware Ministries Network. The Smith’s have stated many times that the LORD has tremendously blessed them in their ministry in Altoona. They have felt a place ‘to belong’. 





 Pastor Herb and Kaye Wireback

Pastor Herb and Kaye bring their vast expertise and gifts to Abundant LIFE through 40 years of pastoral ministry. Having pastored churches in Pennsylvania and Delaware, pastor Herb and Kaye came to Abundant LIFE in 2010 as associate pastors. They both are exceptionally accomplished musicians. The Wirebacks have also been actively involved on the district level in Fine Arts development of youth, taking numerous youth to the National level of Fine Arts Festivals, as well as being the Penn-Del District directors and coordinators for the Fine Arts Ministry of the Assemblies of God. The Wirebacks have 2 adult daughters with 11 grandchildren. Pastor Herb and Mrs Kaye enjoy gospel music concerts, hiking on trails, raising koi, with their latest hobby being  golf.  Pastor Herb swings the clubs and Kaye caddies for him!


Abundant Life Assembly Of God
231 Howard Avenue
Altoona, Pa 16602