Welcome to Deep Roots Ministries

We are the Brister family.  We love being a family and being part of God's family.  Every believer has a part in His family. Having been reconciled we now are to restore others by The Word of God.

Michael & Audra Brister M.A.: God has put in our hearts to encourage you in Christ. Contact us to come to be a resource for Pastors, families, and individuals.

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Samuel Saleb in Lebanon as a full-time missionary

July 15, 2020

Samuel was born and raised in a pastor’s family in Egypt. He came to the United States in 2010, soon after God led him Rhema Bible Training College where after graduation, God put in his heart to go to Lebanon as a full-time missionary. In order to reach these people, Samuel will need partners who…


June 8, 2020

THOUGHTS Concerning King David, It is not by accident that we read The Lord “HIS”GOD! The very essence and nerve of what strengthened David, at that supreme moment of desolation, was the conviction that welled up in his heart that, in spite of it all, he had a grip of God’s hand as his very…


June 8, 2020

There are so many Christians out there that seem discontented with their Christian lives. They’re unhappy with the Church they’re a part of and always seem to be looking for something else (new job, activity, relationship). This is because we will never be happy as Christians until we realize there are 2 sides to the coin…


June 7, 2020

THE PROBLEM Jeremiah 17:9-10 9“The heart is deceitful above all things,And desperately wicked; Who can know it? 10 I, the Lord, search the heart,I test the mind, Even to give every man according to his ways, According to the fruit of his doings. THE SOLUTION Ezekiel 36:25-27 25I will also sprinkle clean water on you,…

Giving Honor is in the doing, not simply in the saying!!!

April 17, 2020

As we approach Resurrection Sunday we can walk through the week with the steps of Jesus in the Bible. There are tools we can take advantage of in reading the Holy week. We had walked through the week with some videos to share our study with you. And to remind us of all that God…

Be Led Part 2 South Korea

February 23, 2020

We can never let people’s voices and their demands on us pull us and tell us what to do. We are only to do as God leads us to do. 1 Samuel 15:22-23 To obey is better than sacrifice… Recently God reminded us that right before we left Texas to come to Oklahoma, He spoke…


November 1, 2020

EXCITING NEWS!!!! When God gave us the name “Deep Roots Ministries International,” we really didn’t know how the “International” part of things would come together. Since we started this journey, God has connected us with several people all over the world, and we now see how God can use us to help them, starting with…

Don’t be Deceived

October 26, 2020

In years past about this time before October 31, the world recognizes it as Halloween. I would tell you why we do not celebrate it , where it’s origin comes from and who you are actually worshiping. This year 2020 has been quite a different year so far wouldn’t you say? There has been much…


October 25, 2020

NOTE: TIME CHANGE!!! Join us live on our YouTube channel 3pm instead of 4pm. We have changed the time to allow for several people to be able to come, but still make their Sunday evening plans at their churches. “AWAKEN 2020” Good morning, This is Mike & Audra Brister, “LOVE FOR YOU TO JOIN US!”…

A call to build the house of the Lord

September 10, 2020

Haggai is a prophet. He is encouraging the people to rebuild the temple. He assures the people that if they would give priority to God’s work, they would prosper. He points out that God has withdrawn his blessing because people are so concerned with building their comfortable houses for themselves not the Lords Temple. Doesn’t…

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