About Us


ALIVE! Ministries, Inc. Founders

ALIVE! Ministries, Inc. is a faith-based non-profit, 501C3 organization, founded in February 2001 by Reverends Derek and Carol Stevenson. It is committed to uplifting families through marriage education, enrichment and support

The Stevenson’s are ministers of the gospel of Jesus Christ and have been in ministry for over 35 years. Married 43 years, they have a burden to see marriage relationships grow as God designed. They lead marriage enrichment seminars, workshops, group sessions, and encourage couples on an individual basis.

Their previous ministry includes the pastorate, evangelism, and leaders of various ministries within the body of Christ. They have been led by God to place particular emphasis on the strengthening of God’s holy institution – “Marriage.”

Derek and Carol live in the Minneapolis, Minnesota area, and are the parents of three sons and have six grandchildren.


Jack & Lois

Jack and Lois Foster

The Fosters have been married 49 years and have four adult children,  five grandchildren and a great grandchild. They have lived in Minnesota since 1977. After 35 years of employment at Olin Brass Corporation, Jack retired as a District Sales Manager in 2006. Delores left the field of social services in 1982 and began ministry as an evangelist. She later became a floral designer for 7 enjoyable years and then returned to fulltime ministry.

Both, Jack and Delores preach and conduct Bible studies at several prisons throughout the state of Minnesota. They have been team members of AMI for several years; serve as presenters and have been board members since incorporation.

They are licensed ministers and ministry leaders at The Living Word Church and World Outreach Ministries of St. Paul, MN. Jack is a graduate of Southern Illinois University, Edwardsville. Delores attended SIUE, and is a graduate of Spiritual Life Bible College of Minneapolis.


Randy & Rochell

Randy & Rochell Webb

Randy & Rochell Webb are team members and audio-visual technicians of ALIVE! Ministries. They have been married for 24 years. Randy served as a Minister in the Gospel with their previous Pastor and church for 20 years. The Webb’s have ministered and helped married couples and families for more than 18 years. They have also served as Children and Youth Pastors. Educating children is Rochell’s passion. She is now furthering her education to pursue the direction God has led her.

Randy and Rochell live in Coon Rapids, MN with their miracle son Jonathan.


Eric & Carletta Yancy

Eric has been an IT Consultant for over thirty-five years. Carletta is a Disability Services Coordinator in the Interpreting/Captioning Unit at the University of Minnesota and was previously employed by Wells Fargo Bank.

 In 1980 Eric and Carletta had a divine appointment and, as a result, have been married for almost 35 years and have seven children. They reside in Plymouth, Minnesota.

Eric and Carletta are founders of Extended Family Network Inc, a nonprofit (501c3) Christian organization that works with churches, service organization, community agencies, schools and groups of families that want to make a positive impact on the welfare of children, youth and families.

 Eric and Carletta are also partners and facilitators with ALIVE! Ministries. Their focus is to bring couples together through the Marriage Support Network (MSN).

 They believe that God did not design marriage to be done in isolation.


Our Contact Information:

ALIVE! Ministries, Inc.

PO Box 547

Savage, MN. 55378