Tyra Rains

Originally a Nebraska girl, Tyra moved to Oklahoma in her teenage years where she met, fell in love with and married her high school sweetheart. They’ve spent over two and a half decades raising three kids and devoting their lives to Jesus and His ministry. Currently they Pastor Your Place Church, which they would consider their family.

For nearly eight years she has been committed to seeing girls of all ages choose a life consumed with the love of God and choosing to live uncommon in a common world. What started out as a life group in Pryor, Oklahoma has now spread to multiple states in our nation, reaching hundreds of girls with a variety of lifestyles and stories.

Today you’d be likely to find Tyra leading Virtue and Created to Help, laughing with world changers and getting to know people in the core of who they are. Her passion for Jesus and people is contagious. It doesn’t take long to grasp her love for life and adventure which are displayed In the joy she finds from her Jeep “Dave,” boating, or really anything involving sunshine.