Bible Institute

The Teachers

Pastors Mark & Rhonda Garver

Pastors Mark and Rhonda Garver are both graduates of RHEMA Bible Training Center in Tulsa, OK. They currently pastor Cornerstone Word of Life Church in Madison, AL, where they both teach and preach the Word of God in power and demonstration. Pastor Mark founded Cornerstone in November of 1993 with the premise to enable believers to prevail by the Word of God. They both have a world vision and travel overseas regularly to minister in Bible Schools, churches, and to hold crusades. Pastors Mark and Rhonda have been in the ministry since 1990 and 1993, respectively. They have one daughter, Destiny Nicole.

Pastor Rhonda, a seasoned minister herself, traveled the country of India for one year and taught at the Great Commission Bible Training Center (now known as RHEMA India). Her heart was in the mission field until God supernaturally brought she and Pastor Mark together. She heads the Children’s department and also ministers in music as the Praise and Worship Leader. Some of her favorite subjects to teach are Redemption, Love Walk and Godly Families. She is known for a strong teaching anointing, and through her ministry, lives have been changed around the world.

Before pastoring, Pastor Mark traveled to several foreign countries, where he saw the hand of God move mightily. Besides pastoring the congregation, he has a heart to train up leaders in the body of Christ. He is known for his sensitivity to the Holy Spirit. The Lord regularly gives him songs, hymns and spiritual songs that always bless and encourage. The Lord also regularly uses him in the Word of Knowledge particularly in the area of healing. Throughout his ministry he has seen many saved, healed and delivered by the power of the Holy Spirit.

Together, this couple has a desire to see lives changed through the Word and the Spirit of God.

Pastor Mark Garver teaches: Foundational Doctrines, Prayer, Believer’s Authority, and Holy Spirit

Pastor Rhonda Garver teaches: Grace, Love Walk I & II, Supportive Role I & II, Redemption and Godly Families

Ms. LaJoyce Batts

LaJoyce Batts was born and raised in Huntsville, Alabama. She obtained a Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Science from Alabama A&M University in 1988. She is currently employed by Teledyne Brown Engineering as a Program Analyst. LaJoyce accepted Christ as her Lord and Savior at a very young age. She received the Baptism of the Holy Spirit in 1997. LaJoyce is a 2001 graduate of RHEMA Bible Training Center in Broken Arrow, OK. She has been a member of CWOL since 2002 and is a 2005 Graduate of Cornerstone Word of Life’s Bible Institute in Madison, AL. In the fall of 2006, LaJoyce became the Director of Bible Institute.

Ms. LaJoyce Batts teaches: Habits for Successful Christian Living

Robert Conover

Robert A. Conover is a graduate of RHEMA Bible Training Center and DOMATA School of Missions. He has been in the ministry since 2002 when he joined the staff of Cornerstone Word of Life Church as the Youth Pastor. Even though Robert has only been full time in the ministry since 2002, he has been around it for his entire life as his father is a Pastor in Colorado. Robert enjoys seeing people’s lives changed by the power and the Word of God and has no plans of doing anything different.

Robert also enjoys sports of all types, is a radical Denver Broncos fan, and is married to the woman of his dreams, Rachel.

Robert Conover teaches: Armor Bearer and Evangelism

Rev. Opal Crews

Several years ago Rev. Crews was stricken with incurable bone and muscle diseases. “Knowing God to be my only hope I turned wholeheartedly to God’s Word and learned that healing is God’s will and was provided through the finished work of Jesus Christ. I received my healing by faith and was raised up from a semi-invalid condition. God told me, ‘You go and speak of my faithfulness to My Word and the Word of My Son.’ I currently minister in churches when possible, I also do a weekly Television program, ‘Words of Life’ that airs in areas of Alabama, Tennessee, and Mississippi.”

Rev. Opal Crews teaches: Faith I & II and Christ the Healer

James Quillin

Jim Quillin was born and raised in Huntsville, Alabama. Jim has been married to his wife, Wanda for 40 years and they have 3 children. Jim took over the family business “Quillin Produce” in 1980 and currently holds the position of President.

Jim was born again in 1974 and received the Baptism of the Holy Spirit in 1977. Jim has studied the teaching and ministries of Bro. Kenneth E. Hagin and Kenneth Copeland since 1977. He has been a member of Cornerstone Word of Life Church, since 1994 and has served as a board member since 1995. The truth from the Word of God has changed Jim and Wanda’s lives and they have seen God take them from faith to faith and glory to glory. God’s Word works in every situation.

Jim Quillin teaches: Giving and Receiving

Travis Campbell

Travis W. Campbell is a native of Anderson, South Carolina. He obtained a Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical Engineering from Clemson University in 2004. After graduating college, he moved to the Huntsville area where God supernaturally led him and his wife, Annē, to Cornerstone Word of Life Church where their lives were changed and rededicated to Christ. Travis currently works for Penta Research as a system analyst. Travis and Annē have been married almost seven years, have two children, Landon and Ava, and another baby girl on the way.

Travis is a 2006-07 graduate of Cornerstone Word of Life’s Bible Institute. After graduating from Bible Institute, he began to teach the Word of God in Cornerstone’s Faith Foundations as training and preparation for ministry. Travis and Annē are now the leaders of IGNITE, the young adults ministry at Cornerstone Word of Life, which began in October 2009. It is Travis’ desire for young adults to experience the power of the Holy Spirit for themselves and to know the Word of God so that a passion is ignited in their hearts to live for Jesus and discover their God-given destiny! Travis went on his first, and definitely not last, mission trip in 2011 to the nation of India.

Travis Campbell teaches: Heroes of Faith

Daniel Stephens

Daniel Stephens was born and raised in Huntsville, Alabama. Daniel has been married to his wife Susan for 6 years. Daniel started Who’s Who in Huntsville magazine in 2000 and is the Founder/CEO of Who’s Who Franchising, LLC.

Daniel was born again in 1979 at the age of eight and received the Baptism of the Holy Spirit in 2001, shortly after attending Cornerstone Word of Life Church. Daniel is a 2003 Graduate of Cornerstone Word of Life’s Bible Institute in Madison, AL. Daniel started teaching Faith Foundations classes immediately after graduation. Because of Daniel’s heart for the hurting and the lost, he currently leads both the CATCH and Care Teams at CWOL.

“My goal is to help others by sharing and teaching the Word of God, so I can see people’s lives transformed through His power!”

- Daniel M. Stephens

Daniel Stephens teaches: Ministry of Reconciliation

Pastor Belinda Tolliver

Pastor Belinda has a strong prophetic anointing that brings revelation upon the Word of God. Her ministry emphasis is in the areas of prayer, finding your pastor, redemption, righteousness, healing, and worship. She also carries a heart for the nations of the world. She has traveled to India, Israel, Central and South America on various mission trips. Her testimony is straightforward: “Nothing is impossible with God.” It has been through faith and trust in God that Pastor Belinda has reached the place God has for her.

Pastor Belinda is a graduate of DOMATA School of Missions, RHEMA Bible Training Center, both in Broken Arrow, Oklahoma; Victory Bible Training Center, Nashville, Tennessee and has a Bachelor of Science degree in Music Education from Alabama A&M University in Huntsville, Alabama. She has served on staff at Victory Fellowship Church in Nashville, Tennessee as Dean of ARMADA School of Ministry, Prayer/ Missions/Media Director, and a Cell Leader with Touch Group Ministries. Currently, she is an Associate Pastor on staff at Cornerstone Word of Life Church in Madison, AL.

Pastor Belinda Tolliver teaches: Heroes of Faith, Ministry Gifts, Praise Life, Righteousness and Submission & Authority