Honoring the First Peoples of America
Multicultural Ministries of the United Pentecostal Church, Int'l
Rev Melvin Yazzie
Western U.S. Representative
Reverend Melvin Yazzie, is a full-blood member of the Navajo tribe. He and his wife Doris served as Pastor of Lighthouse United Pentecostal Church on the Navajo reservation in Newcomb, New Mexico from 1997 - 2015.
Rev. Yazzie has served in several positions in the Texico District; including Home Missions Secretary. The Yazzie's have worked with NAME in the Southwest since the beginning of the ministry in 2000.
The Yazzies’ have four children; Heather, Natalie, Faith, and Quintin, all involved in ministry. They are the proud grandparents of five handsome grandboys and one gorgeous grandgirl!