Pastor Edwards grew up knowing the Lord and serving in the church. God called him to ministry in 1968, and he attended Bethany Bible College for his training, where he met his wife, Candace and they began ministry together. They have three grown children, and three grandchildren. After serving as a youth pastor, his 42 years of ministry included churches in Oroville, Williams, Calif. for 21 years, and currently in Colusa Assembly of God. Pastor Edwards has been a public safety chaplain, substitute teacher in the public schools, and recovery counselor at a boys ranch.