Who We Are

Pastor Charlie Howell has been preaching the Word of God for 30 years at Iva 1st Assembly of God. He became senior pastor in November 2011. Born in Anderson, he was raised in Iva and is a graduate of Crescent High School. He was a volunteer with the Iva Fire Department and Rescue Squad for 24 years and has now been with Broadway since 2003. Pastor Charlie has preached and evangelized from Maine to Alabama. He has a heart for missions and returns to Honduras every year.

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He attended the Assemblies of God District School of Ministry in Columbia where he earned his ordination credentials.

He is married to Allison and has 3 children and 3 grandchildren. 

Pastor Charlie has a powerful anointing upon his ministry and and has a burden for the lost.

In an effort to reach a wider range of people, we meet at the Iva Farmer's Market on Wed. nights from April-October.