Pastor Art and Myrtie Cardenas have been married since 1987, after they got married, they became youth pastors for 5 years in Houston, Texas. They founded Abundant Faith Church in 2002. They have two beautiful daughters Melanie and Jennie, which they have both given Pastor Art and Myrtie two amazing grandsons, Julian and Maximus.
Together, Pastor Art and Myrtie have experienced miracle after miracle and the favor of God in their lives throughout the years. Serving as youth leaders in Houston Texas, for 5 years, God called Pastor Art and Myrtie to move to Austin Texas, where Pastor Art was working as an electrician in 1991. Fast forward to 12 years later God told Pastor Art and Myrtie to open Abundant Faith Church on Father’s Day of 2002 because He is the Ultimate Father to us all.
Pastor Art and Myrtie have lived all their lives by faith. God put it in their heart to make Abundant Faith Church a faith-driven church, giving them confirmation God showed them the motto for AFC to be 2 Corinthians 5:7, “We Walk by Faith and Not by Sight.”
Pastor Art and Myrtie have lived and have been applying this scripture in their lives over the years and abundantly see God move and tremendously bless them time and time again. Their focus and their main goal are to fulfill what God called them to do, which is to save souls for Jesus. They are very determined to share the good news of the Gospel and bring people to know Christ as their Lord and Savior but also as their loving Father.
Pastor Art and Myrtie want you to know that what God starts God finishes. If you are a believer, God started something in you and God will also finish in you. Please be sure of this God isn’t done with you yet. The best is yet to come. God bless.