Founders/Pastors

Apostle David M. Young, Sr. is the Senior Pastor of Prevailing Word. Apostle Young is gifted in the area of Leadership and has a mandate to take the gospel into every segment of society. He has experience in encouraging people from all segments of society to fulfill their potential. Apostle Young not only, created and facilitated a character development curriculum for students at New Castle Junior/Senior High School, but he served as a chaplain at the state's Youth Development Center, here in New Castle. And along with the help of other community leaders, he developed and implemented a mentoring program "Men of Iron (Integrity Reaching Out in the Neighborhood)" in the New Castle Junior/Senior High School.

Most recently, Apostle Young developed "Manna from Heaven" school of ministry where
 he trains and equips men and women to fulfill God's will and purpose for their lives. His students include members of his staff, congregation and those from other ministries as well.

Apostle Young serves as a member of both the Greater New Castle Ministerial Fellowship and the Interdenominational Ministerial Alliance. He is also one of the three Apostolic Presbytery of the Apostolic Torch Network and the, serves as Overseer of Prevailing Word World Outreach Center India. He is married to...Pastor Diane Young
 the Co-Pastor of Prevailing Word. Pastor Diane oversees several ministries including Children's Church and Deaconesses. Pastor Diane created and facilitates "Children of Destiny" a monthly workshop for children ages 2-7 that teaches them how to have a personal relationship with God.

Together they have been blessed with six children, Rashida, David, Chiante, Charity, Nicole and Benjamin and eight grandchildren.