Pastoral Staff


Lead Pastors, Don and Darla Railey

Pastor Don Railey and his wife, Darla, have come to East Alton from the Atlanta, GA area to be the new Lead Pastors of First Assembly, in March, 2018.  They have been Evangelists, and have been the Pastors of churches in Florida, Georgia, North Carolina, Ohio, Michigan, and here in Illinois.  They have traveled overseas many times in missions work (mainly in Africa).  Don is a certified Leadership Trainer and Life Coach with the John Maxwell Team.  Darla is an accomplished musician both vocally and instrumentally. They have two sons, both in the ministry.


Assistant Pastor Rev. Tony Nickle

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