Pastor Toni Burt, affectionately known as "Pastor T," is a licensed minister of the gospel from Detroit, Michigan. She is a firm believer in equipping the body of Christ to have a deep relationship with God with a strong emphasis on faith and perseverance. Her mantra: "God hard or go home. Why be defeated, when the battle is already won!?

A registered nurse with specialty training in critical care nursing by trade, she is one of ten children and attended Wayne State University. She has been married to Dr. Orlando Burt for over 20 years and is the mom to three children, Erin and Ian, and Sparty (the chubby cocker spaniel).

In addition to family and ministry responsibilities, Pastor Toni is the co-founder and Vice President of the Word of Faith Christian Center, a 501(c)3 non-profit organization. In 2009, she received the Strong Women Award for Leadership. This award, presented in partnership with Wesley Medical Center (now Merrit-Wesley), Comcast Spotlight and Lifetime Television; honors women who inspire others to take action for the common good. Pastor Toni also leads our women's ministry, "Women of Virtue."