Pastor Lewis Bumpers has been a faithful servant of the North Tulsa community for more than 50 years (children and families too numerous to mention can mark their survival and success by his tutelage). He was the pastor of Word of Life Outreach Ministries for 24 years.
Pastor Bumpers has served on the boards of many service organizations, such as John 3:16 missions, Mothers of Murdered Children, Rotary, and Sertoma Clubs. He has also served with Promise Keepers, Christian Ministers Alliance, Tulsa Cornerstone Assistance Network, Fan Into Flame Fellowship, and Charismatic Bible Fellowship. He has provided community leadership service as Recreation Director at Comanche Park community center from the late 1980s until 1995.
He is now Founder and Executive Director of Community Action Resource Association (C.A.R.A.), which provides food, clothing, and furniture assistance. C.A.R.A. also has an early childhood learning center and tutoring programs for year round educational enrichment for school aged children, as well as spring break and summer activities. He is known for the smile on his face and sharing God’s word. He works daily to fulfill God’s purpose for him, meeting the needs of those in need naturally, physically, and spiritually.