Tommy Barnett

Co-pastor & Founder


Dream City Church & Dream Center

Tommy Barnett celebrated 70 years of ministry in 2023. He began as an evangelist at the age of sixteen, and he served as pastor of Westside Assembly of God before becoming pastor of Phoenix First Assembly (now Dream City Church). Tommy serves as the global pastor of Dream City Church with his son, Luke, as the senior pastor. In 1994 Tommy launched the Dream Center in the inner city of Los Angeles which reaches out to drug and alcohol addicts, gang members, homeless, single moms, aged-out foster children, and many more. There are now over 250 Dream Centers worldwide. Tommy has authored several books including Miracle in the House, Multiplication, Hidden Power, Enlarge Your Circle of Love, Dream Again, and What If?, his autobiography. He is the former chancellor of Grand Canyon University in Phoenix, Arizona and is the current chancellor of Southeastern University in Lakeland, Florida. Tommy and his wife, Marja, have three children, Luke, Kristie, and Matthew; seven grandchildren; and three great grandchildren.

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