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Apostle Dr. Brian Alton

Dr. Brian Alton (PhD), is the Founding Pastor, President, Chancellor, and Chief Apostle of Desert Rose Community Church, and Gateway International Bible Institute headquartered in Peoria, Arizona. He is the Presiding Bishop (Overseer) of I.C.A.L.M International Covering Alliance and Licensing for Ministries headquartered in Waddell, AZ. I.C.A.L.M is a Spirit-filled apostolic prophetic Ministerial Network Fellowship that provides Spiritual Covering & Ministerial Licensing and Credentialing to Ministers, Ministries, & Affiliate Churches and Bible Colleges worldwide.

Dr. Alton is a popular conference speaker, bestselling author, anointed musician, singer, songwriter, worship leader, recording artist, and Radio and Television host personality. He is a prophetic voice to the nations and is used by God to help people experience a higher dimension of spiritual maturity and freedom. He has a breakthrough anointing which releases miracles, the Kabod glory of God, draws angelic visitation, and the manifest presence of the Lord. His chief desire is to preach the Kingdom and release the glory of God to the nations of the world. 

Apostle Brian resides in Arizona with his lovely wife Phaedra, their two sons Brian, his wife Naomi, Michael, and their daughter Abbi Rose.  Brian & Phaedra also love being Grandparents! They are “Papaw” & “MiMi” to their grandson Elisha and granddaughter Eliana.

What We Believe...

  • The Word of God: is verbally inspired and inerrant in the original writings - the supreme and final authority in faith and life.  (II Timothy 3:16-17; II Peter 1:21)

  • There is only one God eternally existing in three persons: Father, Son, and Holy Spirit. (Matthew 28:19; Jeremiah 10:10)

  • Jesus Christ was begotten of the Holy Spirit and was born of the Virgin Mary: He lived a sinless life, died a vicarious and substitutionary death upon the cross as a sacrifice for our sins, and arose again on the third day, and is coming again. (Isaiah 7:14; Matthew 1:18-25)

  • The Holy Spirit is the third person of the Godhead: His ministry is that of convincing unbelievers of their sin, and of their need of the Lord Jesus Christ as their Savior.  He baptizes believers into the Body of Christ, indwells, instructs and seals them unto the day of redemption. (John 16:7-11; I Corinthians 12:12-14)

  • Man was created in the image of God: He sinned and thereby incurred physical and spiritual death, which is separation from God.  Salvation for sinful man is by grace through faith in Christ. (Genesis 1:26-27; Romans 3:10)

  • The Church is an elect company of believers: the Body which Jesus Christ is the Head, and is without denominational boundary.  God has purposed that the Church, as the Bride of Christ, glorify Him in an aggressive effort to disciple all nations through the preaching of the gospel.  This Body will be caught up to meet the Lord.  At His appearing, He will set up His Kingdom here on earth. (Ephesians 1:3-6; I Corinthians 12:12-14)

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