Andy, his wife Leah and their two children, Avery and Caleb


As a founding and lead pastor of Desperation Church, Andy Heis is known for his charismatic and simplistic preaching style and his passion for people. Andy and his wife Leah have two children, Avery and Caleb, and live in Cullman, Alabama.

Andy is passionate about seeing a mighty move of God in our city, state, country, and throughout the world. He desires to impact the world for the Kingdom of God in every facet of his life and desires to be used by God to lead others to Christ. Andy has over twenty years of experience in ministry, twelve of which he served Gardendale First Baptist Church as the College and Singles Pastor.

Andy’s educational background includes a BA from Southeastern Bible College and a Masters of Divinity from New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary in Birmingham, Alabama.