Oasis Church was founded in 1995 by Pastor Mark and Phyllis Purl. Pastor Mark is a Word of Faith Teacher who operates in the Prophetic Gifts of the Spirit. He is also founder and president of Mark Purl Ministries Inc. a traveling ministry which takes him to other churches, conferences, and camp meetings in the United States and to foreign lands.
Pastor Mark has a commission from God to bring refreshing and fresh oil to the Church. His meetings are accompanied by healings, deliverances, and fresh oil from Heaven. He operates in the prophetic gifts of the Spirit, and is used of God to bring prophetic confirmation to many. Pastor Mark brings almost four decades of ministry experience and wisdom, coupled with humor which always leaves the hearer hungry for more of God, to his teaching and preaching ministry.
The mission of Oasis Church relies on every one of its members. Together we are working to:
- Be an Oasis for thirsty and hungry people by having a fresh word and anointing from God
- Evangelize the lost
- Minister to the hurting, hopeless, and helpless people of the world
- Minister to children, making them a vital part of the outpouring of the Spirit
- Reach the youth of this generation
- Support missions and to under gird the fivefold ministry
- Build the faith of the body of Christ through radio, television, print material, audio, video, meetings and seminars
- Be an example in praise and worship
- Promote unity among those of like precious faith
- Provide a place where men, women, and children can fulfill their calling and serve the Lord through the ministry of helps.