25 Year Anniversary History

A 25 Year History of God’s Blessings

Join with us each month this year as we share our ministry history with you, from the beginning to the present.


May: Writing Our First Book

As the landscape for marriage rapidly evolved in the USA, when the media and then the government attempted to redefine marriage and the family, Sam sensed an urgency to compile the things God had taught us into a book titled, What is Marriage? He understood that the only definition of marriage that mattered was the one God himself had ordained, and His divine design for marriage needed to be declared. That may sound like a simple task when he had taught and preached on biblical marriage principles for seven or eight years, but we were authors who did not like to write. Engineers and system analysts excel in numbers not composition. We had a deep conviction and passion for the subject, but were lacking in the skill of writing. But when God assigns a task, He supplies what is needed to complete the task.  Our oldest son had transitioned from home-school to the local high school to play ball. He came home telling us how much we would love his English teacher   Read More…


April Blog – Relocating to Tennessee

March Blog – International Expansion

February Blog – Laying the Foundation

January Blog – The Beginning

Pastor’s Testimonies

Pastor Mike Whitson Shares about Family Fortress Ministries.

Watch Pastor Bill Hegedus FFM Testimony

Bill Hegedus is the pastor under which Sam was called into the ministry.

Couples Testimonies

Tristan & Anna Harmon Share about Family Fortress Ministries.

25 Most Requested Messages by Evangelist Sam Wood

These messages are available by clicking on the message or by listening on the
Family Fortress Ministries App (go to your favorite app store to download).



Listen to More Sermons from Family Fortress

25 Family Books Recommended by Sam & Debbie

Each month we will add two more recommended books.



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