Terry and Judith Crist

About Terry and Judith

Terry and Judith Crist are the lead pastors of Hillsong Phoenix. As fifth generation pastors, they have been building the local church and helping hurting people for over 30 years. Terry is passionate about community transformation and promotes adoption and foster care through his work in state government. An avid outdoorsman and gifted communicator, he has adventured and preached the gospel in over 64 nations. Judith leads the executive staff, and has devoted her life to teaching, training leaders, and championing the cause of women through Sisterhood. They have three married sons, Terry III, Joshua, and Tyler,  but their true pride and joy is their grandson Asher Phoenix. The entire Crist family is engaged in loving, serving, and spreading the good news of Jesus throughout the Valley of the Sun.