(born July 1, 1931) is an American Christian minister
and Christian television
televangelist and personality who teaches Bible
studies both nationally and internationally.
As a young girl, Marilyn, whose parents were professing Methodists
, attended church only casually, but she became a born again Christian
when she was a teenager. In college, she studied Spanish
, intending to become a public high school teacher until she met her husband, Assemblies of God
pastor Wallace Hickey, who challenged her commitment to Christ and was her encouragement to become a Pentecostal
. The couple married, and after a short time in Texas returned to Denver to found Full Gospel Chapel. The church, now known as Orchard Road Christian Center, is now one of the largest churches in the Denver area, and currently meets in a former mall in Greenwood Village
. They have since turned over the pastorate to their daughter Sarah Bowling and son-in-law Reece Bowling.
Marilyn and Sarah TV program
Hickey has aired a television program since 1973, and since 1996 has co-hosted it with her daughter Sarah. Marilyn and Sarah
can be seen on various Christian networks such as Trinity Broadcasting Network (TBN)
and the DayStar Network
and independent stations in both the U.S. and across the globe, and also on web and podcasts, including the ministries website.
With her daughter Sarah and at times with her husband Wallace... Read More