Discover the Heart Behind LionHeart Generation Ministries

Empowering a Generation, Igniting Transformation

Our Story

Journey of Restoration, Empowerment, and Transformation

Welcome to LIONHEART GENERATION Ministries, where our story is one of restoration, empowerment, and transformation. As a ministry called to impact the lives of young people, we have witnessed firsthand the power of God’s love to bring healing and wholeness. Our journey began with a deep burden to see this generation encounter the Father’s heart, find their true identity, and walk in the fullness of their purpose.

Through the years, we have witnessed countless lives being transformed as young hearts have experienced the overwhelming love of our Heavenly Father. Brokenness has been replaced with hope, confusion with clarity, and fear with courage. It is our joy and privilege to walk alongside young people, guiding them through mentorship, equipping them with practical tools, and providing a space for encountering the presence of God.

Through the lens of God’s love, we have seen lives restored, dreams ignited, and destinies unleashed. Our story is woven with the stories of countless young warriors who have stepped into their unique calling, bringing light to darkness, and impacting their spheres of influence. We believe that this generation carries within them a lionhearted spirit, bold and courageous, ready to change the world.

Join us in this ongoing journey of restoration, empowerment, and transformation. Together, let’s continue to unfold the story of God’s faithfulness and love, as we empower a generation to rise up and make a lasting impact in their families, communities, and beyond.

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Our Dedicated Team

Passionate Leaders Committed to Empowering the Next Generation

Richard B. Simmons

Founder & Apostle

Brian T. Shepherd

Pastor, Teacher & Mentor

Deon DuRandt

Prophet & Teacher

David Villatoro


Guiding Principles that Shape Our Ministry

Our Core Values


Love: Embracing hearts, transforming lives with the unconditional and relentless love of our Heavenly Father.

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Discipleship: Equipping and empowering the next generation to grow in their faith and walk in their God-given purpose.

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Impact: Empowering young leaders to make a lasting difference in their communities and shape the future with purpose.

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