Destined To Win

Our vision is to see individuals become passionate about God’s heart for the lost and become proficient in education, life, social, and ministry.

Pastor Marquaello A. Futrell

About The Founder

Administrative Assistant Marquaello A. Futrell, Sr. is a native of St. Louis, Missouri. He continued his post-education at Oral Roberts University in Tulsa, Oklahoma where he double majored in Elementary Education and Pastoral Care Counseling.  However, he earned his Bachelor of Science degree in History and Political Science from Webster University. After College, he served the St. Louis Police Academy and served nine years in the St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department as a skillful Police Officer, thorough Field Trainer, and knowledgeable Investigator winning numerous awards and commendations from his leaders and peers.  In addition, he successfully completed the promotional track toward becoming a Field Sergeant but left the department soon after to go into full-time ministry.  

​Pastor Futrell is 3rd generation Church of God in Christ on his Father’s side and 5th generation COGIC on his mother’s side. His grandfather pastored Robertsville COGIC under the late Bishop Turner while his grandmother served as Bishop’s financial secretary. On his mother’s side, his heritage comes through the late Papa Mack Futrell. 

Pastor Futrell was saved and filled with the Holy Ghost at an early age.  He was licensed as a minister of the Gospel and ordained as an Elder in 2005 under the leadership of Bishop R. J. Ward, Jurisdictional Prelate, Eastern Missouri First Jurisdiction. He and his wife, Evangelist Missionary Kanesha Futrell, founded All Creation Family COGIC in August 2009.  He answered the Lord’s call into full-time ministry and began pastoring in November 2009. He successfully merged the All Creation Family COGIC and Northview Holiness Family Complex COGIC in July 2010. Pastor Futrell is now the Senior Pastor of All Creation Northview Holiness Family COGIC, Ferguson, MO.
Pastor Futrell is a family man.  He knows that his greatest and favorite titles will always be a loving husband and father. He is married to his best friend Evangelist Missionary Kanesha Futrell. Together they love and support their 5 children in their academic and athletic activities. Their only 16-year-old daughter has recently accepted her call to ministry and is the newest Aspiring Missionary in the W.B Laird district. He and his wife are entrepreneurs. 

Pastor Futrell is an anointed preacher and a prolific teacher of the truths of God’s Word. He walks in the Apostolic and Prophetic offices, laboring in prayer with souls that need to be saved, healed, and delivered. He loves people, is a giver, is hospitable, a praiser, and a huge supporter of women in ministry. 

Pastor Futrell was appointed Jurisdictional Sunday School Superintendent in 2012. He was a valuable contributor at the national level.  He was on the National Executive Staff for ISSD and served as a workshop instructor and Team Leader for Christian Discipleship for IDOE.  Pastor Futrell was elevated to District Superintendent of the newly formed W. B. Laird District in 2015. Upon his resignation as Jurisdictional Sunday School Superintendent, he was appointed to Administrative Assistant to Bishop R. J. Ward in October 2015. 
Pastor Futrell is Community-minded. He is very innovative in technology and he has been pivotal in revolutionizing church communications and presentations.  He is the Founder and President of Destined to Win Ministries (D2W). Destined 2 Win Ministries organizes annual conferences, community days, and Camp Destiny which provides foodservice through the COGIC Urban Initiatives USDA food program. All local church services can be viewed via the Internet, as well through the “Destined to Win” ministry radio broadcast heard weekdays at 4 pm on KXEN 1010AM, St. Louis, MO.