Our church was started in the early 50's after a tent revival conducted by Bro. T.W. Barnes in Arcadia. September 2008 we celebrated 55 years of revival in Arcadia.

Since May of 2007, FPCA has been pastored by Donnie Underwood and his wife Tanya. They have four children: Shayla, Kyle, Mack and Morgan.  Donnie is a Licensed Professional Counselor and a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist.  He is also a National Certified Counselor. He remains in clinical practice in Arcadia.  He is presently serving as the President of the Louisiana Association of Marriage and Family Counselors. He is also on the Louisiana American Red Cross State Health Services Committee.  Donnie is the American Red Cross Mental Health Liason for the State of Louisiana.  He has traveled the country extensively providing disaster mental health services and teaching disaster related classes. He is also a specialized trainer for military classes related to PTSD.  Prior to his appointment as pastor he served as Assistant Pastor for 14 years at FPCA.  Prior to serving at FPCA he was theSingles Minister at Bossier United Pentecostal Church.