Bishop Donald "DD" Hayes
Board Chairman Over 25 Years
Bishop Donald “DD” Hayes have been preaching the gospel since 1976. Bishop Hayes have worked extensively throughout the world establishing worship services in military chaplaincy. He is called frequently to minister at military base chapels. Bishop Hayes is a well-known, nationally and internationally. Bishop Hayes stands firm in the Word and power of God and has an uncanny way of delivering the Word.
Audiences around the world love to hear the bishop preach and minister under the anointing of the Holy Ghost. Bishop is the founder and pastor of the Gospel Inspirational Fellowship Tabernacle, inc. Bishop is the overseer of ministries in England, ministries in Texas, North Carolina, Georgia, Arkansas, and working extensively with churches in Africa. Bishop Hayes is also the head chaplain for the DFW Airport Interfaith Chaplaincy, the 4th busiest airport in the world and oversees an employment base of over 65,000 employees, and a staff of 20 chaplains.
Bishop Hayes resides in Fort Worth, TX with his wife and Co-Pastor Cheryl, an anointed woman of God. They labor together at the Gospel Inspirational Fellowship Tabernacle (G.I.F.T.) ministries based in Fort Worth, TX. Together they have raised three children, and have been blessed with five grandchildren.