Meet our Dedicated Staff
DANIEL HUGHES, EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR
“When you see someone that was once spiritually dead, and is now alive; when you see people who are hopeless being restored with hope and expectation, with the glory of God resting on them. To see that brings me true joy. It reminds me of what he has done in my own life and the lives of people I love." Daniel Hughes is the founder of 7 Springs Ministries 501(c)3 non-profit organization.
T.R. HARPER - MEN’S PROGRAM DIRECTOR
MICHELLE HARPER - PASTORAL COUNSELOR
T.R. and Michelle both graduated Rhema Bible Training Center, and are both ordained ministers serving as pastoral leaders for 33 years. They both resigned from their church to serve alongside 7 Springs Ministries to help the addicted and oppressed find freedom. T.R. is our Men’s Program Director and Jail Minister, and Michelle is the Esther House pastoral counselor. They have been married 37 years.
JOHN CONNER, BUSINESS ADMINISTRATOR
John's life was changed after completing a one year christian discipleship program in 2011. He is the co-founder of Adullam House, a homeless outreach in Anniston. He is trained and certified in Sozo for inner healing. “I believe that by revealing the love and truth of the Father’s heart for us, that true identity and freedom can be expressed in someone’s life.”
“And it shall come to pass in that day, that his burden shall be taken away from off thy shoulder, and his yoke from off thy neck, and the yoke shall be destroyed because of the anointing.” Isaiah 10:27
“With God in my life, all things are possible.” Matthew 19:26
“I count it a blessing to be able to work at a ministry where I see miracles everyday." Proverbs 14:9 Fools mock at sin, but among the upright there is favor.
TOMMY LETSON, THRIFT STORE MANAGER
“I spent 30 years in prison due to my addiction, but God…. transformed my life through 7 Springs Ministries because of His mercy and grace. Everything that was bad in my life, He is now using for His good. Romans 8:18 I consider that our present sufferings are not worth comparing with the glory that will be revealed in us.”
CLINTON RAMEY, WORSHIP LEADER
“Being able to be a part of something so much bigger than myself has been amazing for our family. Seeing people restore their lives, restore their families, and grow the kingdom is such a blessing and I’m so thankful for my family to be a part of this amazing ministry."
REGINALD FORDHAM - TEACHER
AMANDA FORDHAM - LIFE COACH
“We were overcome by deep darkness, heavy depression, and addiction. Driven through the bondages of generational curses. We finally came to our senses, like the prodigal son in Luke 15:17. We realized that the love of Christ is what we needed to make it through life. Now we express the same love to bring others to the overwhelming love of Jesus."
COLONIE HUGHES,THE ESTHER HOUSE PROGRAM DIRECTOR
“Seeing students who were once hopeless find joy has been an amazing experience. I am dedicated to seeing broken women find their purpose and destiny, so they can be restored as loving mothers and daughters." Colonie is a graduate from the University of Alabama with a degree in Social Work and co-founder of 7 Springs Ministries.
CHRISTINA RAMEY, CASE MANAGER
"Coming to 7 Springs and being able to teach women how to live life, walking out their God-given destiny has been a blessing. In helping these women find their purpose, I've found mine." Christina is a graduate from the University of Alabama, with a degree in business finance.
1 Peter 4:10 Each of you should use whatever gift you have received to serve others, as faithful stewards of God's grace in its various forms.
BONNIE BURKS, OPERATIONS ADMINISTRATOR
“I heard it said, the three things that we hope for the students: 1) to have an intimate relationship with Jesus. 2) to develop healthy boundaries. 3) to break the cycle of addiction. I agree, and I hope to help point the way."
TAMMY HENDERSON, MENTOR & LIFE COACH
“I have served in long-term ministry with my husband and several years of pastoral leadership. I have been sober for 16 years giving thanks to the glory of God for my deliverance from drugs and alcohol. I am passionate and thankful to serve these women as they find freedom from abusive relationships and addiction.”
TRACY BOSWELL, LIFE COACH
Having been a House Mother at the Esther House, she “opens her arms to the poor and extends her hand to the needy” (Proverbs 31:20) through listening, motivating with truth, and taking delight in exploring the student's dreams and identities. “Three remain: faith, hope and love. But the greatest of these is love” (1 Cor 13:13).
MORGAN GRIFFIN, DANCE MINISTRY COORDINATOR
Aims to glorify God through the expression and movement of dance. Under her leadership, she provides an outlet of restoration and wholeness, by blessing and encouraging others through drama and art therapies.
GRADUATE & INTERN STUDENT
“My vision is to remain a part of 7 Springs Ministries family, and obtain a degree in counseling at Jacksonville State University. I plan to give back to the women enrolled in Esther House what I have been freely given through the hope I found in Jesus Christ.”
“Heal the sick, raise the dead, cleanse those who have leprosy, drive out demons. Freely you have received; freely give.” Matthew 10:8.
“Where there is no vision, the people perish: but he that keepeth the law, happy is he.” Proverbs 29:18
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