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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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 He points out that God has withdrawn his blessing because people are so concerned with building their comfortable houses for themselves not the Lords Temple.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…

August comes from the Latin word augustus, meaning “consecrated”

August 31, 2020

To consecrate yourself is to answer God‘s call to spiritual consecration . This means making a conscious, willing decision to dedicate your soul, mind, heart, and body to God. This decision must be one of will, intelligence, and affection. Only you can make the decision to consecrate yourself to God. What a way to sum…

The Glory Refuge Church: Pastor James & Rita

July 16, 2020

The dream God gave Pastors James and Rita is to build a drug rehabilitation center that focuses on healing the spirit, mind, and body from the effects of drugs is finally becoming a reality. They have been given these unused churches for a greatest purpose. This purpose is to be restored as a house of…

What does it mean to “Worship”?

July 25, 2017

The first step in understanding how to worship is recognizing whom to worship. We worship the Father in spirit and in truth (John 4:23). When we worship in truth, we don’t worship empty philosophies that come from the world’s way of thinking (Colossians 2:8). Instead, we focus on the message and the truth of Jesus…

Promise box

December 31, 2016

I have had this promise box sitting on my table sine 1985.  And today in the midst of conversation with my daughter it was pointed out that there are only partial scriptures on each card.  I replied that this is true. A promise taken from this box daily is not enough to grow you spiritually.…

Be alert at all times keeping a watch over your flock. He spoke this word to me… You are on a fire watch!!

November 25, 2016

Woke up with bad dreams, the enemy trying to take my family apart….and thank God Mike was still home so he held me and we prayed. I get my Bible out this morning and I’m going through the book of Acts and read chapter 20 and this Scripture rings through my heart….. Acts 20:28 (MSG)…

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