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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About Us

February 17, 2020

What does Deep Roots Ministries do? We are exhorters. An exhorter encourages believers to mature in Christ and to grow spiritually. Exhorters often seek to stimulate that development by discipling, teaching, and counseling others. Exhorters express love through availability. Wise counsel flows from the heart of an exhorter who can identify precepts and principles in…

Children are like arrows

January 30, 2020

After spending a good Christmas with my family , having my Daddy with us we were confronted with some news of my son wanting to get his own place. They had not only looked at apartments but actually put a deposit down and was ready to move when we returned back from Texas. Happy New…

“I’m not a quitter. I’m a finisher.

January 23, 2020

Bethy called one evening this week , and we had just finished listening to a message by Keith Moore called Entering Your Wealthy Place: He had said Romans 1:16-17 The words God speaks to us and is revealed by faith. To expect revelation from God when you seek Him. James 1:2-6 Faith responds with joy…

Together in 2019

January 2, 2020

Together with your contributions and prayer’s in 2019 Deep Roots Ministries International, Inc has been able to teach “Marriage, Gods Design” at local churches. Many messages taught over the year from Mike Brister: “unwrap your gift” and Him sharing his heart in the blog. Audra has counseled and continues to keep the ministry in working…

What LOVE Does

December 10, 2019

God’s Love is like a diamond, with many facets, and Love is reciprocal (back and forth). Read John 4:8 Anyone who does not love (agapao) does not know God, because God is love (agape). Love (agapaó) – From Us Take pleasure in, to prefer, to obey (our actions) actively doing what the Lord prefers Love…

Daddy’s Mission

November 26, 2019

Daddy called me yesterday at 6 PM he said that every morning they have karaoke. It’s one of their activities. But it’s not just any karaoke it’s worship singing songs about Jesus. Daddy said during worship the Lord spoke to him that it was his mission to tell everyone in the nursing home about Jesus,…


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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