- "The Basics Of The Deliverance Ministry"*: A 10-session video and discussion training seminar on the basic doctrines of the deliverance ministry. Based on seminar materials developed by C. Peter Wagner. Course syllabus developed by Pastor Ron.
- "Basic Christianity Series I course": An indepth 13-session course on the foundational teachings of the Christian faith. Utilizes both a study guide and a work book. Developed and written by Pastor Ron.
- "A Revelation of Music": A flexible, indepth seminar examination /discussion about the spiritual influences and direction of today's secular rap, hip-hop, rock, pop and R&B music and the satanic connections as revealed by the artists themselves. Includes video clips from actual concerts and interviews by many secular artists from the 60s through today. Excellent for youth. Utilizes video materials developed by Fight The Good Fight Ministries, "They Sold Their Soul For Rock and Roll" (http://www.goodfight.org/) and Elder C. Craig Lewis of Ex Ministries, "The Truth Behind Hip Hop" (www.exministries.com). Question/Answer session conducted afterwards.
- "Intercessory Prayer Seminar"*: An 8-session training seminar on the ministry of intercessory prayer. Based on seminar content developed by Pastor Dutch Sheets. Syllabus developed by Pastor Ron.
- "Warrior's Training": A multi-session training seminar that prepares participants for deliverance and spiritual warfare. Content and syllabus developed and written by Pastor Ron.
- "The Prayer Seminar": A multi-session seminar on the essential scriptural-based principles and explanations for effective prayer and intercession. Content developed by Pastor Ron.
- "Hit The Ground Running!": A practical, one hour leadership training seminar sharing principles for effective leadership. Content and syllabus developed by Pastor Ron.
- "Altar Worker's Seminar": A 2-hour workshop addressing the who, what, where, how and why of altar work using biblical principles. Originally developed to train leaders at South Sacramento Christian Center (2014). Content and syllabus developed by Pastor Ron.
(*Note: An asterisk indicates a guided seminar, where Pastor Ron has written a syllabus and guides participants through seminar materials developed or presented by another ministry or ministers.)
AA in Music Theory from Cosumnes River College
BA in Christian Theology from Advantage Bible College
Graduate and School Facilitator of Elijah House Prayer School Ministry
Award-winning Member of the Toast Masters International since 2006
Member of SEASAC songwriter's union
Toured & recorded with Voices of Rhema Gospel Group, Sacramento Fellowship Choir
Recorded with gospel artist Brian King on his debut CD, "A King's Dream"
Wrote and directed the play, "Off To See The Savior" (1985)
Established "Basic Christianity Series" Bible courses
Founder of As One Ministries
Established "The Spirit & Truth" Newsletter (Later known as "The Herald")
Christian Life Ministries Senior Pastor, 2001-2004
New Covenant Christian Ministries, Assoc. Pastor, 2005 to 2007
Victory Life Church, Staff Pastor, 2007 to 2010
South Sacramento Christian Center, Staff Pastor, Leadership Training Coordinator, 2010 to 2017
Word Place Ministries, Senior Pastor, April 2017 to present
Pastor Ron Barnes is the senior pastor of Word Place Church in Elk Grove, CA, and is an itinerant minister operating under As One Ministries. He is the former Sr. Pastor of Christian Life Ministries of Rancho Cordova and has a BA Degree in Christian Ministry from Advantage Bible College. A graduate of and a facilitator for the Elijah House Prayer Ministry School, he has a burden for strengthening and maturing the body in the foundational truths of the Christian faith, how the Bible works, and in training and educating them in the deliverance ministry, as well as hosting a number of open deliverance sessions throughout the year. He ministers at various churches and ministries in and around northern California.
Under As One Ministries, Pastor Ron also conducts several seminars, Bible courses and workshops on a variety of subjects, including (but not limited to): A Revelation of Secular and Christian Music, Spiritual Growth, Spiritual Warfare, Deliverance, Understanding Blessings & Curses, Prayer & Intercession, How The Word Works, End Time Revelations, The Symbolic Language of the Bible, Biblical Insights For Relationships, and many other such subjects. Pastor Ron operates in the office of a Pastor/Teacher; he is known for sharing deep revelation of the Word through anointed teaching with tremendous clarity and insight as well as humor.
Pastor Ron labors faithfully in the body of Christ as an Elijah House trained "Root to Fruit" deliverance counselor, and has written two Basic Christianity Bible courses, "Introduction To Basic Christianity" and "Basic Christianity Series I." He has also created a multi-session training course for deliverance workers, "Warrior's Training." In 2012, he published two Christian books: the biblical teaching book "Gold, Silver, Precious Stones," and a collection of his ministry blogs and email conversations entitled, "The Kingdom Chronicles."