Pastor Lowell Perkins is a native of Jefferson City and a graduate of Jefferson City High School. He holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Classical Latin from the University of Missouri, Columbia, with a Minor in Religious Studies, and a Master of Arts degree from the Assemblies of God Theological Seminary in Springfield, Missouri. He is an ordained minister with the Assemblies of God. Pastor Lowell began his ministry here at First Assembly as Youth Pastor in 1990, then served as Associate Pastor, and was elected as Pastor in 1993. He has served the Southern Missouri District of the Assemblies of God as Sectional Presbyter, Executive Presbyter, and Assistant Superintendent, and has served as a member of the General Presbytery. Pastor Lowell loves Jefferson City and the Mid-Missouri area and is grateful for the unique privilege of serving as Pastor at his home church.