Pastor/Elder Rick & Sister Jeannie Alanis
Pastor Rick Alanis was born June 19, 1958 in San Bernardino, California. As an Evangelical Christian Minister ordained under the Ministries of Victory Outreach International, he has impacted the lives of thousands around the globe. He is currently serving as the senior Pastor of both Victory Outreach San Bernardino and Victory Outreach Chicago City Church, as well as an Elder within the International movement. Pastor Rick has been married to his wife Jeannie for over 35 years, together they have 5 children and 10 grandchildren.
Pastor Rick received Jesus Christ as his Lord and Savior in 1979 at the early age of 20. In 1983 he and his wife were sent out to Pastor in the city of Brawley, California. Then in 1984 they took the challenge to pioneer a V.O. church in Chicago, Illinois. In 1989 they were then asked to return home and assume the role of senior Pastor of V.O. San Bernardino where they have actively been serving for over 22 years.
In his service as a minister he has been very instrumental in reaching, teaching, training and sending out churches throughout the world. Over the past 30 years he has planted over 20 churches. Under his leadership Victory Outreach has provided for many, life changing resources such as Christian Recovery Homes for men and women, Youth Programs, Family Crisis Counseling, and a Community Resource Center.
His passion is to assist Pastor Sonny Arguinzoni and the ministries of Victory Outreach in reaching a hurting world with a message of hope in Jesus Christ. Pastor Rick has received acknowledgements from the U.S. Senate, U.S. Congress, County Supervisors, City Council members, and local City Mayors, as well as other Christian Movement Leaders.