Scotty Cole is the founding pastor of The Firehouse Church located
in Meridian, MS. He has served in ministry as a licensed and ordained
minister of the Gospel since 1999. Pastor Cole has served as a
campus ministry director for Jones County Junior College, William
Carey College, University of Southern Mississippi and currently
serves at Meridian Community College. He has also served as a
missionary for the North American Mission board in 2000. Pastor
Cole served under Pastor William C Brown from 2001 to 2012. During
this time, he served as minister of Music for 5th Street Baptist
Church and helped organize a church plant in De Kalb, MS which
is New Vision Baptist Church, where he served as minister of Music
and Executive Pastor. Pastor Cole is actively involved with his
community. He works with the Ramp ministry, which is a ministry
that build ramps for elderly and disabled individuals. He also
organized The Redline Community Development, which is an organization
that focuses on the revitalization of the Redline Community. This
includes the people, property and overall environment in this
area. Pastor Cole can be heard everyday on 105.7 The Beat the
#1 urban hip hop & R&B radio station in our region, as
he has now been afforded the opportunity to speak to the region
during the "Motivational Moments", which is an outreach
ministry that encourages all segments of society. Pastor Cole
was recently awarded The 2013 Man of the Year award from the NAACP
for his community impact and leadership.
is honored to be married to his beautiful wife of 11 years, Evangelist
Kajsa Cole of Hattiesburg, MS. Together they share two children
Zion (9 yrs old), and Jonathan (1 yr old). God placed the call
on Pastor Cole to step out on faith and establish The Firehouse
Church in 2012. Together, he and Lady Cole have worked relentlessly
and faithfully to do the work of the Kingdom. Aside from ministry
Pastor Cole is a 2012 graduate of MS State University where he
earned his Bachelors of Arts degree in Business Administration
/Accounting. He is also bi-vocational and works as a Residential
Real Estate Appraiser. Pastor Cole preaches and teaches the Word
of God practically and pragmatically. His messages will encourage,
enlighten, and edify you as you seek to grow in the abounding
grace of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ.
Kajsa Cole has been chosen by God for full time service to the
Body of Christ as an anointed preacher and teacher of the word
of God. She currently serves at The Firehouse Church, Inc. where
she shares in ministry with her husband of 11 years Pastor Scotty
Cole, in Meridian, Mississippi. They share two beautiful children
Zion and Jonathan Cole.
Cole made a commitment to Christ at sixteen years of age. She
felt and received the call of God on her life at the age of eighteen.
And at the tender age of 22 she preached her first sermon entitled
“Don’t get Comfortable in an Uncomfortable Position”.
This message served to be prophetic for Evangelist Cole and encouraged
her to never fall into a comfort zone, but yet keep pressing toward
the mark and escalating in God. Evangelist Cole was ordained in
December 2008 at the age of 28.
the heart of a worshiper. She believes that when we worship God
with our whole heart, He will reveal to us who He is, and who
we are to Him. Believing the call on her life is to encourage
and exhort the Saints of God, she works diligently to walk worthy
of her calling in the service of the Lord.
Evangelist Cole serves as President and Instructor of the Women
on Fire Women’s Ministry of the Firehouse Church and founder
and CEO of Kajsa Cole Ministries, Inc, where she host several
workshops, conferences, and seminars purposed to exhort and enlighten
the women of God. Evangelist Cole serves her community in different
capacities which includes serving on the executive board of the
Center for Pregnancy Choices and The Red Line Community Development.
With a love
for God and a clear understanding of her purpose in Christ, the
Lord has anointed her to encourage others to step out on faith
as they strive to reach their destiny in God!