Reverend Sterling Hudgins graduated from RHEMA Bible Training College in 1984. He served as associate pastor at different churches for several years before becoming the senior pastor of Living Water Ranch Church in Olsburg, Kansas, in 1994.
In 2000, the church was renamed Agape Family Church and relocated to Manhattan, where Pastor Hudgins continues as senior pastor.
Pastor Hudgins is a Regional Director for RHEMA Ministerial Association International (RMAI) and oversees ministers in Kansas and Nebraska. He is a chaplain for the Riley County Police Department and is currently serving as Chairman of the Board for Life Choice Ministries. Pastor Sterling also serves as interim pastor for New Hope Family Church in Holton, Kansas.
Patricia Hudgins has a Bachelor of Arts degree in Media and Mass Communications from the University of Cincinnati, as well as a Masters of Science in Counseling and Student Development from Kansas State University (KSU). Affectionately and respectfully referred to as "Miss Pat," she has worked more than 30 years at KSU and is currently the associate director of the Career Center.
Miss Pat is very active in the community. She proudly serves on the board of Life Choice Ministries, the Community Advisory Board for the Riley County Police Department, and the State Board of Indigents' Defense Services. Miss Pat also served as Vice President of the USD 383 Manhattan-Ogden Board of Education. She currently oversees the administrative operations of the church, leads the women's ministry, and shares in ministering to members of RMAI.
"And he gave the apostles, the prophets, the evangelists, the shepherds and teachers,"