Our Ministry Team

We are a growing team of talented pastors, chaplains, and counselors who share the desire to make God known and to teach His word. We love what we do and do it with a driven passion built upon faith, prayer, and our desire to serve our Savior and Lord, Jesus Christ. We want to lead others into an everlasting relationship with Jesus and help both new and long-time Christians grow in their spiritual walk with the Lord.

Darryl Orrell

President and Publisher

Darryl is the founder and publisher of A Faithful Sower Publishing, LLC, and a contributing author for A Faithful Sower Ministry. As a writer, journalist, and evangelist, he has an inner-driven passion to share the gospel and teach God’s word. He holds a Master of Arts in Journalism with Media Communication studies, and a Bachelor of Arts in English with Latin honors from Regent University. Darryl also serves as the supply pastor at Woodland Heights Baptist Church in Chesapeake, Virginia.

James Reasor

Contributing Author

James is the author of The Lord is My Strength and a contributing author for A Faithful Sower Ministry. He is a certified Chaplain and holds a master’s degree in education and nursing and a post-masters certificate as a psychiatric nurse practitioner. James works as a psychiatric NP, where he employs a “mind-body-spirit” treatment approach that is helpful with mental health concerns. He is also a volunteer hospital chaplain providing pastoral care in a hospital-based setting.

Emily Parker

Contributing Author

Emily is a contributing author for A Faithful Sower Ministry. She recently launched a women’s mentorship program after completing three years of ministry school in Northern California, where she currently resides. She previously worked as an account manager in digital marketing, until God changed the course of her life. Her passionate pursuit has since become to know God and make Him known.

Jason Hutcheson

Contributing Author

Jason is a contributing author for A Faithful Sower Ministry. Jason has a genuine heart for people. He is the senior pastor at Union Baptist Church in Kingston, North Carolina. He and his wife, Breezie, and the co-founders of Worship United Ministry, a non-profit ministry dedicated to helping churches establish and grow a special needs ministry. Jason holds a doctoral degree in information technology from Capella University and a Master of Divinity from Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary.

Eric Landen

Contributing Author

Eric, a native of the Hampton Roads area in Virginia, lives in the city of Chesapeake. Eric has an associate degree in Religion and a bachelor’s degree in Theological Studies. He has served as a youth pastor, deacon, children’s Sunday school teacher, and many other positions within the church. Eric strives to proclaim the good news of God’s love to help others encounter Him and to help nurture them in their faith.