Pastor Elaine Shaw, Co-Pastor
Pastor Elaine Shaw was born in Hartsville, South Carolina. On September 10, 1977 she married Odell Shaw Sr. Out of this union God blessed them with three wonderful children. In December of 1977, the couple began their military journey in Savannah, Georgia. Pastor Elaine accepted the Lord as her Savior at an early age and has always joined a ministry ready to work and obey the word of God. Faithfully supporting the vision of the set man and woman of God.
Pastor Elaine started a women’s fellowship and children ministry wherever her husband received military orders. Pastor Elaine training at different military bases led her to volunteer as a family resource worker, helping young married soldiers to adapt to military lifestyle and coached wives through labor and delivery when their spouses was deployed. Pastor Elaine led women small group bible studies, organized food pantries, taught Sunday school and youth ministries. She established her own “in home daycare” center and was in business for nine years. She has always volunteered at the public school system and daycare centers as a mentor for at risk children. Pastor Elaine currently works as a Family Support Worker for the City of Hampton.
Pastor Elaine believes in God’s word and stands on Proverbs 3:5-6 for she has learned what trust in God will do. She currently is co-Pastor with her husband at Restoration Family Life Center which they founded and established in 2003 in Newport News Virginia were the couple resides. She is the grandmother of six grandchildren.