LOCATION: Covenant Church of Pittsburgh, 2110 Andrews Drive, Pittsburgh, PA 15221

COST: This event is FREE and OPEN TO THE PUBLIC. A love offering will be received.


Friday September 18th

  • Doors open at 5:30 pm
  • Worship by Mark Plegge, Lakeshia Robinson, and Karen Stancato
  • Session 1: Pastor Merissa DeVries - "Walking In Spiritual Authority"
  • Session 2: Pastor Janice Collins - "Breaking Demonic Curses"
  • Time of Prayer/Ministry

Saturday September 19th

  • Doors open at 8:30 am
  • Worship by Mark Plegge, Lakeshia Robinson, and Karen Stancato
  • Session 1: Prophet Keith Stancato - "Walking I"n Your Calling"
  • Session 2: Reverend Kim Zeolla - "Dream Interpretation"
  • 30 Minute Lunch Break (Please bring your own lunch)
  • Panel Q&A
  • Time of Impartation/Activation


Pastor Janice Collins

Pastor Janice Collins has been serving in ministry for over twenty- five years. What began as serving in the choir and teaching a youth bible study, has blossomed over the years into a full-fledged love, passion, and commitment to practical ministry. She seamlessly teaches and demonstrates the love of Christ through serving homeless populations, teaching in-home small groups and bible studies, and leading intercessory prayer. At present, she serves as the administrator of Covenant Church of Pittsburgh’s House of Bread and as a Covenant Life Group leader.

Pastor Janice, appointed by Bishop Joseph Garlington as an Elder and pastor in 2013, she also conducts Healing Services in Pastor Barbara Garlington’s absence. She is currently a fourth year student in Bishop Joseph Garlington’s School of Ministry.

Pastor Janice brings the uncompromised Word on God to life through her teaching, healing ministry, and prophetic giftings. Her dynamic ministry style is also personal and relatable. Pastor Janice’s goal is to see people become free and live in that freedom that is Christ Jesus.

Pastor Merissa DeVries

Born and raised as part of Missionary family in South Africa, growing up Pastor Merissa remembers the door always being open to the community her family served. She carries with her the example that her parents set: finding value in every individual who walked through their door. She believes deeply in each individual's God given place and purpose in this world.

As a young adult living in New Kensington PA, Merissa experienced a series of God directed opportunities which began with a discouraging pattern of closed doors. Merissa eventually recognized the call of God back to the Mission Field and returned to school to prepare for ministry.

She has set her heart to continuing her parents' example of service in ways uniquely her own. Pastor Merissa is licensed with the International Pentecostal Holiness Church. She is the an ordained Pastor and the Life Group Director at Covenant Church of Pittsburgh. She is also the Church Planter and Senior Pastor of Zoe Community in New Kensington, PA.

Prophet Keith Stancato

As an ordained minister and an active member of Covenant Church of Pittsburgh under the leadership of Bishop Joseph L. Garlington, Sr., Prophet Keith Stancato is a sought out and respected prophetic voice in the city of Pittsburgh and the surrounding region. Since 2013, Prophet Keith has accompanied missionaries to China and Africa releasing prophetic words to God’s people. He also teaches classes on the prophetic, and is an organizer of Prophetic Presbyteries for conferences, churches, and other venues.

Prophet Keith holds a master’s degree in Divinity, a master’s degree in Theology, a bachelor’s degree in Biblical Studies and a bachelor’s degree in Information Technology. For the past 30 years he has worked as a computer professional at various companies throughout the Pittsburgh area.

He is married to his wife of 31 years, Karen, and has 3 lovely daughters.

Prophet Keith has written over 1000 index card prophecies. This is where, guided by the Holy Spirit, he writes prophecies on index cards to individuals who he does not know, nor has he met. The cards are then handed out at various events by others. The testimonies and responses to this particular ministry have been tremendous.

Pastor Keith has a website called, FROM WHERE I STAND, which has many prophetic communications that are comforting, encouraging, and edifying in the form of dreams, visions and inspirational stories.

Reverend Kim Zeolla

The Bible says in Job 33:14-15,"God speaks again and again, though people do not recognize it. He speaks in DREAMS, in VISIONS IN THE NIGHT, when deep sleep falls on people as they lie in their beds."

At the young age of 17, Kim Zeolla was “immersed” into one of the many powerful ways that God speaks to us, through dreams! It was through having a dream which included full interpretation, that she began her journey to become a Master Dream Interpreter.

As she continued her pursuit of God, she became a Licensed and Ordained Minister through Greater Works Outreach Bible School in Monroeville, Pennsylvania.

Kim operates under an umbrella of the “gifts of perception” which includes but is not limited to Words of Knowledge, Words of Wisdom, Prophecy, Discernment, Visions and Dream Interpretations, with over 30 years of experience.

Kim currently serves as an Elder and the SOZO Director at Covenant Church of Pittsburgh. She serves in the Women In Ministry Network with Patricia King Ministries, and is a consultant on the Deaf SOZO Project with Beth Hornsby, who is the Regional Bethel SOZO Facilitator of D.C., Virginia & Maryland. Kim is also a Revival Leader with Global Awakening.

Kim has been recognized for her outstanding contributions to society in:

  • “Marquis Who’s Who in America”, 2004-2011
  • “Marquis Who’s Who of American Women,” 2006-2011
  • “Marquis Who’s Who of the World”, 2006-2011

One of Kim’s favorite quotes is, "I have good news for you. God is in a good mood" -Bill Johnson.


Mark & Cathy Plegge

Dr. Mark Plegge serves as the Worship and Administrative Pastor of Abundant Life Fellowship in New Waterford, Ohio. He has a bachelor’s degree in theological studies, Master's in Organizational Leadership and a Doctorate in Christian Counseling. Mark has served as musical director for the Men's Rally in the Valley, The Martin Luther King Celebration as well as numerous musicals throughout the region. He has assisted with various CCOP services including the Tuesday morning men's prayer and the Saturday healing services. Mark enjoys teaching classes on the bible, spiritual gifts and courses in finance and money management. He is owner of Majestic Sound LLC which specializes in providing audio and visual installations for churches and businesses. Mark has a heart for worship, functions in the prophetic realm and is a spiritual father to many spiritual sons. He and his wife Cathy reside in Salem, Ohio.

Lakeshia Trumaine Robinson

Lakeshia Trumaine Robinson's amazing resilience allowed her to bounce back from what tried to steal her voice and take her confidence. She uses her voice to heal, uplift, empower, and launch people into their maximum potential.

She has been in the field of education and coaching for over 10 years. She is currently a Housing Coordinator Supervisor at The Cornerstone of Beaver County, where their mission is to end homeless in Beaver County. She also has her own business, Excellent Harmonies Enterprises, where she creates and sells t-shirts and products that inspire and empower.

Lakeshia loves music and comes from a musical family. She loves to worship and is currently serving on the Worship Team at Covenant Church of Pittsburgh.

Being used by God to help heal broken people and her community is her passion. One of her favorite verses is Isaiah 60:1 (AMP)

“Arise [from spiritual depression to a new life], shine [be radiant with the glory and brilliance of the Lord]; for your light has come,And the glory and brilliance of the Lord has risen upon you."

Karen Stancato

Karen Stancato has been an active member of Covenant Church of Pittsburgh under Bishop Joseph Garlington since 2001 and been involved in music from childhood to present. She has sung for many groups and special celebrations as well as worship teams and choirs where she currently is on the CCOP worship leading team. Karen and her husband Reverend Keith have been married 31 years and have three daughters and two grandchildren.

For more information, please email LIFEGROUPS@CCOP.ORG
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